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Employees of companies from many, if not all, industry sectors on a global arena are involved into diverse forms of mobility, business travel among them. Focusing on the segment of university employees, current research seeks to investigate their business travel behavior, not only analyzing the...

Author(s)
Tretyakevich, N.
Publisher
University of Mauritius, Mauritius
Citation
4th Advances in Hospitality & Tourism Marketing & Management Conference, Mauritius, 25-27 June 2014, 2014, pp 368-397
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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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This multiphase and empirical study explores the best communication style for reaching different international tourism markets and provides an understanding of how purchase decisions could be better influenced in travel brochures. A pre-test experiment evaluated the perceived emotionality and...

Author(s)
Wehrli, R.; Priskin, J.; Demarmels, S.; Schaffner, D.; Schwarz, J.; Truniger, F.; Stettler, J.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Current Issues in Tourism, 2017, 20, 13, pp 1375-1394
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Cover for Tourist destination governance: practice, theory and issues.

This book examines the political order and the issues, processes and approaches in applying governance insights to tourist destinations. The book consists of 16 chapters presented in three parts. Part I introduces the reader to the issues and considerations of tourist destination governance. The...

Author(s)
Laws, E.; Richins, H.; Agrusa, J.; Scott, N.
ISBN
2011 CABI (H ISBN 9781845937942)
Type
Book
Abstract

This paper intends to analyze: (1) how information sources, eWOM, and image influence the intention to visit a medical tourism destination; (2) the moderating role of culture and (3) cross-cultural differences based on Hofstede's individualism and uncertainty avoidance. A total of 534 responses...

Author(s)
Hoz-Correa, A. de la; Muñoz-Leiva, F.
Publisher
Routledge, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel & Tourism Marketing, 2019, 36, 2, pp 204-219
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In 1972 a group of Swiss and German travel agency directors came to Spain to visit the region of La Mancha in order to learn about the tourist resources that this region could offer. During General Franco's dictatorship, tourist activities experienced a boom through foreign mass tourism mainly...

Author(s)
Torres Camacho, J. N.
Publisher
Universidad de Murcia, Murcia, Spain
Citation
Cuadernos de Turismo, 2015, 35, pp 399-423, 493-496
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The popularity of rural areas, as a possibility to spend the vacation has increased in recent years, in most countries. Changes in attitudes were parallel with changes in European styles to taking the holidays, but also in preferences to return to nature, and various local products. At the European ...

Author(s)
Ciolac, R.; Csosz, I.; Petroman, I.; Petroman, C.; Iancu, T.; Hurmuzache, T.; Dincu, A. M.; Marin, D.
Publisher
Banat's University of Agricultural Science and Veterinary Medicine, Timisoara, Romania
Citation
Scientific Papers: Animal Science and Biotechnologies, 2015, 48, 1, pp 316-319
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Tourist destination branding has become a major element in tourism marketing. However, it could potentially be the case that tourists are unaware of brands intentionally constructed by destination marketing organizations (DMOs) because they do not even recognize the main identifier as represented...

Author(s)
Beritelli, P.; Laesser, C.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Journal of Destination Marketing & Management, 2018, 8, pp 1-13
Abstract

Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to provide a first evaluation of the effectiveness of the early bird discount on ski lift tickets by estimating the impact on hotel overnight stays of the Saas-Fee destination. Design/methodology/approach: The difference-in-differences (DID) approach is used to ...

Author(s)
Falk, M.; Scaglione, M.
Publisher
Emerald Publishing, Bingley, UK
Citation
Tourism Review, 2018, 73, 4, pp 480-491
Abstract

This paper contributes to the comparative tourism sustainability debate in the context of mountain tourism destinations. It is based on a published three-dimensional Mountain Destination Innovation Model (MDIM) which claims that tourism development depends on a destination's innovation levels, and...

Author(s)
Kuščer, K.; Mihalič, T.; Pechlaner, H.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Journal of Sustainable Tourism, 2017, 25, 4, pp 489-504

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