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Purpose: This paper aims to provide a better understanding of self-organised cruiser's expenditures, analysing the effect of city interface satisfaction (CIS) on total monetary impact on land (TMIoL) for cruisers travelling without touristic guide and investigating the size of cruise ships, such as ...

Author(s)
Vaio, A. di; Lepore, L.; Varriale, L.
Publisher
Emerald Publishing, Bingley, UK
Citation
International Journal of Culture, Tourism and Hospitality Research, 2018, 12, 4, pp 385-406
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This study is part of the literature on the cruise industry that focuses on the waterfront phenomenon and on the development of a new cruise-city interface promoted by cruise tourism. The development of a new era of waterfronts with the implication of cruise tourism is used as the starting...

Author(s)
Perea-Medina, B.; Andrade, M. J.; Rosa-Jiménez, C.
Publisher
Universidad de Murcia, Murcia, Spain
Citation
Cuadernos de Turismo, 2018, 42, pp 397-419, 659-663
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The study generates knowledge on the patterns, structures, and geography of growth of the cruise port industry in the Mediterranean and its adjoining seas. The analysis of the passenger movements in the period 2005-2014, as provided by cruise port authorities, details the port hierarchy and reveals ...

Author(s)
Pallis, A. A.; Arapi, K. P.
Publisher
University of the Aegean, Chios, Greece
Citation
Tourismos, 2016, 11, 2, pp 168-201
Abstract

The paper evaluates the competitiveness of homeports in the Mediterranean in the period between 2011 and 2016. It employs the shift-share technique that includes the competitive and allocation effects to evaluate the competitive advantage and specialisation of the top home ports in the...

Author(s)
Karlis, T.; Polemis, D.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Tourism Management, 2018, 68, pp 168-176
Abstract

The cruise industry is a highly concentrated business in terms of players and markets. Vessel deployment strategies and itinerary design by cruise operators are primordial and are affected by market and operational considerations. This paper focuses on capacity deployment and itineraries in two...

Author(s)
Rodrigue, J. P.; Notteboom, T.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Applied Geography, 2013, 38, pp 31-42
Abstract

The viability of continental Europe as a cruise destination and the potential for river cruising in Europe are discussed. Statistical data on cruise passengers for Italy, Germany, Spain, France, the UK, the Mediterranean and other European countries are provided.

Author(s)
Peisley, T.
Publisher
Mintel International Group Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Travel & Tourism Analyst, 2004, No.2, pp 1-39
Full TextCABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Nautical tourism market suppliers in the Mediterranean.

This chapter examines the nautical tourism supply market in the Mediterranean. It discusses: the geo-hydrographic features of the Mediterranean; the main features of nautical tourism in the Mediterranean; and the main features of the Mediterranean ports of the cruising industry.

Author(s)
Gržetić, Z.; Luković, T.; Božić, K.
ISBN
2013 CABI (H ISBN 9781780642444)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

The first vessel with passengers entered the Port of Koper in 2006. Since then the vessels have been arriving regularly (Fred.Olsen, Kristina Cruises, Thomson Cruises, Elegant Cruises & Tours, Discovery World Cruises). This paper aims to review the current state of the development of the global and ...

Author(s)
Trupac, I.; Twrdy, E.
Publisher
Ćira Carića 4, Dubrovnik, Croatia
Citation
Naše More, 2010, 57, 5/6, pp 241-246
Abstract

The evolution of cruise tourism is discussed, and differences between the American and Mediterranean cruise markets in terms of supply and demand are examined. The Mediterranean sector shows an evident seasonality and is mainly directed at European users. The influence of the development of cruise...

Author(s)
Capacci, A.
Publisher
Institut Turistic Valencia (ITVA) Studies and Publications Section, Valencia, Spain
Citation
Papers de Turisme, 2000, No.27, pp 129-137
Abstract

A sporadic case of Legionnaires' disease was linked to travel on a cruise ship. The ship commenced the cruise in the spring of 1998, going south to the Western Mediterranean and the Canary Islands and north to the Norwegian fjords. Investigation identified two further cases of Legionnaires' Disease ...

Author(s)
Regan, C. M.; McCann, B.; Syed, Q.; Christie, P.; Joseph, C.; Colligan, J.; McGaffin, A.
Publisher
Public Health Laboratory Service (PHLS), London, UK
Citation
Communicable Disease and Public Health, 2003, 6, 2, pp 152-156

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