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Growing acceptance and concern about anthropogenic climate change is beginning to influence tourists' travel practices, with a hardening of attitudes towards long-haul aviation now evident in a number of key European outbound tourism markets. This raises timely questions as to whether or not the...

Author(s)
Reis, A. C.; Higham, J. E. S.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Tourism Recreation Research, 2017, 42, 1, pp 59-71
Abstract

Drawing on literature about travel motivation and travel risk, this paper examines how cultural distance influences international tourist's intention to visit a destination country. Structural equation modeling is utilized to analyze the responses from 729 potential tourists in China. The data...

Author(s)
Bi Juan; Gu ChunXia
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Asia Pacific Journal of Tourism Research, 2019, 24, 8, pp 839-849
Abstract

The characteristics of independent Chinese outbound tourists are addressed from five aspects: sociodemographic characteristics, motivations, decision-making process, spatial pattern of destinations, and consumer patterns. Comprehensive study methods including a questionnaire, in-depth interview and ...

Author(s)
Xiang YiXian
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Tourism Planning and Development, 2013, 10, 2, pp 134-148
Abstract

Purpose - Classical socio-demographic segmentation approaches of tourists mostly fail to cluster customer groups appropriately. More recent segmentation approaches have employed a more customer-centric perspective, attempting to capture consumer behavioral patterns. Within such segmentation, one...

Author(s)
Finsterwalder, J.; Laesser, C.
Publisher
Emerald Group Publishing Ltd, Bradford, UK
Citation
Tourism Review, 2013, 68, 3, pp 21-43
Abstract

This study offers an integrated approach to examine Chinese tourists' perceived values when traveling abroad and attempts to extend the theoretical and empirical evidence of causal relationships between word-of-mouth (WoM), perceived value, and loyalty towards the destination. Drawing from the...

Author(s)
Yang Yan; Jing FengJie; Bang Nguyen
Publisher
Routledge, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Journal of China Tourism Research, 2016, 12, 2, pp 159-178
Abstract

Over the last decade, the Chinese outbound tourism market has experienced rapid development, and understanding the tourism motivations of this growth market is critical to understanding their decision-making processes and tourism behaviors. By reviewing the literature on tourism motivations and...

Author(s)
Jiang Shan; Scott, N.; Ding PeiYi; Zou TongQian [Zou, T. Q. T. ]
Publisher
Routledge, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Journal of China Tourism Research, 2012, 8, 4, pp 359-372
Abstract

Drawing upon Theory of Planned Behaviour (TPB) a survey was developed and implemented in Shanghai, China to investigate potential Chinese outbound tourists' values in terms of destination attributes, as well as attitudes toward international travel. Five destination attributes were rated as most...

Author(s)
Sparks, B.; Pan Wen[Pan, W. G.]
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Tourism Management, 2009, 30, 4, pp 483-494
Abstract

Using data from 49 countries over six years (2006-11), this study investigated the relationship between Hofstede's six cultural dimensions and various tourists' spending behaviours and travelling pattern after controlling for the important outbound tourism determinant of income. The study found...

Author(s)
Hassan Fereidouni Gholipour; Tajaddini, R.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Annals of Tourism Research, 2014, 49, pp 203-205
Abstract

This study (1) explores trends in the propensity to take holiday trips abroad in 12 EU countries by comparing data for 1985 and 1997 and (2) finds explanations for the observed development. The study was based on Eurobarometer survey data, which cover 24 907 respondents. Log-linear models show that ...

Author(s)
Toivonen, T.
Publisher
IP Publishing Limited, London, UK
Citation
Tourism Economics, 2004, 10, 4, pp 403-417

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