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Tourism industry in the past two decades is increasingly subsuming the identity of an experience industry. Within the framework of the global crisis, Greece seeks for a way of rejuvenating, differentiating and upgrading in quality a "tired" tourism product within a broader framework of an enriched...

Author(s)
Vasileiou, M.; Tsartas, P.; Stogiannidou, M.
Publisher
University of the Aegean, Chios, Greece
Citation
Tourismos, 2016, 11, 3, pp 210-226
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Cruise tourism is on its way to becoming the new mass tourism and hospitality product. However, existing research on the sustainability of the cruise industry reveals that negative impacts often outweigh the positive. Criticism includes for example, unequal distribution of economic benefits,...

Author(s)
Römhild-Raviart, J.; Weeden, C.; Jarvis, N.; Pantelidis, I.
Publisher
Intellect Books, Bristol, UK
Citation
Hospitality and Society, 2019, 9, 1, pp 31-51
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This paper defines gastronomic tourism, presents a demographic profile of gastronomic tourists, and discusses the drivers of the gastronomic tourism market. The paper also describes two forms of gastronomy (cookery schools and spa cuisine) and current gastronomic trends, as well as other niche ...

Author(s)
Loverseed, H.
Publisher
Mintel International Group Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Travel & Tourism Analyst, 2009, No.4, pp 1-42
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The western region is the poorest area of China, and much needs to be done to lift poorer families in the region out of poverty. The western region is an area of natural beauty and it possesses rich tourism resources. Therefore, it has an intrinsic comparative advantage and it can exploit its...

Author(s)
Yang Xia; Liu XiaoYing
Publisher
Tourism College of Beijing Union University, Beijing, China
Citation
Tourism Tribune, 2013, 28, 6, pp 47-55
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This special issue on contemporary tourism marketing issues in Japan contains 15 papers dealing with: resident perceptions of tourism and its development; destination image and satisfaction; the attitudes, preferences and behaviour of inbound and outbound tourists; tourist interactions and...

Author(s)
Lee, T.; Oguchi, T.
Publisher
Routledge, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel & Tourism Marketing, 2016, 33, 5, pp 567-782
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The purpose of this study was to investigate the convergence hypothesis of tourism markets in seasonal unit roots framework by taking account of seasonal behaviours of tourist arrivals' differential series. We use the seasonal unit roots test for monthly data and we handle the case of Turkey's 20...

Author(s)
Hepsag, A.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Anatolia, 2016, 27, 2, pp 177-188
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The purpose of this paper is to invoke a Foucauldian framework in order to re-think the development of community-based tourism by focusing on the relationship between intermediaries and rural and isolated area communities in Papua New Guinea. Foucault's concepts of power/knowledge and...

Author(s)
Wearing, S.; McDonald, M.
Publisher
Multilingual Matters Ltd, Clevedon, UK
Citation
Journal of Sustainable Tourism, 2002, 10, 3, pp 191-206
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One of the major implications of climate change for tourism destinations is the potential impact that mitigation policies aimed at reducing greenhouse gas emissions from the rapidly growing aviation sector could have on travel costs and tourist mobility. Such impact is particularly salient for...

Author(s)
Gössling, S.; Peeters, P.; Scott, D.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Third World Quarterly, 2008, 29, 5, pp 873-901
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The aim of this paper is to determine the attractiveness potential for certain types of rural tourism in Slavonia and Baranja. Tourist attraction is the main reason for tourist travel, and functional classification creation of tourist attractions is a precondition for the identification,...

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Sudarić, T.; Zmaić, K.; Petrić, B.
Publisher
University of Zagreb, Faculty of Agriculture, Zagreb, Croatia
Citation
50th Croatian & 10th International Symposium on Agriculture, 16-20 February 2015, Opatija, Croatia. Proceedings, 2015, pp 169-173
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Langkawi Island is most competitive tourist destination in Malaysia. Tourism industry in Langkawi boost in late 1980's after this destination declared as free-duty Island. From 2005 until 2011, tourism industry in Langkawi Island always recorded the positive growth and the next development will...

Author(s)
Norizawati Mohd Ayob; Azizul Ahmad; Badaruddin Mohamed
Publisher
Sustainable Tourism Research Cluster, Penang, Malaysia
Citation
Proceedings of International Conference on Tourism Development, 'Building the future of tourism', Penang, Malaysia, 4-5 February 2013, 2013, pp 301-309

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