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Sport events are a driving force of the sport tourism market. The way they are organized as well as their attractiveness have a significant influence on the number of participants, therefore the organizers look for solutions that will ensure the highest attendance possible. The concept of...

Author(s)
Waśkowski, Z.
Publisher
Univerza na Primorskem, Portorož, Slovenia
Citation
Academica Turistica, 2016, 9, 2, pp 3-11, 123
Full TextCABI Book Info
Cover for Agritourism.

This book presents the depth of the new wave of agritourism apparent around the world. This book consists of four parts. The first section is an introduction to the economics of agritourism; it introduces the role of organization, management, logistics, safety, marketing, finance, economics and...

Author(s)
Sznajder, M.; Przezbórska, L.; Scrimgeour, F.
ISBN
2009 CABI (H ISBN 9781845934828)
Type
Book
Abstract

Savitch and Kantor explain divergent trajectories of urban development with the help of four variables, namely, market conditions, inter-governmental support, local culture and popular control in their theory. In this article, we apply Savitch and Kantor's theory to the urban tourism development...

Author(s)
Öztürk, H. E.; Terhorst, P.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
European Planning Studies, 2012, 20, 4, pp 665-683
Abstract

This report profiles the 5 most valuable outbound tourism markets in Europe (Germany, the UK, France, Italy, and the Netherlands), selected on the basis of their levels of travel expenditure: in 2002, their citizens spent a combined total of 151 146 million euro worldwide. For each country, data on ...

Author(s)
Cope, R.
Publisher
Mintel International Group Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Travel & Tourism Analyst, 2004, No.16, pp 1-54
Abstract

The main goal of this study is to estimate the price and income elasticity of demand for tourism to Spain. This estimation is done separately for the major international source markets for Spain: Germany, the UK, Italy and the Netherlands. For this purpose, the authors use the autoregressive...

Author(s)
Álvarez-Díaz, M.; González-Gómez, M.; Otero-Giráldez, M. S.
Publisher
IP Publishing Limited, London, UK
Citation
Tourism Economics, 2015, 21, 5, pp 1103-1110
Abstract

While tourism has received increasing attention for its potential in contributing to economic and social progress, destination regions have to work increasingly hard to create or maintain a share of the tourism market. Much depends on how destination regions market their 'images', i.e. whether they ...

Author(s)
Goodall, B.; Ashworth, G.
Publisher
Croom Helm Ltd., Beckenham, Kent, UK
Citation
Marketing in the tourism industry: the promotion of destination regions., 1988, pp 244pp.
Abstract

Session 5 of the conference includes the following papers concerned with business tourism marketing and promotion: (1) Selling a city (Burt, pp.104-111) discusses the role of a convention bureau in selling a destination to a particular market segment: group business travel is a field in which...

Author(s)
Burt, J.; Meer, T. van der; Barrow, D.
Publisher
Peat, Marwick, Mitchell & Co., London, UK
Citation
The feasibility, planning and development of facilities for conferences, exhibitions, entertainment and indoor sport. Seminar proceedings, Cambridge, 3-4 July, 1985., 1985, pp 104-124
Abstract

This chapter presents a comparison of skiing holidays offered by UK and Dutch mass market tour operators as a means of illustrating the similarities and contrasts in tour operators' strategies in developing their package holiday portfolios. Tour operation is the dominating feature of the holiday in ...

Author(s)
Goodall, B.; Bergsma, J. R.
Publisher
CAB International, Wallingford, Oxon, UK
Citation
The tourism industry: an international analysis., 1991, pp 91-106
Abstract

This paper analyses the use of the main e-tourism platforms by European tourists. A computer-aided Web interview (CAWI) was used to conduct the research in 19 European countries: Germany, Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Spain, Finland, France, Holland, Ireland, Italy, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Russia,...

Author(s)
David-Negre, T.; Almedida-Santana, A.; Hernández, J. M.; Moreno-Gil, S.
Publisher
Springer Berlin, Heidelberg, Germany
Citation
Information Technology and Tourism, 2018, 20, 1/4, pp 131-152
Abstract

B. Duron (pp.53-57) describes the methods used to finance research by the Metropolitan Toronto Convention and Visitor Association, Canada. Some of the highlights of that research are mentioned and a description provided on how it is used to direct marketing strategies. A detailed paper by D.A....

Author(s)
Duron, B.; Syrnyk, D. A.; Taylor, G. D.
Publisher
Bureau of Economic and Business Research, Graduate School of Business, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
Citation
Travel research: the catalyst for worldwide tourism marketing. Travel and Tourism Research Association Fifteenth Annual Conference, Wyndham Franklin Plaza, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, June 24-27, 1984., 1984, pp 53-75

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