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Cover for Is China a new goldmine for cruise companies?

The objective of this chapter is to understand the current situation regarding cruising in China, based on research that has been undertaken since 2010, looking at the adaptation of products (routes, facilities) to meet the expectations of Chinese cruise passengers, as well as what these customers...

Author(s)
Mondou, V.; Taunay, B.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780646084)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Cruising in Asia, with a focus on China.

This chapter focuses on the development and trends of cruising in Asia generally, and China specifically. It also analyses the influence of government policy, port infrastructure and market demand for a clearer understanding of the emergence and growth of cruising in China. Also highlighted is the...

Author(s)
Dowling, R.; Mao, I.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780646084)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Different travel markets: cruise tourism and the older traveller.

This chapter (i) examines historical trends and changes that have occurred in the cruise industry; (ii) investigates the growth of the major luxury cruise lines; (iii) discusses the benefits and future trends of ocean cruising; and (iv) analyses the latest trends in ocean cruising that are designed ...

Author(s)
Patterson, I.
ISBN
2018 CABI (H ISBN 9781786390943)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for The world of cruising.

This chapter introduces the cruise tourism industry by covering a range of topics including its worldwide growth, challenges, people (employees and passengers), destinations and impacts. It concludes with an overview of the planning and management required for sustainable cruising.

Author(s)
Dowling, R.; Weeden, C.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780646084)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Cruising with pride: the LGBT cruise market.

This chapter provides critical insights into the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) cruise sector, gained through in-depth interviews with two Miami-based cruise corporations, four North American lesbian and gay tour operators, and the International Gay and Lesbian Travel Association....

Author(s)
Jarvis, N.; Weeden, C.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780646084)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Conclusions and future directions.

This concluding chapter highlights the many developments in cruise tourism since 2006 and offers some suggestions on its future directions. It looks at planned capacity increases and the challenges ahead for cruising.

Author(s)
Weeden, C.; Dowling, R.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780646084)
Type
Book chapter
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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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Cover for Cruise sector growth - prospects, challenges, responsibilities.

This chapter explores multiple relationships between the cruise sector today and its future development possibilities. The intention of this final chapter is not to provide a mere forecast or scenario of cruise sector growth, but rather to add some transparency with regard to the main principles,...

Author(s)
Papathanassis, A.; Vogel, M.
ISBN
2012 CABI (H ISBN 9781845938451)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for The changing consumer: 'digital cruising'.

This chapter examines the use of social media in cruise marketing. It presents the findings of a study involving five cruise companies, which examined their web sites' integration to social media platforms, their activities in the Big 3 social media platforms (Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn), as...

Author(s)
Pantelidis, I. S.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780646084)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Motivations and constraints of cruising for the US and Chinese markets.

This chapter provides not only an explanation of the underlying motives and constraints of both US and Chinese cruisers, but also relevant information for the cruise industry to make decisions on how to create products/services and marketing materials to better retain current cruisers and to entice ...

Author(s)
Petrick, J. F.; Zou SuiWen; Hung Kam
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780646084)
Type
Book chapter

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