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Cultural heritage tourism is a proven economic stimulus that creates jobs and direct economic benefits to locals. Heritage zones promote conservation of historic resources and can incubate small businesses, revitalize commercial districts, generate local jobs and foster positive change in a...

Author(s)
Doganer, S.; Dupont, W.
Publisher
WIT Press, Southampton, UK
Citation
International Journal of Sustainable Development and Planning, 2015, 10, 1, pp 1-19
Abstract

Tourism is one of the fastest growing industries in the world. San Antonio is one of the Texas' top tourist cities and a major tourism destination nationally. The city has a rich and unique historic urban landscape characterized by its river with its famous "Riverwalk," historic neighborhoods, and...

Author(s)
Doganer, S.
Publisher
Sage Publications Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Tourism and Hospitality Research, 2017, 17, 3, pp 298-313
Abstract

The global cruise industry has witnessed a dramatic boom in China, yet little is known about potential Chinese cruisers. For international cruise lines that are targeting Chinese markets, understanding what and how constraints keep Chinese tourists from purchasing a cruise vacation is likely...

Author(s)
Zou SuiWen; Petrick, J. F.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Putnam Valley, USA
Citation
Tourism in Marine Environments, 2016, 11, 2/3, pp 109-122
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Tourism is one of the fastest growing industries in the world. San Antonio is one of the Texas' top tourist cities, and a major tourism destination nationally. The city has a rich and unique historic urban landscape characterized by its river with its famous 'Riverwalk', historic neighborhoods and...

Author(s)
Doganer, S.
Publisher
Akdeniz University, Tourism Faculty, Antalya, Turkey
Citation
International Antalya Hospitality Tourism and Travel Research conference proceedings, Antalya, Turkey, 9-12 December 2014, 2014, pp 144-157
Abstract

The existing literature suggests that travel distance is a crucial factor that determines tourism demand and tourist behavior. However, there are limited attempts to understand how tourists' travel distance shapes their experiences, and more specifically, their satisfaction in a destination. This...

Author(s)
Park SangWon; Yang Yang; Wang MingShu
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
International Journal of Hospitality Management, 2019, 76, Part A, pp 261-270
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Purpose - This paper provides a comparative analysis of two coastal tourism resorts: Galveston, Texas, USA and Opatija, Croatia. Both destinations have a history of tourism but have also experienced numerous challenges and setbacks, including war, natural disasters, and economic crisis. Over time,...

Author(s)
Žiković, R. G.; Nelson, V.
Publisher
Faculty of Tourism and Hospitality Management, University of Rijeka, Opatija, Croatia
Citation
2nd International Scientific Conference "Tourism in Southern and Eastern Europe 2013", Volume 2: Crisis - a challenge of sustainable tourism development? Opatija, Croatia, 15-18 May 2013, 2013, pp 145-158
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Food is one of the most important elements in tourists' destination choices and travelers' decision-making. Food tourism is thus increasingly becoming an essential subject to researchers in the field of tourism. Consequently, the need for effective food tourism marketing is evident. However, little ...

Author(s)
Kim, Y. H.; Yuan, J. X.; Goh, B. K.; Antun, J. M.
Publisher
Taylor & Francis, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Journal of Culinary Science and Technology, 2009, 7, 1, pp 52-64
Abstract

The seven papers in this issue collectively demonstrate an interest and relevance in the area of cross-cultural encounters in tourism and hospitality. The papers deal with: cross-cultural service interactions and service quality; the consumption of cultural experiences; the satisfaction derived...

Author(s)
Bakir, A.; Wickens, E.; Boluk, K.; Avgeli, V.
Publisher
Sage Publications Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Tourism and Hospitality Research, 2017, 17, 3, pp 245-335
Abstract

Interactions between tourists and residents have been interpreted and analyzed applying various theoretical lenses. One of such lens is the study of perception of emotional solidarity forged between individuals based on inter-dependent activities and another is the application of lens of ethic of...

Author(s)
Dangi, T. B.
Publisher
MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland
Citation
Sustainability, 2018, 10, 8, pp 2713
Abstract

Destination image, referring to the beliefs, attitudes, ideas, and impressions that potential tourists hold about a destination, plays an important role in tourists' decision-making process. Images of a destination come from various sources that target different audiences and serve different...

Author(s)
Nelson, V.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Journal of Destination Marketing & Management, 2016, 5, 2, pp 133-140

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