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The visiting friends and relatives (VFR) travel market segment is important, but often overlooked by international tourism marketing professionals. The paper explores the role of VFR in the international travel market. Drawing on data published by Tourism Canada, it compares travel patterns for...

Author(s)
Yuan TsaoFang; Fridgen, J. D.; Hsieh, S.; O'Leary, J. T.
Citation
Journal of Tourism Studies, 1995, 6, 1, pp 19-26
Abstract

Within the context of the multidestinations and multiactivities, the present study focused on the comparison between the push and pull motives in terms of the influences on destination choice and holiday activity of German pleasure travellers to the USA, Canada, and Asia. Employing a multinomial...

Author(s)
Lee, G.; O'Leary, J. T.; Lee SunHee; Morrison, A.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Elmsford, USA
Citation
Tourism Analysis, 2002, 7, 2, pp 89-104
Abstract

Many previous research studies have offered alternative approaches to segmenting travel markets, but few have provided any decision rules for selecting target markets. This study used factor-cluster analysis to define 3 benefit-based segments of the Japanese outbound travel market (novelty/nature...

Author(s)
Jang, S. C.; Morrison, A. M.; O'Leary, J. T.
Publisher
Pergamon Press, Oxford, UK
Citation
Tourism Management, 2002, 23, 4, pp 367-378
Abstract

Brief results are presented in the first paper (Smith, pp.151-156) of a survey of visitors from France and Japan to USA and Canadian national parks. Data are provided on sources of information, motivations, benefits sought, socioeconomic characteristics, preferred activities, and relative...

Author(s)
Smith, S. L. J.; O'Leary, J. T.; Uysal, M.
Publisher
Bureau of Economic and Business Research, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
Citation
Tourism research: expanding boundaries. Travel and Tourism Research Association Nineteenth Annual Conference, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, June 19-23, 1988., 1988, pp 151-156; 157-164