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The study evaluated images of tourism destinations in diverse culture and nature destinations in Nigeria. 880 domestic and foreign tourists were surveyed by systematic random sampling. The study employed colour photographs and structured questionnaires to evaluate the destination preferences and...

Author(s)
Awaritefe, O. D.
Publisher
Institute for Tourism, Zagreb, Croatia
Citation
Tourism (Zagreb), 2004, 52, 3, pp 235-254
Abstract

This study develops a conceptual research model to identify and induce local and international tourists to visit historical attractions and facilities in Kumasi the Ashanti region of Ghana. Websites provide valuable information about tourism destination marketing and tourism products to visitors...

Author(s)
Kotoua, S.; Ilkan, M.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Asia Pacific Journal of Tourism Research, 2017, 22, 6, pp 666-680
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Focusing on the political economy of the international tourism sector in the era of globalization and its impact in developing contexts, this book employs a case study analysis of South Africa to assess how international tourism as a global system of trade, production, exchange and governance...

Author(s)
Cornelissen, S.
Publisher
Ashgate Publishing Ltd., Aldershot, UK
Citation
The global tourism system: governance, development and lessons from South Africa, 2005, pp xi + 194 pp.
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This paper describes the natural and current state of some of the major tourism sites in Nigeria and the development of tourism policy since the 1960s. This paper also examines the conceptual issues relating to the distinctions between international, regional and domestic tourism. It looks at the...

Author(s)
Abdul Raufu Mustapha
Publisher
Earthscan Publications Ltd, London, UK
Citation
The native tourist: mass tourism within developing countries, 2001, pp 172-197
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This thesis uses a linear structural relationship (LISREL) approach to examine the impact of tour packaging, visitor characteristics, and trip attributes on preference, expenditure and satisfaction among the international tourists visiting Kenya for holidays. Using data from 1566 tourists (1169...

Author(s)
Odunga, P. O.
Publisher
Wageningen Universiteit (Wageningen University), Wageningen, Netherlands
Citation
Choice of attractions, expenditure and satisfaction of international tourists to Kenya, 2005, pp xi + 193 pp.
Abstract

Tourist satisfaction assessment is important for successful management of tourism destinations. Attribute satisfaction contributes towards overall destination satisfaction; however, there is limited research on this relationship. This study sought to assess the extent to which international ...

Author(s)
Kwanisai, G.; Vengesayi, S.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Putnam Valley, USA
Citation
Tourism Analysis, 2016, 21, 1, pp 17-28
Abstract

Weather and climate are often important factors determining the success of a tourism destination and resultant satisfaction among tourists. This is particularly true for South Africa due the predominance of outdoor tourist attractions. Increasing numbers of international tourists have visited...

Author(s)
Giddy, J. K.; Fitchett, J. M.; Hoogendoorn, G.
Publisher
De Gruyter Open, Berlin, Germany
Citation
Bulletin of Geography. Socio-economic Series, 2017, 38, pp 57-72
Abstract

Gondar, due to its historical palaces and churches, has been one of the top tourist destinations in Northern Ethiopia. For that matter, the number of domestic and international tourists visiting the town is increasing from time to time. Looking at this potential of Gondar many people are venturing...

Author(s)
Sewnet Tesfaye; Sukarn Sharma; Sileshi Girma
Publisher
Department of Hotel Management & Catering Technology, Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra, India
Citation
Journal of Hospitality Application & Research, 2015, 10, 2, pp 1-15
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This study identifies resources and destinations in Nigeria considered important for tourism and compares foreign with domestic Nigerian tourists in terms of product choice, activity participation and travel motivations. 880 tourists (392 foreign tourists, and 488 domestic tourists) were randomly...

Author(s)
Awaritefe, O. D.
Publisher
Editions AIEST (Association Internationale d'Experts Scientifiques du Tourisme), St. Gallen, Switzerland
Citation
Tourism Review, 2004, 59, 1/4, pp 34-43
Abstract

Kenya's national parks form the pillar of the country's tourism industry. Over one million international tourists visit Kenya annually to partake in wildlife safari and other forms of nature-based tourism. However in recent years, the country's tourism industry has shown increasing signs of poor...

Author(s)
Akama, J. S.; Kieti, D. M.
Publisher
Pergamon Press, Oxford, UK
Citation
Tourism Management, 2003, 24, 1, pp 73-81

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