Switzerland is one of the members of the European Union, and its territory is included into the Schengen area. Besides, Davos is the location of a variety of beautiful ski resorts, as well as a [...]
The eight sectors in this industry include accommodation, travel trade, tourism services, attractions, transportation, food and beverage, events and conferences, and adventure tourism and recreation.
The project entailed adventurous tours organised with a motive of introducing the participants to the variety of flora and fauna found in the Fiordland of New Zealand.
However, the country complains that it does not have a choice other than to host the migrants owing to the fact the most of the EU partners located in the north have evaded the migrant [...]
The tourism sector in the Scotland has shown rapid growth as compared to other sectors that drives the Scottish economy, for example, the retail, utilities, and manufacturing sectors.
According to the authors, Halal tourism is an aspect under the Islamic law and is categorized to include halal food, halal activities and airlines and the subsequent compliant hotels, especially in regards to the shariah [...]
In recent years, the United Arab Emirates has been investing heavily in the tourism industry upon the realization of the potential of the sector to grow the Emirate's economy.
Being a tax compliant sector, tourism products in Italy have fulfilled its legal mandate as a business and have the freedom to do trade within the territories of Italy.
The factors that promote medical tourism include the availability of care in the destination, timeliness of medical care, the cost of care and the ability of people to meet the costs, different preferences for medical [...]
Contribution of volunteer tourism to the society According to Domingues and Nojd, most studies on volunteer tourism focus on the personal experiences of volunteer tourism.
The main objectives of the essay are to define niche tourism, determine the major characteristics of niche tourism and how it differs from mass tourism.
Despite the importance of the hospitality industry to the Australian economy, the figure below shows that it posts the highest rate of employee turnover in the economy Figure One: Industry analysis of worker turnover in [...]
According to Broad, the concept of volunteer tourism can only be understood better when it is comprehended from the perspective of the destination of the tourism; the local communities.
The capital of Valletta and Venice are two cities in the republic of Malta and the republic of Italy respectively, which have shown competitive architectural designing, and thus form substantial tourism attractions in the two [...]
The company offers all its services online and customers can see and choose the services they would like and charges for the services.
The study also showed that 31% of the families considered in the study indicated their intention to increase their spending on family vacations in the future.
The power of children in families implies that they dictate the locations that families visit, the type of accommodation facilities, and the type of activities that families undertake during the holiday.
To predict the behavioural patterns of customers, the availability of the product in the market is optimised with a hope of maximising on revenues.
Based on the results of the research, a company may develop a list of needed resources that are necessary for the success of chosen strategy.
The growth of volunteer tourism product in the market place is as a result of other emerging organizations offering the same services, but indirectly digging from the pockets of the people in the societies.
An outline of the top five casinos in the world and the performance of the industry in the past 5 years is illustrated in the first part.
In Kenya, the roads that lead to the major tourists' attraction sites are in good condition, which is an effort of the government to promote tourism in the country.
However, the author should have captured the fact that people do not only tour places to get a break from the normal but as they do that they want to go to places they have [...]
Therefore, the status, role and behavior of tourists are being interrogated, that is their roles to the problems and their solution.
Destination marketing refers to the proactive and strategic approach to the financial and cultural progress of a location. These factors keep on changing and as the behaviour of the tourist changes there is a need [...]
This led to the formation of NTO's in almost all other countries of the world with the sole objective of making those countries known better as tourist destinations.
The absence of specific governmental mandate to handle tourism has led to the duplication of the duties of the government, leading to lack of agreement between the States and the Commonwealth.
From the Australian perspective, wine tourism is the paying of a visit to the wineries and or wine making regions in order to experience and enjoy the unique features of the contemporary lifestyle of Australia [...]
This section aims to analyze whether it is important for cultural tourism sites to be authentic and the value of authenticity in these sites.
Therefore, in analyzing the aspiration and practical application of ethics in tourism in regard to the policy and management of tourism endeavours, emphasis will be on the above aspects.
Innovation taking place in tourism industry is resulting into new ideas, services, and products to the marketplace and as part of overall changes taking place in the industry, innovation in the industry is leading to [...]
Hospitality managers should understand that local people are also a part of the heritage, that tourists want to see. On balance, it is possible to note that sustainability of cultural diversity is one of the [...]
Sky diving is a sport that involves the participant jumping out of a moving aircraft, performing a variety of acrobatic maneuvers before finally pulling the parachute's ripcord, usually at the last possible moment.
The main motivation of this kind of tourism is to volunteer in working for the host community as the tourists learn more about their culture and other things.
The study therefore finds out the contribution and views of Dominican women towards sex tourism and the masculinity of tourism as a factor.
This is due to the fact the most of the travelers have opted to rely more on the internet to make reservations than consulting the travel agencies.
Terrorism poses a threat to the security of a country and thus it has a negative impact to the tourism demand. Government and locals have the sole responsibility of tourism management in a country.
The advancement of technology has seen the emergence of internet and the World Wide Web, which have transformed the way people interact and or do their businesses.
In these regard, the authors argue that "...the broad societal desire to live simpler and more meaningful or happy lives is an additional factor that drives tourism and wellness tourism in particular" Consequently, it can [...]
Additionally, the respondents were provided with a description of the purpose of the study, privacy statement, and a description of their freedom to choose whether to participate or not to.
Provision of such services enhances comfort of visitors and improves the profile of the destination. This is a great source of attraction to the visitors.
The board of tourism in Great Britain Tourist Authority formed under the Development of Tourism Act in 1969 employs the term "VisitBritain". The aim of VisitBritain is to ensure that the tourism industry in Britain [...]
Travel agents are not just people who offer the country to travel and the hotel, travel agents are those who organize all the sides and details of the trip doing all possible that a client [...]
Just as it is being the case with medical tourism, transplant tourism continues to spark public controversies, due to the fact that, as of today, the concept of transplant tourism is often perceived as being [...]
Located in the Sumatra Island, the resort will be among the first tourism destination in the island to offer relaxing services to the tourists who visit the area throughout the year.
The increase in the number of people owning computers connected to the internet in their homes have significantly changed the way tourism consumers identify their destination, make reservations, define the extent of leisure they want [...]
When examining the case of the Mentawai archipelago and the development of the local tourism industry through the promotion of the area as a surfing venue, it can be seen that instead of developing its [...]
Despite the fact that the U.S.economy was slowing in the months prior to this incident, the consequences of the terrorist act tipped the economy further into depression.