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Despite variable and relatively cool summer weather, domestic vacations in countries around the North Sea are an important type of tourism. However, relations between weather and domestic tourism in this region remain understudied. A quantitative research (n=326) among domestic camping tourists in...

Author(s)
Jeuring, J. H. G.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Tourism Management, 2017, 61, pp 70-81
Abstract

This brief paper focuses on Dutch outbound tourism, that is, international flows with the Netherlands as a place of origin. Using data provided by CBS Statistics Netherlands, we show that the total number of international holidays, both in absolute terms and per capita, has significantly grown in...

Author(s)
Zirulia, L.
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK
Citation
Tijdschrift voor Economische en Sociale Geografie, 2015, 106, 2, pp 220-227
Abstract

The idea of "Keeping Up with the Joneses" was developed as a phenomenon wherein people want to own the same objects and do the same things as their peers in order to keep up with them socially. Along with the combined rise of globalization, mobile technology and the millennial mindset of valuing...

Author(s)
Siegel, L. A.; Wang Dan
Publisher
Routledge, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel & Tourism Marketing, 2019, 36, 2, pp 159-175
Abstract

As one of its main resources, weather is an integral part of tourism. Yet little is known about how individual tourists experience the weather and how it affects the subjective perception of their holidays. The weather appears to have a prominent place in language and the use of the weather in...

Author(s)
Jeuring, J. H. G.; Peters, K. B. M.
Publisher
Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, USA
Citation
Journal of Vacation Marketing, 2013, 19, 3, pp 209-219
Abstract

Tourism is on a rising curve from both policy and research perspectives. This paper presents new research advances on individual tourist behaviour and motives, with particular reference to the role of e-services in cultural heritage tourism. An innovative tool adopted here is (spatial)...

Author(s)
Leeuwen, E. van; Nijkamp, P.
Publisher
IP Publishing Limited, London, UK
Citation
Tourism Economics, 2010, 16, 2, pp 361-384
Abstract

Are tourists who take more photos happier? Our study investigates the relationship between tourists' photographing and happiness based on two proposed theories: photographing as a behavior that society expects from tourists, and photographing as a mechanism for social interaction. Questionnaires...

Author(s)
Gillet, S.; Schmitz, P.; Mitas, O.
Publisher
Sage Publications Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Journal of Hospitality & Tourism Research, 2016, 40, 1, pp 37-57
Abstract

Purpose - If the only viable future for tourism is sustainable tourism then ways should be sought to increase the demand for sustainable offers. The purpose of this paper is to explore whether sustainability values influence the travel needs of students. The aim is to discover cues in the present...

Author(s)
Cavagnaro, E.; Staffieri, S.
Publisher
Emerald Publishing, Bingley, UK
Citation
Journal of Tourism Futures, 2015, 1, 2, pp 94-107
Abstract

Recently, the consumer was hit hard by the consequences of the global economic crisis, which still has effects on tourists' spending. These effects are investigated using a general framework linking crises/disasters to individual tourist behavior. In 2010, data were collected in the Netherlands...

Author(s)
Bronner, F.; Hoog, R. de
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Annals of Tourism Research, 2012, 39, 2, pp 1048-1069
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Cover for Destination image revisited: the Dutch market perceptions of Morocco as a tourism destination.

The qualitative study presented in this chapter assesses the perceptions that potential Dutch tourists (n=34) have of Morocco as a tourism destination and examines how these affect destination image and travel propensity. The results can be summarized as follows: (1) the image that the Dutch have...

Author(s)
Moufakkir, O.
ISBN
2008 CABI (H ISBN 9781845934255)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

This study investigates the effects of shopping attributes on shopping satisfaction by considering asymmetric relationships between these constructs. In addition, the study examines how the effects of various attributes differ according to nationality by using data collected from German, Dutch and...

Author(s)
Albayrak, T.; Çömen, N.
Publisher
Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, USA
Citation
Journal of Vacation Marketing, 2017, 23, 4, pp 355-364

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