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Purpose - The purpose of this paper is to explore the introduction of cruise ship tourism into historic urban centers, and the mitigation policies that can be implemented to encourage sustainable development of this relationship. Design/methodology/approach - The paper focuses on the unique aspects ...

Author(s)
Marsh, E. A.
Publisher
Emerald Group Publishing Ltd, Bradford, UK
Citation
Journal of Cultural Heritage Management and Sustainable Development, 2012, 2, 2, pp 190-199
Abstract

Tourism is often regarded as a viable solution to economic crisis, especially for remote areas without many development options. While many tourism destinations have strong cultural or heritage assets, not all destinations have primary attractions that can bring visitors to the region. Rather than...

Author(s)
Huang WeiJue; Beeco, J. A.; Hallo, J. C.; Norman, W. C.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Journal of Sustainable Tourism, 2016, 24, 10, pp 1387-1402
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Food became one of the main marketing tool for destinations to differentiate themselves from competitors. Each destination has its own unique food item which is usually turned into a competitive advantage in tourism market. Since the main aim of marketing efforts is to increase demand for local...

Author(s)
Coskun, G.; Moore, D.; Norman, W. C.
Publisher
Washington State University, Pullman, USA
Citation
The 5th Advances in Hospitality & Tourism Marketing and Management (AHTMM) Conference, Beppu, Japan, 18-21 June 2015, 2015, pp 515-517
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Promotion of local seafood and related culture has become an important strategy for enhancing economic sustainability of struggling commercial fishing businesses in coastal tourism destinations. Theme-based tourism trails can be catalysts for identifying, recognizing, and sustaining important...

Author(s)
Jodice, L. W.; Ramshaw, G.; Sirima, A.; Goris, L.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Putnam Valley, USA
Citation
Journal of Gastronomy and Tourism, 2018, 3, 1, pp 1-16
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One of the fastest growing segments of the world's tourism industry is coastal tourism. As interest in coastal tourism intensifies, the increasing demand on coastal resources will require local governments and private businesses to obtain information on future tourism demand. However, management...

Author(s)
Dixon, A. W.; Oh, C. O.; Draper, J.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Elmsford, USA
Citation
Tourism Analysis, 2008, 13, 5/6, pp 579-590
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Although most port cities seek and work to grow cruise tourism, in some cases there is broad-based public activism against cruise ships and cruise tourism. This article looks at 10 case studies where grassroots movements have confronted cruise tourism, with varying degrees of success. The study...

Author(s)
Klein, R. A.; Sitter, K. C.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Putnam Valley, USA
Citation
Tourism in Marine Environments, 2016, 11, 2/3, pp 147-159
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Despite the shifting demands of coastal tourists, little information exists on the consumer demand for cultural or heritage elements in coastal destinations. This study examines tourists' demand for regional character when vacationing on the South Carolina coast. Preferences for authentic trip...

Author(s)
Lacher, R. G.; Oh, C. O.; Jodice, L. W.; Norman, W. C.
Publisher
Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel Research, 2013, 52, 4, pp 534-546
Abstract

The success of a city's retail core is largely dependent on the composition and organization of its merchant constituents. Not only should the price-point and products of a city's retail align with its resident and visitor demographics but the stores should be strategically balanced to maximize...

Author(s)
Litvin, S. W.; Rosene, J. T.
Publisher
Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel Research, 2017, 56, 6, pp 821-831
Abstract

The research that follows addresses issues related to the nighttime economy and the rapid proliferation of bars along a section of a tourism-oriented city's main street. A decade ago, locals did not frequent this area, it was of no interest to tourists, and the neighborhood was regarded as a place...

Author(s)
Litvin, S. W.; Wofford, E. B.; Smith, W. W.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Putnam Valley, USA
Citation
Tourism Review International, 2015, 19, 3, pp 163-174
Abstract

The effects of social class division have been extensively examined in tourist behaviour studies, but mostly on specific tourism forms, attractions, or activities. Limited empirical research has looked into the effects of social class difference (as well as other demographic variables) on ...

Author(s)
Ying TianYu; Norman, W.; Zhou LingQiang
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Current Issues in Tourism, 2016, 19, 14, pp 1405-1424

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