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Understanding the motivation to visit particular tourist destinations and festivals is important for building effective tourism marketing strategies. This paper explores the effect of existing health and wellness values on the motivation to visit a festival using a field survey at the Goomeri...

Author(s)
Yoo InYoung; Lee JeongLyeol [Lee, J. L. T. ]; Lee ChoongKi
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Asia Pacific Journal of Tourism Research, 2015, 20, 2, pp 152-170
Abstract

This is the first study to explore the connection between Australian residents' satisfaction with Korean cuisine, the various characteristics of the restaurant experience, and Australians' intention to visit Korea. Data was collected from customers of 16 Korean restaurants in the state of...

Author(s)
Min KyeHong; Lee JeongLyeol [Lee, J. L. T. ]
Publisher
Routledge, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel & Tourism Marketing, 2014, 31, 4, pp 493-506
Abstract

The international cruise industry has consistently recorded an average annual growth rate of 8.4% since 1980 with the fastest growth happening in the last decade. However, while the domestic market is small - some 50,000 Australians take a cruise annually - Australia's cruise potential lies in the...

Author(s)
Dwyer, L.; Douglas, N.; Livaic, Z.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Elmsford, USA
Citation
Tourism in Marine Environments, 2004, 1, 1, pp 5-16
Abstract

Passengers' preference and origin location data (home postcodes) can be extremely useful for marketing purposes, with the potential for more effective customer segmentation and targeting, yet traditional airport market research has often neglected these aspects. This paper utilises passenger survey ...

Author(s)
Leung, A.; Yen, B. T. H.; Lohmann, G.
Publisher
Routledge, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel & Tourism Marketing, 2017, 34, 6, pp 833-850
Abstract

The aim of this study is to develop a better understanding of the use of social media in tourism pre-trip information search patterns for small regional leisure destinations. Only limited research has previously focused on how small regional destinations use and adopt social media strategies. This...

Author(s)
Pabel, A.; Prideaux, B.
Publisher
Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, USA
Citation
Journal of Vacation Marketing, 2016, 22, 4, pp 335-348
Abstract

The objective of this study is to test the relationship between different dimensions of product categories, product attributes, and satisfaction with product attributes for Japanese tourists visiting Hawaii and the Gold Coast region in southeastern Queensland, Australia. A survey of Japanese ...

Author(s)
Reisinger, Y.; Turner, L. W.
Publisher
Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel Research, 2002, 41, 2, pp 167-176
Abstract

Whale-watching tourism is a growth industry worldwide. In Australia, with whale-watchers approaching one million per annum there has been considerable effort to develop management regimes that protect the whales while enabling the development of a sustainable ecotourism industry. A mixture of...

Author(s)
Valentine, P. S.; Birtles, A.; Curnock, M.; Arnold, P.; Dunstan, A.
Publisher
Pergamon Press, Oxford, UK
Citation
Tourism Management, 2004, 25, 6, pp 647-655
Abstract

Interpretation at zoos, aquariums, and other wildlife tourism sites is generally designed to raise visitors' awareness and appreciation of natural resources and alert them to the impact of human activities on wildlife populations. However, there has been little investigation of what prompts...

Author(s)
Hughes, K.
Publisher
Taylor & Francis, Inc., Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Visitor Studies, 2011, 14, 1, pp 66-83
Abstract

Ecotourism is being promoted as a sustainable alternative to mass tourism, although critics suggest that it may be just as damaging because it encourages increased use of natural areas. One of ecotourism's claimed benefits is the promotion of pro-environment attitudes and behaviours. However, this...

Author(s)
Beaumont, N.
Publisher
Multilingual Matters Ltd, Clevedon, UK
Citation
Journal of Sustainable Tourism, 2001, 9, 4, pp 317-341
Abstract

The Daintree Rainforest is a prime attraction for Tropical North Queensland (Australia) as a tourist destination. Visitation of the rainforest, specifically the Cape Tribulation section, has increased rapidly as impediments to self-drive access have been removed. This paper examines the potential...

Author(s)
Greiner, R.; Rolfe, J.
Publisher
IP Publishing Limited, London, UK
Citation
Tourism Economics, 2004, 10, 3, pp 317-328

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