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Cover for Building community capacity for tourism development.

This book seeks to improve an understanding of what happens when communities turn to, or are subjected to, tourism as a development strategy; use this knowledge to change the process of tourism planning and development in ways that will lead to improved outcomes for destination residents; address...

Author(s)
Moscardo, G.
ISBN
2008 CABI (H ISBN 9781845934477)
Type
Book
Abstract

Psychographic segmentation in tourism marketing research can be an important tool in ascertaining why tourists choose destinations and what their expectations and perceptions of a holiday experience are. This paper describes the psychographic segmentation procedures with special emphasis on the...

Author(s)
Waryszak, R. Z.; Kim, H.
Citation
Journal of Hospitality & Leisure Marketing, 1994, 2, 4, pp 5-19
Abstract

Australia is an increasingly important international holiday destination. Especially travel demand from Asia-Pacific countries has increased, which has led Australian policy-makers to believe the Asia-Pacific region will remain the largest growth market for holiday tourists. This article first...

Author(s)
Vijver, E. van de; Derudder, B.; O'Connor, K.; Witlox, F.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Asia Pacific Journal of Tourism Research, 2016, 21, 12, pp 1357-1372
Abstract

This report looks at the wilderness tourism market and the profile of wilderness tourists; the major wilderness regions in the world and their key destinations and tourism activities; the major tour operators involved in wilderness tourism; and the future prospects of this tourism sector.

Publisher
Mintel International Group Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Travel & Tourism Analyst, 2014, No.20, pp 36 pp.
Abstract

This theme issue contains eight articles (in addition to a summary paper) that explore: (1) the emerging innovations and new approaches in rural tourism development; (2) the approaches that need to be adhered to for the sustainability of responsible rural tourism destinations; and (3) how the...

Publisher
Emerald Group Publishing Ltd, Bingley, UK
Citation
Worldwide Hospitality and Tourism Themes, 2015, 7, 5, pp 429-534
Abstract

The publication contains regional overviews of Australia's main tourism markets as well as the major findings and conclusions of research studies conducted in 15 countries on attitudes towards leisure travel to Australia. The purpose of the study is to provide the Australian Tourist Commission with ...

Publisher
Sydney., Australia
Citation
International market update 1993: Americas, Asia, Europe, Japan, New Zealand., 1993, pp 143pp.
Abstract

Tourism Australia, the primary agency responsible for marketing Australia as a destination internationally, spends around 32% of its total marketing expenditure in Asian markets. Asia contributes around 40% of the visitor arrivals to Australia. When Tourism Australia invests public money to promote ...

Author(s)
Kulendran, N.; Dwyer, L.
Publisher
Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel Research, 2009, 47, 3, pp 275-284
Abstract

The convergence of sport with tourism is a phenomenon of such recent origin that there is, as yet, no universally accepted definition of 'sports tourism'. Until recently the descriptors invariably followed a conceptual dualism with sport on the one side and tourism on the other, each field of study ...

Author(s)
Sofield, T. H. B.
Publisher
Routledge, London, UK
Citation
Journal of Sport Tourism, 2003, 8, 3, pp 144-166
Abstract

Australia is the biggest tourism market in the Pacific and in 1994 had a travel intensity abroad of around 14% (one Australian in seven travels abroad). As Australia continues to become a nation oriented towards Asia, so Asian countries are tending to attract a growing share of Australian outbound...

Author(s)
King, B.; McVey, M.
Citation
Travel & Tourism Analyst, 1995, No. 3, pp 21-39
Abstract

Geopark as an innovation for the protection of natural and geological heritages plays an important role in geotourism development. In recent decade "geotourism" emerged as a much talked about topic that is frequently linked to the term "sustainable tourism". Moreover, a geopark stimulates local...

Author(s)
Farsani, N. T.; Coelho, C. O. A.; Costa, C.
Publisher
Universidade de Aveiro, Aveiro, Portugal
Citation
Revista Turismo & Desenvolvimento , 2010, No.13/14, Vol. 2, pp 567-576

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