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This book highlights the key trends in China outbound travel over the past five years such as the market's size and value, growth in trip volume and spending, purpose of trip, the structure and role of the travel trade, online distribution and other factors driving demand. The book consists of...

Publisher
World Tourism Organization (WTO), Madrid, Spain
Citation
The Chinese outbound travel market with special insight into the image of Europe as a destination, 2008, pp xviii + 178 pp.
Abstract

This paper looks behind the tourism statistics of the Irish Republic and Northern Ireland for 2005 and the preceding years. Significant trends are revealed such as: (i) Northern Ireland visitor numbers are growing from a small base, but its share of holidaymakers remains low; (ii) the North...

Author(s)
Corr, F.
Publisher
Jemma Publications, Sandycove, Irish Republic
Citation
Hotel & Catering Review, 2006, 39, 10, pp 22-23
Abstract

While the 2005 figures on Irish tourism are encouraging, it is argued that they disguise a number of worrying trends that have been evident for some years now. First, tourism is becoming increasingly dependent on the UK market. In addition, some 44% of all visitors from Britain come to Ireland to...

Author(s)
Corr, F.
Publisher
Jemma Publications, Sandycove, Irish Republic
Citation
Hotel & Catering Review, 2006, 39, Directory, pp 25, 27
Abstract

This study (1) explores trends in the propensity to take holiday trips abroad in 12 EU countries by comparing data for 1985 and 1997 and (2) finds explanations for the observed development. The study was based on Eurobarometer survey data, which cover 24 907 respondents. Log-linear models show that ...

Author(s)
Toivonen, T.
Publisher
IP Publishing Limited, London, UK
Citation
Tourism Economics, 2004, 10, 4, pp 403-417
Abstract

Data on the holiday travel propensity and travel frequency of EU residents in 2001, as well as on the travel market potential in the EU countries, are presented and discussed.

Publisher
Institute for Tourism, Zagreb, Croatia
Citation
Tourism (Zagreb), 2003, 51, 3, pp 337-338
Abstract

This research note examines the changes in mountain tourism in Sweden during the last 20 years (1980-2000), asking in which areas mountain tourism is increasing or decreasing, what the changes in different activity participation rates are, and what might account for those changes. It is indicated...

Author(s)
Fredman, P.; Heberlein, T. A.
Publisher
Pergamon Press, Oxford, UK
Citation
Annals of Tourism Research, 2003, 30, 2, pp 485-488
Abstract

This paper reviews recent developments in the youth tourism and backpacking markets. Youth traveller profiles, destinations, trip characteristics, motivations and activities, and expenditures and economic contribution, are discussed. Case studies are then presented of backpacking in Thailand,...

Author(s)
Richards, G.; King, B.
Publisher
Mintel International Group Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Travel & Tourism Analyst, 2003, No.6, pp 1-23
Abstract

This paper describes German tourist expenditure in different destinations in 1999-2000. Travel demand is fuelled by a strong economy, high incomes, 6 weeks of paid holidays, the availability of new destinations, declining cost of travel, increased travel experience and the desire to travel abroad....

Author(s)
Poon, A.
Publisher
Travel & Tourism Intelligence, London, UK
Citation
Travel & Tourism Analyst, 2000, No. 4, pp 17-36
Abstract

This article briefly reviews the scale of expansion in domestic tourism in China and summarizes 3 important factors contributing to that great change. In search of development trends, the article examines the main products of domestic tourism and government policy changes that influence tourism...

Author(s)
Wu BiHu; Zhu Hong; Xu XiaoHuan
Publisher
MCB University Press Ltd, Bradford, UK
Citation
International Journal of Contemporary Hospitality Management, 2000, 12, 5, pp 296-299
Abstract

The underlying economic influences on leisure travel behaviour in the UK are examined. This involves looking at tourism, holidays and recreation travel by British residents. According to the National Travel Survey, leisure is the main purpose for 29% of all trips, only one in six of which are for ...

Author(s)
Gratton, C.; Taylor, P.
Citation
Leisure Management, 1986, 6, 6, pp 29-30

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