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The city of Split is increasingly showing its cruising valorisation opportunities thanks to its geocommunication position, harbour infrastructure, cultural and historic heritage and the diversity of its tourism supply. Cruising tourism, as a form of modern tourism receives characteristics of strong ...

Author(s)
Razović, M.
Publisher
Uniwersytet Szczeciński, Szczecin, Poland
Citation
Ekonomiczne Problemy Turystyki, 2016, No.4, pp 197-209
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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
Abstract

The low-cost strategy has revolutionized European airlines in the past 10 years. In response there has been a tendency towards low-cost practices in other transport industries. Specifically, the cruising industry has changed substantially from being the exclusive domain of the privileged, to being...

Author(s)
Gross, S.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Elmsford, USA
Citation
Tourism in Marine Environments, 2009, 6, 1, pp 11-24
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Cover for Improving sustainable management of expedition cruise destinations in Australia: governance and management lessons from the Great Barrier Reef, the Kimberley and Tasmania.

This chapter explores current challenges to managing expedition-style cruise activities from the perspective of destination sustainability through a comparative case study of three heritage destinations: the Great Barrier Reef World Heritage Area in Queensland; the West Kimberley National Heritage...

Author(s)
Ellis, C.; Scherrer, P.; Walker, K.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780646084)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

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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Cover for Nautical tourism in the Pacific.

This chapter discusses nautical tourism in the Pacific, specifically in the areas of marinas and cruising. Examined as case studies are the marinas in Australia and cruising in Vanuatu, Micronesia, Australia and New Zealand. The data presented in this chapter indicate that both cruising and yacht...

Author(s)
Dowling, R.
ISBN
2013 CABI (H ISBN 9781780642444)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

Cruise industry presents an active and rapid development in recent years. Due to the rich tourism resource and potential tourism market, China has become the core component of the Asian market. Identifying factors that affect cruise homeport selection systematically and designing scientific...

Author(s)
Ma MengZhi; Fan HouMing; Zhang EnYing
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Current Issues in Tourism, 2018, 21, 3, pp 328-354
Abstract

Very complex yet highly integrated business logics characterise cruise tourism with shore excursions frequently identified as a key source of value. This paper presents a case study of cruise tourism and shore excursion planning in Copenhagen, Denmark. The aim of this paper is to investigate the...

Author(s)
Lopes, M. J.; Dredge, D.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Tourism Planning and Development, 2018, 15, 6, pp 633-652
Abstract

The growth and popularity of polar cruise tourism in the Arctic region have raised expectations about the opportunities in this part of the world. However, the existing academic literature has never ventured further than to recall these expectations and opportunities, which means that there is...

Author(s)
Lamers, M.; Pashkevich, A.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Current Issues in Tourism, 2018, 21, 4, pp 440-454
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Cover for Stakeholders' perceived gains and obstacles of cruise ship tourism development: the case of La Palma Island.

This chapter focuses on a case study of La Palma Island, Spain, to examine stakeholders' perceived benefits and obstacles in relation to cruise ship tourism development. Overall, these stakeholders do not perceive that cruise ship tourism's potential is currently being maximized. They agree that,...

Author(s)
Alonso, A. D.; Alexander, N.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780646084)
Type
Book chapter

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