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Tourism and leisure behaviour in an ageing world

Author: Ian Robert Patterson
Publisher: Wallingford, Oxfordshire ; Boston, MA : CABI, [2018] ©2018
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Older adults are a growing population with money and time to invest in leisure and tourism. This book provides the latest research, new trends such as independent travel, the leisure experience, cultural and heritage tourism, cruises and wellness tourism and case studies of organisations successfully catering to older needs.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Patterson, Ian Robert, 1945-
Tourism and leisure behaviour in an ageing world.
Wallingford, Oxfordshire ; Boston, MA : CABI, 2018
(DLC) 2017046885
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ian Robert Patterson
ISBN: 9781786390943 1786390949
OCLC Number: 1004981609
Description: ix, 243 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: Tourism and leisure needs of older travellers --
Socio-demographic variables associated with tourism, leisure and ageing --
Motivations and constraints to tourism and leisure for older travellers --
Changing technological trends and the travel behaviour of older tourists --
Modes of leisure travel by older adults --
Types of travel experiences : group package tours (GPT) and independent leisure travellers --
Different travel markets : adventure tourism and the older traveller --
Different travel markets : educational tourism and the older traveller --
Different travel markets : cruise tourism and the older traveller --
Different travel markets : cultural and heritage tourism and the older traveller --
Different travel markets : health and wellness tourism and older travellers --
Conclusions and recommendations.
Responsibility: by Ian Patterson.

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