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Previous studies largely treat the on-site travel experience as a single stage of homogenous tourist behavior, despite widespread recognition that tourist behavior is complex and consists of temporal decision processes. In particular, little attention has been given to what changes during the...

Author(s)
Anantamongkolkul, C.; Butcher, K.; Wang Ying
Publisher
Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, USA
Citation
Journal of Vacation Marketing, 2017, 23, 3, pp 217-232
Abstract

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.
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

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 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

This study analyses the demographic characteristics of tourists from Europe, North America, East Asia, and Australia and the differences in their perceptions of Chinese tourism services. A survey was conducted on 6600 tourists at six popular tourist cities. The results show that international ...

Author(s)
Zhang YouYin; Ma YaoFeng; Li ChuangXin; Zhao XianHong; Gao YanLing
Publisher
Taylor & Francis, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Journal of China Tourism Research, 2009, 5, 1, pp 52-64
Abstract

The objective of this study was to investigate the competitiveness of seven overseas honeymoon destinations among potential Korean tourists, and the positioning among them. The main analytical techniques used were multidimensional scaling and correspondence analyses. Based on 8 destination...

Author(s)
Kim SeongSeop [Kim, S. S. S.]; Agrusa, J.
Publisher
Elsevier, Oxford, UK
Citation
Annals of Tourism Research, 2005, 32, 4, pp 887-904
Abstract

The reports briefly review the potential offered by the UK, continental Europe, Australia and Japan as tourism markets for New Zealand. The UK is expected to continue to provide sound growth potential for New Zealand. The marketing strategy aims to take advantage of traditional family ties, thus...

Publisher
Wellington, New Zealand
Citation
Market brief 1992-1993: United Kingdom, continental Europe, Australia, Japan., 1992, pp 19pp.; 33pp.; 21pp.; 17pp.
Abstract

The impacts of globalisation and cultural convergence theory have been discussed in various research areas. Scholars agree that global consumer behaviour becomes increasingly homogenous. However, in tourism, there is still evidence that visitor markets are distinguished and segmented according to...

Author(s)
Muskat, B.; Muskat, M.; Richardson, A.
Publisher
Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, USA
Citation
Journal of Vacation Marketing, 2014, 20, 1, pp 55-64
Full TextCABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Contemporary trends in international tourism and travel for older adults.

This chapter examines the population growth of older people in selected countries throughout the world, and explores the growth in domestic and international travel by older people. The tourism and leisure-related behaviour of older people in USA, Canada, Australia, Europe, UK, Germany, Japan,...

Author(s)
Patterson, I.
ISBN
2006 CABI (H ISBN 9781845930653)
Type
Book chapter

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