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The book examines the concept of luxury and its meaning across tourism, events and hospitality globally. Packed with case studies, it investigates how the idea of luxury is changing in response to a variety factors, such as social change, technological innovation and the challenge of...

Author(s)
Swarbrooke, J.
Publisher
Goodfellow Publishers Limited, Oxford, UK
Citation
The meaning of luxury in tourism, hospitality and events, 2018, pp 256 pp.
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The study on cruise tourism is necessary due to the increasing demand for this relatively new form of tourism, one of the megatrends of tourism development. This paper analyzes the main indicators of the global cruise tourism, highlighting the trends in cruises and the evolution of the cruise...

Author(s)
Tuță, L.; Micu, C.
Publisher
Banat's University of Agricultural Science and Veterinary Medicine, Timisoara, Romania
Citation
Lucrări Științifice, Universitatea de Științe Agricole Și Medicină Veterinară a Banatului, Timisoara, Seria I, Management Agricol, 2015, 17, 4, pp 1-6
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Although Bermuda has to date managed to achieve equilibrium between tourism and coral reef conservation, this delicate balance may be threatened by the growth and changing face of the tourism industry. This may result in negative impacts on the coral reefs and services provided by this valuable...

Author(s)
Beukering, P. van; Sarkis, S.; Putten, L. van der; Papyrakis, E.
Publisher
Elsevier B. V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Ecosystem Services, 2015, 11, pp 76-86
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Responsible corporate action has long been recognized as a vital step toward sustainability. Recently, this notion has also been introduced in tourism practices. Consequently, researchers have gradually become involved in exploring how tourism CSER is practiced, what might motivate it, and the...

Author(s)
Lin LiPin; Yu ChiaYuan; Chang FuChen
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Tourism Management, 2018, 64, pp 1-12
Abstract

This special issue on the history of tourism consists of eight papers. Each paper connects the past to the future and identifies the evolution of tourism into the future. The papers deal with the transformation and future of destinations such as Las Vegas, the German mainland of the Wadden Sea...

Author(s)
Yeoman, I. S.; McMahon-Beatte, U.
Publisher
Emerald Publishing, Bingley, UK
Citation
Journal of Tourism Futures, 2018, 4, 3, pp 179-281
Abstract

This report provides an update about developments in travel and tourism loyalty schemes, including airline frequent-flyer programmes (FFPs), hotel frequent-guest programmes, as well as loyalty programmes in the rental-car and cruise sectors.

Publisher
Mintel International Group Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Travel & Tourism Analyst, 2013, No.6, pp 47 pp.
Abstract

Purpose - The purpose of this paper is to identify whether travel and tourism related web sites derive a certain personality type. Design/methodology/approach - This study employed the ten-item personality inventory (TIPI) measure to assess personality dimensions of 188 tourism web sites including...

Author(s)
Phelan, K. V.; Mills, J. E.; Douglas, A. C.; Aday, J. B.
Publisher
Emerald Group Publishing Ltd, Bingley, UK
Citation
Journal of Hospitality and Tourism Technology, 2013, 4, 3, pp 248-262
Abstract

There is a growing gap between tourism's rapidly growing greenhouse gas emissions and the sector's 'aspirational' emission reduction targets as well as the international policy consensus to reduce emissions from this and all other sectors of the economy. The transport component is the largest GHG...

Author(s)
Gössling, S.; Scott, D.; Hall, C. M.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Tourism Management, 2015, 46, pp 203-212
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The paper presents the forms of tourist transport with a major effect on global warming and, implicitly, on sustainable development. Tourism is largely affected by the climatic change; however, at the same time, it has a significant contribution to the worldwide emission of greenhouse effect gases. ...

Author(s)
Micu, C.; Tuță, L.; Mihai, D.
Publisher
Banat's University of Agricultural Science and Veterinary Medicine, Timisoara, Romania
Citation
Lucrări Științifice, Universitatea de Științe Agricole Și Medicină Veterinară a Banatului, Timisoara, Seria I, Management Agricol, 2013, 15, 4, pp 151-156
Abstract

This chapter examines the implications of globalization for the tourism industry, highlighting its potential benefits and dangers. The chapter assesses the process and implications of globalization in three specific sectors of the tourism industry, namely, hospitality, cruise ships, and airlines.

Author(s)
Fletcher, J.; Westlake, J.
Publisher
Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd, Cheltenham, UK
Citation
International handbook on the economics of tourism, 2006, pp 464-480

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