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The paper examines which travel risks are more salient for tourists' destination choice. An integrated travel-decision risk typology with survey data from 835 potential tourists is developed and tested. Specifically, this paper explores the interplay of risk types, tourist attributes and ...

Author(s)
Karl, M.; Muskat, B.; Ritchie, B. W.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Journal of Destination Marketing & Management, 2020, 18,
Abstract

Ethical decisions to visit disappearing destinations are self-serving and influences feed into self-interest. Data were collected from a sample of pre-, during- and post-visit tourists to Venice and Svalbard, using expressive techniques and scenarios using the Hunt-Vitell model to understand...

Author(s)
Hindley, A.; Font, X.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Current Issues in Tourism, 2017, 20, 16, pp 1684-1700
Abstract

This study was quantitative by means of the survey method. 421 questionnaires were used with tourists evaluating the memorable tourist experiences based on the Aroeira, Dantas and Gosling model (2016), identifying: the country, which was related to the memorable tourist experience chosen as the...

Author(s)
Garlet, V.; Grellmann, C. P.; Gai, M. J. P.; Madruga, L. R. da R. G.
Publisher
Instituto Superior de Ciencias Educativas (ISCE), Odivelas, Portugal
Citation
Tourism and Hospitality International Journal, 2019, 12, 2, pp 76-91
AbstractFull Text

This study was designed to identify the relative importance vacation motives as perceived by the tourist visiting Langkawi Island, Kedah, Malaysia. In addition, this study also explored the underlying dimensions of the vacation motives and determinants factors. Questionnaires were distributed using ...

Author(s)
Wei LeeHeng; Zarul Fitri Zaaba; Mohd Azam Osman; Tarmiji Masron
Publisher
University of the Aegean, Chios, Greece
Citation
Tourismos, 2016, 11, 2, pp 77-91
AbstractFull Text

Selection of the best hotel for vacations requires a highly complex decision-making process. This complexity stems from factors including, but not limited to, the products of the hotel, information regarding the hotel and personal preferences. Determining the factors which affect the selection of...

Author(s)
Göral, R.
Publisher
Conscientia Beam, Singapore, Singapore
Citation
Journal of Tourism Management Research, 2020, 7, 1, pp 11-31
Abstract

This paper examines the statistical significance of socio-demographic variables with reference to perception of Australia as a tourist destination among a sample of 675 West Malaysians. To the variables of age, gender, educational attainment, and household income are added the variables of...

Author(s)
Mohsin, A.; Ryan, C.
Publisher
Centre for Tourism Research & Development, Lucknow, India
Citation
Tourism Recreation Research, 2004, 29, 3, pp 27-33
Full TextCABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Introducing vacation decision making.

This chapter introduces the three words of the title: vacation decision making (DM). First, the major paradigms used to investigate DM is presented, both general and consumer-specific theories are discussed. Second, the major variables influencing the vacationer's DM process (DMP) are briefly...

Author(s)
Decrop, A.
ISBN
2006 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9781845930400)
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Book chapter

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