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This study examines international tourists' multicity trip patterns within the United States. Actual and perceived distance from the country of origin to the destination is assumed to affect the likelihood of multicity tourism behaviour. In addition, higher opportunity costs for first-time tourists ...

Author(s)
Hwang YeongHyeon; Gretzel, U.; Fesenmaier, D. R.
Publisher
Elsevier, Oxford, UK
Citation
Annals of Tourism Research, 2006, 33, 4, pp 1057-1078
Abstract

This article discusses tourist-activated networks as a concept to inform technological applications supporting dynamic bundling and en route recommendations. Empirical data were collected from travelers who visited a regional destination in the US and then analyzed with respect to its network...

Author(s)
Zach, F.; Gretzel, U.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Elmsford, USA
Citation
Information Technology and Tourism, 2011, 13, 3, pp 229-238
Full TextCABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Nearer to God - transformational experiences of short-term mission travellers.

This chapter conceptualizes short-term mission (STM) travel as a distinct form of religious tourism that not only provides opportunities for personal growth through the acquisition of new cross-cultural knowledge and feelings of existential authenticity, but also leads to unique spiritual...

Author(s)
Lee YoonJung; Gretzel, U.
ISBN
2013 CABI (H ISBN 9781780642093)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

This study investigates how effectively Texas wineries market tourism to their own establishments as well as in a regional context. A specific focus was placed on indications of collaborative wine tourism marketing practices on winery websites. A total of 90 winery websites in Texas were...

Author(s)
Rasch, L.; Gretzel, U.
Publisher
Universidad de la Laguna, La Laguna, Spain
Citation
PASOS: Revista de Turismo y Patrimonio Cultural, 2008, 6, 2, pp 317-326
Abstract

Blogs are an Internet application that continues to grow in popularity. Many blogs contain travel-related postings and, thus, are of importance for researchers and practitioners in the tourism field. Differences in blog use have been found across different cultures. This study seeks to test whether ...

Author(s)
Lee, Y. J.; Gretzel, U.
Publisher
Routledge, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel & Tourism Marketing, 2014, 31, 1, pp 37-54
Abstract

Despite the negative impact of unexpected events - such as 9/11 and the Global Financial Crisis - on the tourism industry, and despite substantial research into managing crises in tourism, little is known about tourists who are most needed in such situations: crisis-resistant tourists. In this...

Author(s)
Hajibaba, H.; Gretzel, U.; Leisch, F.; Dolnicar, S.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Annals of Tourism Research, 2015, 53, pp 46-60
Abstract

This study examines the influence of podcast tours on tourist experiences. Based on theoretical accounts that human voices convey rich social information, this study proposes that podcast tours increase perceived social presence and mindfulness that lead to enhanced tourist experiences and...

Author(s)
Kang MyungHwa; Gretzel, U.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Tourism Management, 2012, 33, 2, pp 440-455
Full TextCABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Travel personality testing for destination recommendation systems.

This chapter investigates that extent to which pre-defined personality types can be used to enhance the personal relevancy of recommendations provided in a destination recommendation system (DRS). The findings presented in this chapter are based upon a survey of 3525 randomly selected persons who...

Author(s)
Gretzel, U.; Mitsche, N.; Hwang YeongHyeon; Fesenmaier, D. R.
ISBN
2006 CABI (H ISBN 9780851990231)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

This paper analyses the travel behaviour of international visitors to US metropolitan areas. The analysis is based on the 1996-97 US in-flight survey data (n=10,313) with trip records generated from 3 continents (i.e. Europe, Asia, and Latin America). Differences in the relative importance of...

Author(s)
Hwang, Y. H.; Gretzel, U.; Fesenmaier, D. R.
Publisher
Springer-Verlag Wien, Wien, Austria
Citation
City tourism 2002: Proceedings of European Cities Tourism's International Conference in Vienna, Austria, 2002, 2002, pp 53-62
Abstract

The case study presented in this article illustrates an example of value-based teaching in the context of sustainable tourism. Specifically, the five TEFI core values of mutuality, stewardship, knowledge, ethics and professionalism were integrated in an innovative learning environment that involved ...

Author(s)
Gretzel, U.; Isacsson, A.; Matarrita, D.; Wainio, E.
Publisher
Routledge, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Journal of Teaching in Travel & Tourism, 2011, 11, 1, pp 94-106

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