Essays about: "tripadvisor reviews"

Found 5 essays containing the words tripadvisor reviews.

  1. 1. Tourists’ expectations of their encounter with indigenous communities in the context of indigenous tourism: Western tourists’online reviews of OvaHimba cultural villages in Namibia

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Sociologi

    Author : Fredrika Sweno; [2019]
    Keywords : indigenous tourism; authenticity; Namibia; tripadvisor reviews; western tourists; cultural exoticism; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Indigenous tourism is a debated topic as the lifestyle and culture of indigenous groups are increasingly being promoted as tourist attractions, especially by tourism promotors targeting tourists in more developed countries. Indigenous tourism has become a widely adopted approach used to generate income for indigenous communities, and to the countries in which they are located. READ MORE

  2. 2. The tourist gaze on the royal Kumari of Kathmandu - Analysis of a living goddess based on online discourse

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Socialantropologi

    Author : Sofia Herslow; [2019]
    Keywords : Social anthropology; Kumari; worship; Newar; Nepal; Kathmandu valley; Tourism; Tourist Gaze; Modes of Authenticity; John Urry; Erik Cohen; living goddess; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : There are many possible sources for anthropological research, however, this thesis examines tourists' comments on internet forums. In particular, tourist comments on the TripAdvisor page of the Kumari Chowk in Kathmandu, Nepal will be examined. READ MORE

  3. 3. How to manage online review sites successfully : A service management perspective

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Företagsekonomi; Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Företagsekonomi; Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Företagsekonomi

    Author : Malin Wennergren; Emma Dahlin; Martina Enebrand; [2015]
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    Abstract : Background: Due to new technologies, electronic word-of-mouth (eWOM) is becomingincreasingly important, and has proven to have a significant impact in thedecision-making process within the tourist industry. There is a large assortmentof research focusing on why consumers voice their opinion online andengage in eWOM. READ MORE

  4. 4. Interview study of online travel reviews and their impact on a person’s decision making process

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för service management och tjänstevetenskap

    Author : Maria Rosengren; [2013]
    Keywords : consumer behaviour; decision-making process; electronic word-ofmouth; word of mouth; social media; tripadvisor.com; online travel reviews; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : In the past people sought for information via libraries, travel magazines or were inspired by marketing the travel agency made in order to attract consumers. Before the Internet era one way communication was the right way to follow. Since Internet was developed two ways communication has evolved and people can talk to each other worldwide. READ MORE

  5. 5. Destination Image Perceived by Different Stakeholders: A Case of Fortress of Suomenlinna

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för service management och tjänstevetenskap

    Author : Lian Chen; [2012]
    Keywords : destination image; different stakeholders; constructs of destination image; congruence; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Destination image is a concept that can be interpreted in different ways. Image sender and receiver may perceive different images due to diverse information sources, purposes, goals and so on. This thesis is going to explore the destination image held by different stakeholders. READ MORE