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Competition raises in tourism market has forced tour operators to diversification of tourism products for creating product value. Diversification of products has the feature to determine tour operators succeed in tourism market. While rapidly changing life conditions has been pushing people embark...

Author(s)
Ergüven, M. H.
Publisher
Journal of Academic Social Science Studies, Lorient, France
Citation
Journal of Academic Social Science Studies, 2015, No.36, pp 223-234
Abstract

This paper examines the similarities and differences in demand for coastal and marine tourism activities and experiences from three European markets. Long-haul travellers from the United Kingdom and Germany in 1996 (n=1200) and The Netherlands in 1993 (n=1125) were studied using archival survey...

Author(s)
Moscardo, G.; Pearce, P.; Green, D.; O'Leary, J. T.
Publisher
Multilingual Matters Ltd, Clevedon, UK
Citation
Journal of Sustainable Tourism, 2001, 9, 3, pp 212-227
Abstract

This empirical study analyzes the relationship between the sentiments in online media with regard to travel destinations and corresponding tourist arrivals. We expect the media reports on political and economic instability and turmoil to enhance tourist arrival nowcasts and forecasts, as they can...

Author(s)
Starosta, K.; Budz, S.; Krutwig, M.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Applied Economics, 2019, 51, 14, pp 1558-1573
Abstract

Despite a busy lifestyle - or perhaps as a result of a stressful lifestyle - more people than ever before make leisure trips, sometimes for a long time but in many cases just for short periods. Modern telecommunication technology brings attractive tourist destinations directly into the living rooms ...

Author(s)
Leeuwen, E. S. van; Nijkamp, P.
Publisher
Inderscience Enterprises Ltd, Geneva, Switzerland
Citation
International Journal of Sustainable Development, 2011, 14, 3/4, pp 262-289
Abstract

This paper examines the empirical validity of the tourism-led growth hypothesis in the top ten tourist destinations in the world (China, France, Germany, Italy, Mexico, Russia, Spain, Turkey, the United Kingdom, and the United States) using the quantile-on-quantile (QQ) approach and a new index of...

Author(s)
Shahzad, S. J. H.; Shahbaz, M.; Ferrer, R.; Kumar, R. R.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Tourism Management, 2017, 60, pp 223-232
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In this study, the author used Iso-Ahola's 'optimal arousal theory' for segmenting German tourists visiting Side, Antalya-Turkey. Three market segments were identified and named as 'Highly excited', 'Self-focused', and 'Incurious' based on motivation levels. Following, demographic and trip related...

Author(s)
Albayrak, T.
Publisher
Sun Yat-sen University and Washington State University, Guangzhou, China
Citation
Conference proceedings, the 6th Advances in Hospitality and Tourism Marketing and Management Conference, Guangzhou, China, 14-17 July 2016, 2016, pp 86-92
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For over a decade tourism industry remains as one of the major contributing sectors of economic growth in Malaysia. Multiculture, abundance of the natural beauty, warm weather and political stability continue to encourage foreign tourists to visit Malaysia. This study attempts to investigate the...

Author(s)
Nurbaizura, B.; Zainudin, A.
Publisher
Universiti Putra Malaysia, Serdang, Malaysia
Citation
Proceedings of the International Conference on Natural Resources, Tourism and Services Management 2015, Sabah, Malaysia, 15-17 April 2015, 2015, pp 294-299
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In Europe, rural tourism has experienced a stronger development in the late nineteenth and early twentieth century, as a result of technical progress in the field of transportation, modernizing railways and roads, but also the automotive and aviation industry. One of the main attributes of rural...

Author(s)
Chiran, A.; Jităreanu, A. F.; Gîndu, E.; Ciornei, L.
Publisher
Banat's University of Agricultural Science and Veterinary Medicine, Timisoara, Romania
Citation
Lucrări Științifice, Universitatea de Științe Agricole Și Medicină Veterinară a Banatului, Timisoara, Seria I, Management Agricol, 2016, 18, 1, pp 225-234
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Festivals have been increasingly utilized as cultural tourism attractions and an effective image maker for destinations. In the intensively competitive international tourism market, promotion of events requires in-depth cross-cultural research so that proper marketing strategies can be made based ...

Author(s)
Yang XiaoYang; Reeh, T.; Kreisel, W.
Publisher
Routledge, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Journal of China Tourism Research, 2011, 7, 4, pp 377-395
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Agritourism as one of the specific forms within rural tourism is increasingly gaining in importance in the world, positively matching its offer to the modern men's need to escape from urban areas to the regenerating peace and tranquility of rural areas. So this work paper has Split-Dalmatia County...

Author(s)
Vrsaljko, A.; Viljac, M.
Publisher
Hrvatsko Agronomsko Društvo, Zagreb, Croatia
Citation
Agronomski Glasnik, 2015, 77, 4/6, pp 185-206

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