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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
Abstract

Cruise tourism is currently an increasing touristic travel option. In response to this growth, cruise lines are in continuous search for new products to be able to diversify their current offers. New routes and destinations, such as South America (Brazil in first place followed by Argentina) have...

Author(s)
Luján Turco, R.; Tonellotto, S. E.
Publisher
Universidad de Málaga, Malaga, Spain
Citation
Turismo y Desarrollo: Revista de Investigación en Turisme y Desarrollo Local, 2013, 6, 14, pp unpaginated
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Up to this date, there are few articles that deal with the problems faced by cruise ship crew members. Furthermore, said problems, when dealt with, do not engage with the problems within a theoretical framework that might permit a better comprehension of the effects caused by these agents when they ...

Author(s)
García González, E. D.; González Damián, A.
Publisher
Universidad de la Laguna, La Laguna, Spain
Citation
PASOS: Revista de Turismo y Patrimonio Cultural, 2018, 16, 4, pp 1089-1104
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Mass tourism has made the cruise product accessible to broad strata of society. The knowledge of the elements involved in the choice of a cruise is an interesting topic, which is approached in this work, focused on the relative aspects to the cruise concept as a floating resort, the stages of...

Author(s)
Reyes Cruz Ruiz, E. de los
Publisher
Universidad de Málaga, Malaga, Spain
Citation
TURyDES: Revista Turismo y Desarrollo local, 2014, 7, 17, pp unpaginated
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Tourism is a key activity in many countries, constituting the main source of income and employment in most Caribbean nations. Particularly, cruise modality is an alternative development for receptive tourist destinations in the Caribbean. Therefore, the aim of this article is to identify key...

Author(s)
Ruiz Quesada, S. C.; Parada Gutiérrez, Ó.
Publisher
Universidad de Murcia, Murcia, Spain
Citation
Cuadernos de Turismo, 2016, 38, pp 429-457, 585-589
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The aim of this paper is to propose a methodological approach for the analysis of the seasonality of cruise tourism. By means of multivariate statistical techniques, principal component factor and cluster analysis, a classification of destination ports is obtained, based on the monthly distribution ...

Author(s)
Fernandez Morales, A.; Mayorga Toledano, M. C.
Publisher
Universidad de la Laguna, La Laguna, Spain
Citation
PASOS: Revista de Turismo y Patrimonio Cultural, 2018, 16, 1, pp 253-264
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This work discusses a field study carried out with crew members on different passenger ships (cruises, river cruises, ROPAX and high speed), with the aim of using their perceptions/opinions to measure and detect which factors motivate them the most and the least in their day-to-day working on...

Author(s)
Vazquez Vazquez, T.; Luque Sendra, A.; Gonzalez Abril, L.
Publisher
Universidad de la Laguna, La Laguna, Spain
Citation
PASOS: Revista de Turismo y Patrimonio Cultural, 2018, 16, 2, pp 443-456
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The chapter provides an overview of the development of cruise tourism in the Caribbean, as an alternative to the existing inequality of underdeveloped economies. The area has a beautiful natural and cultural landscape, which causes the interest of international capital to invest in the tourism...

Author(s)
Palafox-Muñoz, A.; Aguilar-Aguilar, A.; Escalera-Briceño, A.
Publisher
Federal University of Alagoas, Penedo, Brazil
Citation
Revista Iberoamericana de Turismo (RITUR), 2014, 4, 2, pp 40-53
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The opening ceremony of the Suez Canal took place on 17th November 1869. This historic event, which was celebrated at length by the media, attracted visitors from all over Europe thus generating the promotion of several packaged tours. After a brief introduction about the main facts that lead to...

Author(s)
Cerchiello, G.
Publisher
Universidad de Murcia, Murcia, Spain
Citation
Cuadernos de Turismo, 2015, 35, pp 95-115, 439-441
Abstract

Maritime tourism presents a progressive and sustained development in the United States and Europe. In Brazil, the market has also expanded over time, with consolidated increase. However, the balance of recent years indicates a trend towards reduction of business. Based on this context, this paper...

Author(s)
Ramoa, C. E. de A.; Flores, L. C. da S.; Zucco, F. D.; Reis, C.
Publisher
Universidad de Málaga, Malaga, Spain
Citation
TURyDES: Revista Turismo y Desarrollo local, 2015, 8, 18, pp unpaginated

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