Essays about: "Cultural factors of tourism"

Showing result 16 - 20 of 35 essays containing the words Cultural factors of tourism.

  1. 16. The Cultural Characteristics in China's Official Online Tourism Advertisements

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Medier och kommunikation

    Author : Chun Bi; [2012]
    Keywords : tourism advertising; China s advertising;

    Abstract : Tourism advertising is an important approach in providing information about tourism destinations and in attracting potential customers, and in this process, particular cultural factors are usually conveyed. In this thesis, the main intention was to describe the cultural factors reflected in advertising and discover the role that Chinese cultural identity plays in China’s official Internet tourism advertisements to overseas markets using a theoretical framework of diverse cultural issues. READ MORE

  2. 17. Guides of the Falu Mine : Perceptions of Differences and Similarities onDomestic and International Visitors

    University essay from Högskolan Dalarna/Turismvetenskap

    Author : Jens Wagner; [2012]
    Keywords : heritage tourism; Great Copper Mountain; tour guides; domestic tourists; international tourists;

    Abstract : Industrial heritage tourism has been in focus for many academic studies and tourism is an alternative developmental tool for mines and contributes to their economic success. This thesis is about the Falu Mine in Dalarna, Sweden, which has World Heritage status since 2001 and is one of the biggest attractions in the region. READ MORE

  3. 18. Polish aesthetic medicine market in the context of Swede's beauty tourism : High-quality, low-cost services towards demanding Swedish patients

    University essay from Södertörns högskola/Institutionen för livsvetenskaper

    Author : Karolina Stockhaus; [2012]
    Keywords : beauty tourism; skönhetsturism; cosmetic tourism; medical tourism; medicins turism; health tourism; hälsoturism; Poland; Polen; Sweden; Sverige; plastic surgery; plastikkirurgi; cosmetic surgery; treatment; skönhetsbehandling; motivation; motivationer;

    Abstract : This thesis concerns Swedes’ medical tourism to Poland with an indication of  travelling for beauty treatments. Its goal is to study Swedes travelling to Poland because of aesthetic medicine purposes. Trips with medical background, e.g. READ MORE

  4. 19. Identity Development through Volunteer Tourism : A qualitative study of WWOOF volunteers’ identity formation

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Linköpings universitet/Institutionen för studier av samhällsutveckling och kulturFilosofiska fakulteten

    Author : Linnea Börjars; [2012]
    Keywords : volunteer; tourism; identity formation; WWOOF; volontär; turism; identitetsarbete; WWOOF;

    Abstract : Tourism is a fast growing phenomenon. As every person has a different motivation to travel new and alternative forms of tourism are continuously developing. Depending on form of tourism and the tourist’s motivation to take on a certain trip, the experience has a smaller or bigger impression on the individual. READ MORE

  5. 20. Enhancement of tourism service delivery performance through value co-creation: A system dynamic approach : Case Study: Cultural heritage sector in Sicily

    University essay from KTH/Industriell produktion

    Author : Mona Soufivand; [2012]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Value co-creation is shown to play a prominent role in performance improvement in various sectors ranging from manufacturing to service. However, its role in creating value and consequently improving the performance of service in tourist sector has not been investigated in the literature. READ MORE