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The cruise industry worldwide has increased rapidly since the beginning of the millennium. Hawaii is no exception to this. Since the 1970s, cruise ships periodically visited the Hawaiian Islands, yet overnight cruising among the islands was rare. From 2001 to 2004, cruise ships sailing to and...

Author(s)
Pratt, S.; Blake, A.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Elmsford, USA
Citation
Tourism Analysis, 2009, 14, 3, pp 337-351
Abstract

Although most port cities seek and work to grow cruise tourism, in some cases there is broad-based public activism against cruise ships and cruise tourism. This article looks at 10 case studies where grassroots movements have confronted cruise tourism, with varying degrees of success. The study...

Author(s)
Klein, R. A.; Sitter, K. C.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Putnam Valley, USA
Citation
Tourism in Marine Environments, 2016, 11, 2/3, pp 147-159
Full TextCABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Paradise and other ports of call: cruising in the Pacific Islands.

This chapter explores the historical foundation of organized cruise tourism in the islands of Hawaii and the South Pacific and the imagery of Pacific cruising as a 'paradise'.

Author(s)
Douglas, N.; Douglas, N.
ISBN
2006 CABI (H ISBN 9781845930486)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

The cruise industry has seen its revenues more than double since the year 2000. Hence, it has become even more important for planners and managers to pinpoint those destination attributes that make a difference in satisfying cruise ship passengers. This is especially crucial since the extant...

Author(s)
Ozturk, U. A.; Gogtas, H.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Tourism Geographies, 2016, 18, 2, pp 194-212
Abstract

This research note proposes a variation of asymmetric importance-performance analysis (AIPA) and calls it rational importance-performance analysis (RIPA). The steps in conducting RIPA are demonstrated using publicly available cruise tourism data for Hawaii.

Author(s)
Ramakrishnan Ramanathan; Usha Ramanathan
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Annals of Tourism Research, 2016, 61, pp 264-267
Abstract

Japanese tourists are the largest and most important international segment of tourists to Hawaii. Over the past few years, the number of Japanese tourists to Hawaii has declined significantly. The purpose of this study is to explore the differences in attitudinal and behavioural characteristics,...

Author(s)
Agrusa, J.; Kim SeongSeop [Kim, S. S. S.]
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Elmsford, USA
Citation
Tourism Analysis, 2008, 13, 5/6, pp 485-497
Abstract

The impact of tourism on the Tongan economy is examined along with the problems associated with the advent of mass tourism. Deep-seated economic problems induced by a growing indigenous and tourist population have almost engulfed the tiny islands of Tonga. Tourist money seemingly promises a...

Author(s)
Urbanowicz, C. F.
Publisher
University of Pennsylvania Press, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Citation
Hosts and guests. The anthropology of tourism., 1989, Ed. 2, pp 105-117
Abstract

Meeting the marketing challenge (Faherty, pp.15-17) outlines the marketing strategy of Regent air, the 'all-frills' airline, which now focusses on the business community, offering, among other services, facilities allowing a full day's work on board. Attacking giants by thinking small (Kurtz, ...

Author(s)
Faherty, J. R.; Kurtz, R.; Zimmer, R.
Publisher
Bureau of Economic and Business Research, Graduate School of Business, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
Citation
The battle for market share: strategies in research and marketing. Travel and Tourism Research Association, sixteenth annual conference, the Spa and Sheraton Plaza Hotels, Palm Springs, California, June 9-12, 1985., 1985, pp 15...25

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