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An overview of the current status of domestic tourism in South Africa is presented. Individual sections examine: the provincial distribution of domestic tourists; domestic tourists motivations; expenditure patterns; the total economic contribution of tourism in South Africa; the economic...

Author(s)
Koch, E.; Massyn, P. J.
Publisher
Earthscan Publications Ltd, London, UK
Citation
The native tourist: mass tourism within developing countries, 2001, pp 142-171
Abstract

The Croatian tourism market is examined, covering: the economic situation in Croatia; tourist attractions and places of interest in Croatia; inbound tourism; travel habits of foreign tourists in Croatia; domestic tourism; outbound tourism; and Croatian travellers to Hungary. Forecasts for the...

Author(s)
Veszelka, K.
Publisher
Magyar Turizmus Rt., Budapest, Hungary
Citation
Turizmus Bulletin, 2002, 6, 1, pp 42-47
Abstract

This paper describes the outbound tourism market in Japan, based on statistics for the period 1990-99 from the Japan National Tourist Organization and the Japan Travel Bureau Foundation. After an introduction and a brief overview of international tourism, the paper discusses: the characteristics of ...

Publisher
World Tourism Organization (WTO), Madrid, Spain
Citation
Special Report - World Tourism Organization, 2000, No.6, pp 48 pp.
Abstract

The Americas form the second largest destination region in international tourism. The World Tourism Organization (WTO-OMT) reported 129 million tourist arrivals in this region in the year 2000 (excluding cruise passengers and day-visits), 5.5% above 1999, with receipts from international tourism...

Author(s)
Bar-On, R. R.
Publisher
IP Publishing Limited, London, UK
Citation
Tourism Economics, 2001, 7, 4, pp 413-428
Abstract

This paper describes the outbound tourism market of Australia, based on data for the period 1990-99 from the Australian Bureau of Statistics. After an introduction and a brief overview of international tourism, the paper describes: the characteristics of outbound travel (destination, purpose of...

Publisher
World Tourism Organization (WTO), Madrid, Spain
Citation
Special Report - World Tourism Organization, 2000, No.5, pp 39 pp.
Abstract

In Colorado, agritourism shows the potential to benefit agricultural producers and rural communities by generating additional income from consumers who are willing to pay for rural and agriculturally related experiences. This study uses a survey of Colorado agritourists to identify five distinct...

Author(s)
Sullins, M.; Moxon, D.; McFadden, D. T.
Publisher
Agricultural Economics Association of Georgia, Athens, USA
Citation
Journal of Agribusiness, 2010, 28, 2, pp 111-130
Abstract

About three fourths of new small tourism businesses fail within the first few years of operation mainly due to poor identification and lack of knowledge of their markets. While understanding visitor spending pattern is critical for the market to be economically viable and successful, research on...

Author(s)
Oh, J. Y. J.; Schuett, M. A.
Publisher
Taylor & Francis, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel & Tourism Marketing, 2010, 27, 1, pp 31-50
Abstract

This paper describes the outbound tourism market in the Republic of Korea. Statistical data for 1999 are provided by collaborations of the Ministry of Culture and Tourism of the Republic of Korea, Korea National Tourism Organization, Korea Tourism Research Institute, and many other organizations....

Publisher
World Tourism Organization (WTO), Madrid, Spain
Citation
Special Report - World Tourism Organization, 2000, No.4, pp 42 pp.
Abstract

Although tourism is one of the most dynamic economic activities worldwide, few studies have been conducted on the potential role of market segmentation based on visitors' expenditure level at the destination in order to define strategies for maximizing the economic benefits of tourism for local ...

Author(s)
Lima, J.; Eusébio, C.; Kastenholz, E.
Publisher
Routledge, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel & Tourism Marketing, 2012, 29, 7, pp 695-713
Full TextCABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Expenditure and stay behaviour of nature-based visitors: the case of Costa Rica.

This chapter explores the expenditure and stay behaviour of tourists, and the capacity of these two variables in improving the sustainability of a nature-based destination such as Costa Rica. Two equations explaining the expenditure and stay patterns of international tourists arriving in Costa Rica ...

Author(s)
Artal-Tur, A.; Briones-Peñalver, A. J.
ISBN
2016 CABI (H ISBN 9781780646978)
Type
Book chapter

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