Cookies on Leisure Tourism

Like most websites we use cookies. This is to ensure that we give you the best experience possible.

 

Continuing to use www.cabi.org  means you agree to our use of cookies. If you would like to, you can learn more about the cookies we use.

Leisure Tourism

Your source for all tourism, leisure and hospitality information

>>> Sign up to receive our Leisure, Hospitality & Tourism e-newsletter, book alerts, and offers <<<

Results per page:

Search results

CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Water-borne transport.

This chapter opens with a look at some of the significant inland waterways, particularly canals and rivers. Private watercraft are especially important on these waterways; they are owned by individuals and made available for hire by tourists. The importance of ferries and river taxis is also...

Author(s)
Robinson, P.; Lück, M.; Smith, S.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781789241488)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

This paper analyses the fan tourism experience on themed cruises catering to fans of pop culture. Star Trek: The Cruise serves as the case study for this analysis.

Author(s)
Mittermeier, S.
Publisher
Wiley, Boston, USA
Citation
Journal of Popular Culture (Boston), 2019, 52, 6, pp 1372-1386
Abstract

This issue includes five research papers and three viewpoint essays on polar tourism. Specific topics addressed include Arctic tourist experiences, tourism development, sustainability, cultural Arctic tourism, ski tourism and climate change, and citizen science in Arctic expedition cruises, among...

Author(s)
Maher, P. T.; Vereda, M.; de la Barre, S.
Publisher
Emerald Publishing, Bingley, UK
Citation
Journal of Tourism Futures, 2020, 6, 1, pp 3-111
Abstract

Purpose - The purpose of this paper is to provide a conceptual framework for using citizen science - defined as a data collection method through which non-professionals engage in contributing to authentic scientific inquiry - within the expedition cruise industry to contribute significantly to the...

Author(s)
Taylor, A. R.; Barðadóttir, Þ.; Auffre, S.; Bombosch, A.; Cusick, A. L.; Falk, E.; Lynnes, A.
Publisher
Emerald Publishing, Bingley, UK
Citation
Journal of Tourism Futures, 2020, 6, 1, pp 102-111
Abstract

An outbreak of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) occurred on the Diamond Princess cruise ship making an international journey, which led to quarantine of the ship at Yokohama Port, Japan. A suspected COVID-19 case was defined as a passenger or crew member who developed a fever or respiratory symptoms, ...

Author(s)
Yamagishi, T.; Kamiya, H.; Kakimoto, K.; Suzuki, M.; Wakita, T.
Publisher
European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control, Stockholm, Sweden
Citation
Eurosurveillance, 2020, 25, 23,
Abstract

The article studies the relationship between the characteristics of the built environment and the spatial behaviour of cruise passengers in a city. For this purpose, the mobility of cruise passengers visiting the city of Tarragona (Catalonia) is monitored by means of GPS tracking technologies and...

Author(s)
Domènech, A.; Gutiérrez, A.; Clavé, S. A.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Annals of Tourism Research, 2020, 81,
AbstractFull Text

The membership of Spain and Portugal to the European Union has encouraged cross-border cooperation, promoting the diversification of the tourism in both sides of the Luso-Spanish border. Our analysis takes as a reference Duero/Douro region and the Douro River, this fluvial tourism has revalued...

Author(s)
Ruiz Romero de La Cruz, E.; Cruz Ruiz, E.; Zamarreño Aramendia, G.
Publisher
Universidad de Murcia, Murcia, Spain
Citation
Cuadernos de Turismo, 2020, 45, pp 381-409, 589-593
Abstract

Although recent studies have focused on the role of well-being in tourism, there is limited knowledge about its specific contribution for marketing practitioners. This study focuses on how cruise companies can develop a solid relationship with their passengers by examining four dimensions of...

Author(s)
Kang JuHee
Publisher
Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Tourism Management Perspectives, 2020, 33, pp 100609
Abstract

Difficult heritage, rooted in difficult knowledge, is not simply difficult because of traumatic content but also because of the responses it can provoke. These responses can include confusion, anxiety, and empathy for the fear and suffering of others. As such, difficult heritage sites can be...

Author(s)
Nelson, V.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Tourism Geographies, 2020, 22, 2, pp 298-318
Abstract

The concept of liminality informs the experience of tourism, yet little is known about how liminality is performed in the context of 'cruises to nowhere' that sacrifice terrestrial destinations for endless 'seascapes' of liminality. Fuelled by alcohol, round-the-clock parties and endless buffets,...

Author(s)
Rink, B.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Tourism Geographies, 2020, 22, 2, pp 392-412

Refine Results

Sort Order
Author
Geographical Location
Item Type
Language
Organisms
Subject Topics