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Cover for Generation Y: perspectives of quality in youth adventure travel experiences in an Australian backpacker context.

This chapter examines the importance of quality to Gen-Y youth adventure travellers and backpackers in Australia. Fourteen youth adventure travellers participated in focus groups, another 16 travellers participated in interviews and 8 youth adventure travellers completed travel diaries. The youth...

Author(s)
Jennings, G.; Cater, C.; Lee YoungSook; Ollenburg, C.; Ayling, A.; Lunny, B.
ISBN
2009 CABI (H ISBN 9781845936013)
Type
Book chapter
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Author(s)
Huang, L.
Publisher
International Program in Hotel and Tourism Management, Siam University, Bangkok, Thailand
Citation
The Proceedings of 1st World Conference on Hospitality, Tourism and Event Research and International Convention and Expo Summit 2013, Bangkok, Thailand, 25th-28th May 2013, 2013, pp 605-606
Abstract

This special issue focuses on food in Asian cities, including Western cities with significant Asian populations. It brings together seven research papers that together draw attention to the everyday culinary habits, rituals, creativity, and sensory experiences that are collectively used to nurture...

Author(s)
Low, K. E. Y.; Ho, L. E. E.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Food, Culture and Society: An International Journal of Multidisciplinary Research, 2018, 21, 1, pp 2-117
Abstract

Each of the seven case studies presented in this issue illustrates one or several ways that tourism inflects local community arrangements - life styles, identities, and politics. The studies presented, from small resorts on the Adriatic to major urban centres like Hiroshima and Detroit, reveal that ...

Publisher
Sage Publications Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Tourist Studies, 2016, 16, 4, pp 343-477
Abstract

The forecasting of international tourist arrivals is normally done on a per country basis. The volume of tourist flow varies widely among countries, largely depending on their population size but also on their openness to tourism. This paper uses data for Austria, China (PRC), Canada, the Cook...

Author(s)
Vu, J. C.
Publisher
IP Publishing Limited, London, UK
Citation
Tourism Economics, 2006, 12, 2, pp 263-276
Abstract

Tourism's basic telecommunication requirements (Kennedy, pp.57-62) examines some future scenarios of tourism and argues that tourism marketing in the future will be led by the host communities. Appropriately designed telecom and information infrastructures and services will be essential in this...

Author(s)
Kennedy, I. (et al.)
Publisher
Pacific Telecommunications Council, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
Citation
Telecommunications and the travel industry: impacts on national and regional development. Papers from the PTC mid-year seminar, Bali, Indonesia, May 1991., 1991, pp 55-99
Abstract

Travel route recommendation services that recommend a sequence of points-of-interest (POIs) for tourists are very useful in location-based social networks (LBSNs). Currently, most of the work that addresses this task are focusing on personalization and POI features, which estimate user-location...

Author(s)
Sun JunJie; Zhuang ChenYi; Ma Qiang
Publisher
Texas A & M University Press, College Station, USA
Citation
e-Review of Tourism Research, 2019, 16, 2/3, pp 73-83
Abstract

The distance of travel has been considered an important determinant of travel decisions. As a result several tourism demand studies have incorporated distance among their explanatory variables. However, while the role of distance has been extensively investigated in relation to tourist arrivals,...

Author(s)
Anastasopoulos, P.
Citation
Annals of Tourism Research, 1991, 18, 4, pp 663-666
Abstract

Levels of government financial support for agriculture are high in most countries with developed economies. For example in EU countries, the value of government support is US$300-943/ha agricultural land, in Japan it averages US$473/ha, in the United States US$40-400/ha, and in Canada US$83-188/ha. ...

Author(s)
Zhuchenko, A. A.
Publisher
Ekonomika Sel'skokhozyaistvennykh i Pererabatyvayushchikh Predpriyatii, Moscow, Russia
Citation
Ekonomika Sel'skokhozyaĭstvennykh i Pererabatyvayushchikh Predpriyatiĭ, 2013, No.2, pp 22-28
Abstract

The study looks at the evolution of real exchange rates during the 1980s for 10 of the world's leading tourism origin markets: USA, Canada, Germany, UK, France, Switzerland, Italy, Japan, Australia and New Zealand. In each case, real exchange rate movements are charted for the major destinations...

Citation
Travel & Tourism Analyst, 1991, No. 4, pp 49-75

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