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Abstract

The objectives of this study are to: provide a comparative description of package and non-package tours from the UK travel market; identify the variables which distinguish the choice of package and non-package tours; and provide recommendations to travel and tourism organizations of host countries. ...

Author(s)
Hsieh, S.; O'Leary, J. T.; Morrison, A. M.
Publisher
International Business Press, Binghamton, USA
Citation
Global tourist behavior., 1994, pp 79-100
Abstract

Communication channels as a segmentation base provide a way of understanding what kind of information sources travellers use, and whether potential travellers in different groups vary in terms of sociodemographics, travel characteristics, media habits, and psychographic behaviour. Using cluster...

Author(s)
Hsieh, S.; O'Leary, J. T.
Citation
Journal of Travel & Tourism Marketing, 1993, 2, 2/3, pp 57-75
Abstract

Using selected activities from the 1983 US Nationwide Recreation Survey this paper addresses the following objectives: (1) the relationship between selected outdoor recreation activities and distance travelled; (2) the relationship between selected outdoor recreation activities and length of stay;...

Author(s)
O'Leary, J. T.; Uysal, M.; Dottavio, F. D.; Cordell, H. K.
Publisher
Academy of Marketing Science, University of Miami, Coral Gables, Florida, USA
Citation
Tourism services marketing: advances in theory and practice. Special conference series, volume II, 1986, 1986, pp 30-40
Abstract

Brief results are presented in the first paper (Smith, pp.151-156) of a survey of visitors from France and Japan to USA and Canadian national parks. Data are provided on sources of information, motivations, benefits sought, socioeconomic characteristics, preferred activities, and relative...

Author(s)
Smith, S. L. J.; O'Leary, J. T.; Uysal, M.
Publisher
Bureau of Economic and Business Research, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
Citation
Tourism research: expanding boundaries. Travel and Tourism Research Association Nineteenth Annual Conference, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, June 19-23, 1988., 1988, pp 151-156; 157-164
Abstract

Several tourism and related studies have used length of stay in their survey instruments and have reported related findings in the context of travel expenditures and visitor behaviour. However, they have not provided much information regarding the destination's importance and seasonal variation in...

Author(s)
Uysal, M.; Fesenmaier, D. R.; O'Leary, J. T.
Citation
Journal of Travel Research, 1994, 32, 3, pp 61-64