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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
AbstractFull Text

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

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

School travel represents a distinct segment of the tourism market, with its own market characteristics. It is without doubt a sizeable business, generating a large flow of both day visits and overnight stays. The research puts the European market at almost 100 million visits a year. However, the...

Author(s)
Cooper, C.
Citation
Travel & Tourism Analyst, 1999, No. 5, pp 89-106
Abstract

New sources of geolocated information, associated with big data and social networks, show great promise for geographical research, especially in the field of tourism geography. Photo-sharing services comprise one of these sources. The aim of this article is to demonstrate the potential of...

Author(s)
García-Palomares, J. C.; Gutiérrez, J.; Mínguez, C.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Applied Geography, 2015, 63, pp 408-417
Abstract

This report discusses the developments and prospects of camping and caravanning in Europe. Camping and caravanning are defined by two features: both are dependent on holiday parks which are designated for holidaymakers of this type; and such holidays are undertaken by tourists who have invested in, ...

Author(s)
Ball, M.
Publisher
Mintel International Group Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Travel & Tourism Analyst, 2009, No.18, pp 1-47
Abstract

While tourism has received increasing attention for its potential in contributing to economic and social progress, destination regions have to work increasingly hard to create or maintain a share of the tourism market. Much depends on how destination regions market their 'images', i.e. whether they ...

Author(s)
Goodall, B.; Ashworth, G.
Publisher
Croom Helm Ltd., Beckenham, Kent, UK
Citation
Marketing in the tourism industry: the promotion of destination regions., 1988, pp 244pp.
Abstract

Structural equation modelling is used to analyse quarterly tourist flow data from the UK to seven major destinations (France, Germany, Greece, Italy, Netherlands, Portugal and Spain) over the period 1978 to 1995, where the visit data are disaggregated into holiday, business and VFR (visiting...

Author(s)
Turner, L. W.; Reisinger, Y.; Witt, S. F.
Citation
Tourism Economics, 1998, 4, 4, pp 301-323
Abstract

This chapter first describes different issues regarding tourism development in heritage cities, principally citing evidence from seven European art cities (Aix-en-Provence, France; Amsterdam, Netherlands; Bruges, Belgium; Florence, Italy; Oxford, UK; Salzburg, Austria; and Venice, Italy). It then...

Author(s)
Borg, J. van der
Publisher
Ashgate Publishing Ltd., Aldershot, UK
Citation
The challenge of tourism carrying capacity assessment: theory and practice, 2004, pp 163-179

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