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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

As one of its main resources, weather is an integral part of tourism. Yet little is known about how individual tourists experience the weather and how it affects the subjective perception of their holidays. The weather appears to have a prominent place in language and the use of the weather in...

Author(s)
Jeuring, J. H. G.; Peters, K. B. M.
Publisher
Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, USA
Citation
Journal of Vacation Marketing, 2013, 19, 3, pp 209-219
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
Full TextCABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for The cultural tourism sustainability mix applied to the development of contemplative tourism in Limburg, the Netherlands.

This chapter uses the context of the Roman Catholic tradition within the province of Limburg (Netherlands) to demonstrate how a religious site and its buildings can be utilized as a niche cultural tourist product. The chapter highlights the complexity of managing a site that is primarily focused on ...

Author(s)
Munsters, W.; Niesten, M.
ISBN
2013 CABI (H ISBN 9781845939236)
Type
Book chapter
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
Abstract

This issue brings together eight papers investigating the intersection of rural tourism, entrepreneurship and destination/community development from research in Canada, the USA, Australia, Chile and the Netherlands. The papers provide evidence of innovative practices in destination organization,...

Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Tourism Planning and Development, 2014, 11, 3, pp 257-370
Abstract

The cruise industry has experienced rapid growth in recent years and has become one of the most dynamic and fastest growing segments of the tourism industry. In light of this rapid growth, this study examined four dimensions of operational efficiency: occupancy rate and passengers carried per...

Author(s)
Lee, S.; Brezina, S.
Publisher
Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, USA
Citation
Tourism Economics, 2016, 22, 5, pp 1075-1086
Abstract

Tourism is on a rising curve from both policy and research perspectives. This paper presents new research advances on individual tourist behaviour and motives, with particular reference to the role of e-services in cultural heritage tourism. An innovative tool adopted here is (spatial)...

Author(s)
Leeuwen, E. van; Nijkamp, P.
Publisher
IP Publishing Limited, London, UK
Citation
Tourism Economics, 2010, 16, 2, pp 361-384

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