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The maritime tourist market is among the most attractive areas of business. The article identifies the transformation trends in Gdynia and Gdańsk cruising traffic in the years 2000-2017. In recent years, the Baltic has become one of the most vibrantly developing key cruising markets. Up to the year ...

Author(s)
Palmowski, T.; Korneevets, V. S.
Publisher
Uniwersytet Szczeciński, Szczecin, Poland
Citation
Ekonomiczne Problemy Turystyki, 2018, No.3, pp 95-104
Full TextCABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Nautical tourism market suppliers in the Baltic and Arctic regions.

This chapter examines the nautical tourism supply market in the Baltic and Arctic regions. It discusses: the geo-hydrographical features of the Baltic Sea; the main features of nautical tourism in the Baltic and Arctic regions; the main features of cruising industry ports of the Baltic; and ...

Author(s)
Haahti, A.; Pekkala, S.; Luković, T.; Božić, K.; Papathanassis, A.
ISBN
2013 CABI (H ISBN 9781780642444)
Type
Book chapter
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In 2008 the U.N. International Maritime Organisation set up new rules for sulphurous content in maritime fuel. That decision will also have consequences for shipping and trade in, inter alias, the Baltic Sea. From the 1st of July 2010, ships sailing in the Baltic Sea are allowed to have only 1, 5%...

Author(s)
Steene, A.
Publisher
University of the Aegean, Chios, Greece
Citation
Tourismos, 2011, 6, 2, pp 53-64
Abstract

This paper takes a cross-table with the call frequencies of more than 80 cruise ships to each of more than 20 cruise ports in the Baltic Sea in 2014 in its cells as its starting point. Correlations and proximities between the different ports are then established. This is visualised using a...

Author(s)
Marcussen, C. H.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Scandinavian Journal of Hospitality and Tourism, 2017, 17, 2, pp 208-222
Abstract

This chapter presents an overview of new trends in cruise tourism and addresses the question of whether there will be a change in the concept of cruise tourism so that it will better meet the needs of more postmodern tourists. The chapter focuses upon how the Norwegian Coastal Express (Hurtigruten) ...

Author(s)
Nilsson, P. Ǻ.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Elmsford, USA
Citation
Nautical tourism: concepts and issues, 2007, pp 83-94
Full TextCABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Spatial and evolutionary characteristics of Baltic Sea cruising: a historic-geographical overview.

This chapter discusses how the evolution of the Baltic Sea-based excursion and cruise phenomenon can best be appreciated when viewed within the framework of a 'phases process', where each phase can be defined and discussed. Also discussed is the future of Baltic Sea cruising.

Author(s)
Lundgren, J. O.
ISBN
2006 CABI (H ISBN 9781845930486)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

The purpose of this study was to analyze the coordination of cooperation in strategic business networks in the tourism industry. The various facets of the coordination are explored in an intensive single case study on Cruise Baltic. The data includes the narrative accounts of 22 actors in the case...

Author(s)
Lemmetyinen, A.
Publisher
Routledge, Oslo, Norway
Citation
Scandinavian Journal of Hospitality and Tourism, 2009, 9, 4, pp 366-386
Abstract

The description 'cruise ferry', which is increasingly used in both the ferry and cruise industries, has its origins firmly in the Baltic where a new market, initially unexpected, has developed into one of the major traffic generators and revenue earners in the passenger shipping industry. About 10...

Author(s)
Peisley, T.
Citation
Travel & Tourism Analyst, 1992, No. 4, pp 5-26