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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

The increase in activity tourism as a special interest type of travel is discussed with reference to its potential in attracting visitors from countries such as the UK and Netherlands to the sparsely populated areas of eastern Europe. Examples from research carried out in Slovenia are used to...

Author(s)
Broek, M. van den
Citation
Tourism Recreation Research, 1997, 22, 2, pp 21-27
AbstractFull Text

Sport events are a driving force of the sport tourism market. The way they are organized as well as their attractiveness have a significant influence on the number of participants, therefore the organizers look for solutions that will ensure the highest attendance possible. The concept of...

Author(s)
Waśkowski, Z.
Publisher
Univerza na Primorskem, Portorož, Slovenia
Citation
Academica Turistica, 2016, 9, 2, pp 3-11, 123
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The purpose of this study is to model and empirically test international tourism demand for Turkey. For this purpose, panel co-integration and panel fully modified ordinary least squares (FMOLS) methods are employed for nine top tourist-generating countries. The results indicate that there is a...

Author(s)
Dogru, T.; Sirakaya-Turk, E.; Uysal, M.
Publisher
EuroCHRIE,
Citation
32nd EuroCHRIE conference "Hospitality and Tourism Futures", Dubai 6-9 October 2014, 2014, pp 40
Full TextCABI Book Info
Cover for Agritourism.

This book presents the depth of the new wave of agritourism apparent around the world. This book consists of four parts. The first section is an introduction to the economics of agritourism; it introduces the role of organization, management, logistics, safety, marketing, finance, economics and...

Author(s)
Sznajder, M.; Przezbórska, L.; Scrimgeour, F.
ISBN
2009 CABI (H ISBN 9781845934828)
Type
Book
Abstract

The purpose of this special issue is to provide a range of alternative tourism futures and directions in order to challenge present perspectives in an informed, thoughtful and considered way. Eight papers look at the future of sustainable tourism, literary festival tourism, family tourism, the ...

Author(s)
Yeoman, I.; Postma, A.
Publisher
Centre for Tourism Research & Development, Lucknow, India
Citation
Tourism Recreation Research, 2014, 39, 3, pp 293-452
Abstract

Savitch and Kantor explain divergent trajectories of urban development with the help of four variables, namely, market conditions, inter-governmental support, local culture and popular control in their theory. In this article, we apply Savitch and Kantor's theory to the urban tourism development...

Author(s)
Öztürk, H. E.; Terhorst, P.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
European Planning Studies, 2012, 20, 4, pp 665-683
Abstract

Motivation and interests of tourists are determining the development of new products and destinations, which meet the new demands of travelers. In this paper, we present a study on wine tourism, in particular the denomination of origin of Jerez-Xérès-Sherry in the Jerez area, where the bodegas...

Author(s)
Vieira-Rodríguez, Á.; López-Guzmán, T.; Rodríguez-García, J.
Publisher
Romanian-American Association of Project Managers for Education and Research (RAAPMER), Bucharest, Romania
Citation
Journal of Tourism Challenges and Trends, 2014, 7, 2, pp 9-26
Abstract

This report profiles the 5 most valuable outbound tourism markets in Europe (Germany, the UK, France, Italy, and the Netherlands), selected on the basis of their levels of travel expenditure: in 2002, their citizens spent a combined total of 151 146 million euro worldwide. For each country, data on ...

Author(s)
Cope, R.
Publisher
Mintel International Group Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Travel & Tourism Analyst, 2004, No.16, pp 1-54
Abstract

This chapter discusses Malta's position in terms of price competitiveness as an international tourist resort compared with other Mediterranean countries. It also considers non-price factors which influence tourism demand. It compares prices of package holidays from the UK, Germany, and the...

Author(s)
Briguglio, L.; Vella, L.
Publisher
John Wiley & Sons, Chichester, UK
Citation
Island tourism: management principles and practice., 1995, pp 133-147

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