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Purpose: The cruise sector has undergone a significant transformation over the past decades, rendering it amongst the fastest growing tourism segments. Nevertheless, cruise holidays represent a relatively small fraction of the entire tourism sector; and so do their economic impacts and...

Author(s)
Papathanassis, A.
Publisher
Emerald Publishing, Bingley, UK
Citation
Tourism Review, 2020, 75, 1, pp 130-135
Abstract

Gaming as a cutting-edge concept has recently been used by some innovative tourism sectors as a marketing tool and as a method of deeper engagement with visitors. This research aims to explore the gamification trend and its potential for experience development and tourism marketing. Using a focus...

Author(s)
Xu FeiFei; Tian Feng; Buhalis, D.; Weber, J.; Zhang HongMei
Publisher
Routledge, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel & Tourism Marketing, 2016, 33, 8, pp 1124-1142
Abstract

Purpose: This paper aims to discuss the evolution of the cultural tourism market and what its future may be. Design/methodology/approach: Instead of seeing the cultural tourism market as homogeneous, a segmentation model was developed based on the centrality of culture in the overall decision...

Author(s)
McKercher, B.
Publisher
Emerald Publishing, Bingley, UK
Citation
Tourism Review, 2020, 75, 1, pp 126-129
Abstract

Established inbound tour operators (ITOs) are being challenged by emerging competitors that have embraced technology-enabled innovations, including aspects that are associated with the collaborative or sharing economy. A variety of suppliers across the supply chain are now able to form a direct...

Author(s)
Hsu YangChan [Hsu, Y. C. A. ]; King, B.; Wang Dan; Buhalis, D.
Publisher
Springer Berlin, Heidelberg, Germany
Citation
Information Technology and Tourism, 2016, 16, 4, pp 413-433
Abstract

Gamification has become a focus of attention in an increasing number of fields including business, education, and health care. Through a wide range of applications and support functions, its potential for the tourism industry is significant. Gamification of tourism can contribute to a more...

Author(s)
Xu FeiFei; Buhalis, D.; Weber, J.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Tourism Management, 2017, 60, pp 244-256
Abstract

Purpose: This paper aims to analyse the development of the pilgrimage phenomenon over the past few decades. Pilgrimage was the first tourism mobility to come into existence thousands of years ago. In recent decades, its significance has decreased, as other tourism segments have gained prominence....

Author(s)
Collins-Kreiner, N.
Publisher
Emerald Publishing, Bingley, UK
Citation
Tourism Review, 2020, 75, 1, pp 145-148
Abstract

This chapter presents the findings of a study into the economic contribution of tourists with disabilities to the Australian economy. The importance of including economic modelling within the research project is that rudimentary market estimates of tourists with disabilities in Australia were...

Author(s)
Dwyer, L.; Darcy, S.
Publisher
Channel View Publications Ltd, Bristol, UK
Citation
Accessible tourism: concepts and issues, 2011, pp 214-240
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Purpose: This paper aims to outline the context for social tourism as an approach that can help deliver societal goals, such as reducing inequalities, as well as benefits for deserving beneficiaries and the tourism industry. The paper highlights how social tourism can develop in the future....

Author(s)
McCabe, S.
Publisher
Emerald Publishing, Bingley, UK
Citation
Tourism Review, 2020, 75, 1, pp 61-64
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Information Communication Technology (ICT) has had a large impact on the tourism industry. In Mainland China (hereafter known as China), the increasing popularity of Internet applications to its tourism industry is evident by the rapid growth of Chinese tourism websites. In 2005, e-tourism in China ...

Author(s)
Qi ShanShan; Law, R.; Buhalis, D.
Publisher
Haworth Hospitality Press, Binghamton, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel & Tourism Marketing, 2008, 25, 2, pp 182-198
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Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to provide a brief perspective on the growth of business travel over the past 60 years and how it may unfold in the future, highlighting certain themes and noting limitations in the research. Design/methodology/approach: This paper is based on selected academic ...

Author(s)
Lubbe, B.
Publisher
Emerald Publishing, Bingley, UK
Citation
Tourism Review, 2020, 75, 1, pp 113-116

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