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The content of government tourism websites is very important for promoting a tourist destination's exciting cuisine and food culture. These websites help to shape a country's, region's or locality's culinary-cultural image; they create a virtual experience for culinary tourists. This study explores ...

Author(s)
Horng JeouShyan; Tsai ChenTsang
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Tourism Management, 2010, 31, 1, pp 74-85
Abstract

This paper examines the determinants of Hong Kong tourism demand for the top-three major tourist arrival countries, namely Mainland China, Taiwan, and Japan, with an error correction model. Specifically, this paper will examine the effects of relaxing the visa requirement, the launch of the...

Author(s)
Cheng KaMing
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Current Issues in Tourism, 2012, 15, 3, pp 167-181
Abstract

Lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) travel is an emerging theme within tourism academia. However, most research to date has focused on the Western context. The reviewed literature appears to assume gay market to be homogenous. The present study contributes to understanding of Asian gay...

Author(s)
Wong ChungLun [Wong, C. L. C. ]; Tolkach, D.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Asia Pacific Journal of Tourism Research, 2017, 22, 6, pp 579-591
Abstract

A series of articles which were also presented as the Journal of Travel and Tourism Marketing, Volume 6 No. 1, 1997 are presented. These articles: Korean outbound tourism: pre-visit expectations of Australia (E..Y. J. Kim, pp.11-20); Distinguishing the destination choices of pleasure travellers...

Publisher
Haworth Press Inc., New York, USA
Citation
Marketing issues in Pacific area tourism., 1997, pp 114 pp.
Abstract

The researchers undertook an empirical examination of the tourist images of Taiwan prior to and after visiting a Taiwanese tourist night market. A survey was distributed at Shilin Night Market and generated 230 responses from Japanese, 171 from US/Canadian, and 95 from Mandarin-speaking Chinese ...

Author(s)
Chang HsuanHsuan
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Elmsford, USA
Citation
Tourism Culture & Communication, 2012, 11, 3, pp 183-199
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This study provides an evaluation of the potential of Taiwan's hot springs tourism sector by proposing a model of competitiveness that has broad applicability to hot springs destinations. Using the analytic hierarchy process method to generate weightings for the various elements which contribute to ...

Author(s)
Lee ChengFei; King, B.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Elmsford, USA
Citation
Tourism Analysis, 2010, 15, 5, pp 531-544
Abstract

There has been a growing research interest in the film-tourism phenomenon and its associated film tourist motivations, expectations and experiences at filmed locations of popular media programmes, in particular, in film and television series. However, with some exceptions, research into...

Author(s)
Kim SangKyun
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Current Issues in Tourism, 2012, 15, 8, pp 759-776
Abstract

In response to the increasingly risk-conscious environment in contemporary society, a growing body of literature has been dedicated to tourist risk perception. While risk is widely assumed to be a negative element in tourism, this perspective overlooks the fact that risk and tourist experience are...

Author(s)
Yang ChiaoLing [Yang, C. L. E. ]; Khoo-Lattimore, C.; Arcodia, C.
Publisher
Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel Research, 2018, 57, 2, pp 260-272
Abstract

Various forecasting models can be adopted for predicting what types of tourism demand are vulnerable to wide fluctuations. This study employs the fuzzy grey model FGM (1,N) and back-propagation neural networks (BPNN) as the multivariate forecasting models. Various benchmark univariate forecasting...

Author(s)
Hsu LiChang; Wang ChaoHung
Publisher
Institute for Tourism, Zagreb, Croatia
Citation
Tourism (Zagreb), 2008, 56, 2, pp 159-172
Abstract

This paper explores the effect of the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Disaster on March 11th 2011 on the travel intention and change in behaviour of Taiwanese travellers. A key objective of this study was to investigate if and how tourists plan to alter their behaviour when travelling to Japan. For this...

Author(s)
Handler, I.
Publisher
Elsevier, Cambridge, UK
Citation
Journal of Hospitality and Tourism Management, 2016, 27, pp 12-17

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