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A comprehensive and up-to-date introduction is presented on tourism, in an industry-relevant text that gives information on tourism data and analyses the current issues in international tourism. It draws on UK, European, and wider international case studies to explain the dramatic growth in tourism ...

Author(s)
Youell, R.
Publisher
Addison Wesley Longman Ltd, Harlow, UK
Citation
Tourism: an introduction., 1998, pp xii + 253 pp.
CABI Book Chapter Info
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This chapter explores the concept of sustainable tourism in relation to urban areas. It discusses: (i) the challenge of managing tourist pressures in historic towns and cities; (ii) the contribution of events and festivals in urban tourism; (iii) the role of business tourism in the regeneration of...

Author(s)
Swarbrooke, J.
ISBN
1999 CAB International (H ISBN 0851993141)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

This study examines how food and drink-related practices mediate tourists' experiences in destinations. Adopting an interpretivist approach, and drawing on content analysis of travel blogs, the article contributes to knowledge by demonstrating how the production and consumption of food and drink...

Author(s)
Bezzola, T.; Lugosi, P.
Publisher
Sage Publications Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Tourist Studies, 2018, 18, 4, pp 486-506
Abstract

This study conducts multiple regression analysis to establish a forecasting model for the number of inbound tourists to Taiwan from different countries. Monte Carlo simulation is used to forecast the number of inbound tourists to Taiwan from different countries and to evaluate whether the...

Author(s)
Chou ChinMei; Hsieh ShuFen; Tseng HsiPeng
Publisher
IP Publishing Limited, London, UK
Citation
Tourism Economics, 2014, 20, 6, pp 1235-1251
Abstract

Ways of exploiting the abundance of natural resources and cultural resources in Papua New Guinea for tourism development are sought. Despite being one of the first Pacific destinations to welcome tourists and to be regularly serviced by cruise ships and airplanes, its tourism industry continues to...

Author(s)
Douglas, N.
Citation
Pacific Tourism Review, 1998, 2, 1, pp 97-104
Abstract

This book provides comprehensive coverage of worldwide tourism destinations, examining the basic principles undelying the geography of tourist demand, supply and transportation, with a broad survey of world tourism generating and destination regions. Case studies from around the world are used to...

Author(s)
Boniface, B. G.; Cooper, C.
Publisher
Butterworth-Heinemann Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Worldwide destinations: the geography of travel and tourism, 2001, Ed.3, pp 389 pp.
Abstract

There has been limited published research examining travellers' perceptions of international stopover destinations. This manuscript reports the modelling of consumer-based brand equity (CBBE) for Dubai, the first CBBE study to do so in the context of a stopover destination. Dubai has emerged...

Author(s)
Kotsi, F.; Pike, S.; Gottlieb, U.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Tourism Management, 2018, 69, pp 297-306
Abstract

This report presents a global picture of the current state of set-jetting tourism (film tourism). Information is presented on set-jetters, destination marketing, set-jetting tours, and set-jetting tourism trends. The report also features a wide spectrum of case studies to illustrate aspects of the...

Publisher
Mintel International Group Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Travel & Tourism Analyst, 2012, No.5, pp ii + 43 pp.
Abstract

The period since 1980 has seen unprecedented interest in Australia by Europeans, particularly from the UK, Germany and Italy. The importance of these nations, as well as of Europe as a whole, in terms of providing tourists to Australia, is the focus of this paper. More specifically, the aim is to...

Author(s)
Morris, A.; Wilson, K.; Bakalis, S.
Citation
Tourism Economics, 1995, 1, 2, pp 147-167
Abstract

This report offers information on study tourism flows worldwide in 2004. Major study tourism destinations are profiled, including the USA, the UK, Germany, France, Australia, and Japan. Information is also presented on Erasmus, an intra-European university student exchange programme, and the...

Author(s)
Marvel, M.
Publisher
Mintel International Group Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Travel & Tourism Analyst, 2006, No.9, pp 1-52

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