Cookies on Leisure Tourism

Like most websites we use cookies. This is to ensure that we give you the best experience possible.

 

Continuing to use www.cabi.org  means you agree to our use of cookies. If you would like to, you can learn more about the cookies we use.

Leisure Tourism

Your source for all tourism, leisure and hospitality information

>>> Sign up to receive our Leisure, Hospitality & Tourism e-newsletter, book alerts, and offers <<<

Results per page:

Search results

Abstract

This study draws upon research carried out in 2003, which had the primary purpose of examining the perceived social impacts associated with increased levels of cruise tourism for a major port of call in the South West of England. A survey approach was employed focusing on the town of Falmouth in...

Author(s)
Gibson, P.; Bentley, M.
Publisher
Haworth Hospitality Press, Binghamton, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel & Tourism Marketing, 2006, 20, 3/4, pp 63-77
Abstract

This new travel industry directory brings together for the first time all the varied facets of both business and leisure travel in the UK. Intended for the regular business traveller and for all organizations and individuals associated with the travel industry, the directory contains some 7000...

Publisher
Air & Business Travel News, Potters Bar, UK
Citation
Air & business travel news travel industry directory., 1994, pp xxvii + 385 pp.
Abstract

Anticipation in the cruise sector is nothing new, and passengers are most likely to have to wait for their trips after purchase. Anticipation theory has shown that levels of anticipation will initially be high after purchase then decrease, rising again before the event takes place. Extant research...

Author(s)
Sharples, L.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Putnam Valley, USA
Citation
Tourism in Marine Environments, 2018, 13, 4, pp 243-251
Abstract

Purpose - The purpose of the study was to examine the relative importance of corporate social and environmental responsibility (CSER) in comparison to standard, price, duration, destination, brand and disruption using choice-based conjoint analysis (CBC). Design/methodology/approach - CBC was used...

Author(s)
Adams, S. A.; Font, X.; Stanford, D.
Publisher
Emerald Publishing, Bingley, UK
Citation
Worldwide Hospitality and Tourism Themes, 2017, 9, 1, pp 31-43
Abstract

The article discusses technological advances in the tourist industry which have led to a situation where one terminal will soon be used by airlines, hotels, tour operators, ferry and cruise lines, car rental and a host of other services. Historically, technology has mirrored the split in the UK...

Author(s)
Richardson, D.
Citation
Travel Agency, 1990, July/August, pp 21, 23-25
Abstract

A survey was conducted to provide information to help in the future management and marketing of the Birmingham Canal Navigations at Gas Street Basin and Farmers Bridge Locks, and to give indications as to future possible development of the sites. The survey was carried out on site, using separate...

Publisher
Rickmansworth, Herts, UK
Citation
Planning and Research Paper - British Waterways, 1990, No.38, pp 50pp.
Abstract

The nature, value and extent of business tourism have changed significantly in recent years. Business travellers are more cost conscious than they were; when flying, they are to be found increasingly in economy class; many are self-employed; one in four is female. More and more, these travellers...

Author(s)
Owen, C.
Citation
Tourism Management, 1992, 13, 2, pp 224-226
Abstract

A survey of existing boaters on the Crinan canal, Scotland, UK, was undertaken to provide a profile of the boaters, their attitude to British Waterways and the canal their image of the canal, actual and perceived problems in using the canal and the needs of boaters using the canal. The canal links...

Citation
Planning and Research Paper, British Waterways Board, 1989, No.3, pp 46pp.
Abstract

This article reflects on the significance of field trips for undergraduate experiential learning. Experiential learning is critical to the development of managers as future reflective practitioners, and this case study makes a significant contribution to debate about field trips at a time when UK...

Author(s)
Weeden, C.; Woolley, J.; Lester, J. A.
Publisher
Taylor & Francis, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Journal of Teaching in Travel & Tourism, 2011, 11, 4, pp 349-366
Abstract

Purpose - The aim of this study is to examine cruise destination branding as a new resource for a region to promote an area as a differentiated cruise destination. The authors specifically study how the perceived brand awareness of a destination moderates the relation between cruisers' motivation...

Author(s)
Lemmetyinen, A.; Dimitrovski, D.; Nieminen, L.; Pohjola, T.
Publisher
Emerald Group Publishing Ltd, Bradford, UK
Citation
Tourism Review, 2016, 71, 4, pp 245-286

Refine Results

Sort Order
Author
Geographical Location
Item Type
Language
Organisms
Subject Topics