Encyclopedia of Tourism (Routledge World Reference) by Jafar Jafari

By Jafar Jafari

Tourism is go back and forth for excitement additionally the speculation and perform of traveling, the enterprise of attracting, accommodating, and wonderful travelers, and the enterprise of working excursions. Tourism might be foreign, or in the tourists nation. the area Tourism association defines tourism extra usually, in phrases which move «beyond the typical notion of tourism as being restricted to vacation job simply «, as humans «traveling to and staying in areas outdoor their traditional atmosphere for no more than one consecutive yr for relaxation, company and different reasons»

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In-house video and access to swimming pool and leisure activities become important needs within, and supplementary to, the bedroom, which needs to be more of a `home from home' than an `office away from the office'. The increase in the demand for leisure and for business-oriented accommodation has been international in range and competitiveness is on a global basis. Large international hotel chains have expanded by acquisition and by franchising 4 accounting across Europe, the Americas and the Far East.

And Hughes, K. (1992) `Climbing Ayers Rock: relating motivation, time perception and enjoyment', Journal of Tourism Studies 3(2): 49±57. , Csikszentmihalyi, M. M. (1983) `Measuring intrinsic motivation in everyday life', Leisure Studies 2: 155±68. PHILIP L. PEARCE, AUSTRALIA acquisition see merger ACTA Turistica Acta Turistica is a bilingual (Croatian and English) journal. It publishes articles resulting from research conducted at the University of Zagreb, as well as submissions received from outside researchers.

A common problem within the tourism industry is the operation of businesses with high ratios of liabilities, which may result in business failure. The double-entry principle requires every transaction to be analysed according to the destination (debit) and source (credit) of the flow of wealth involved, and book-keeping entries are made to reflect both debit and credit. Thus, the purchase of an item of stock, such as wine for the cellar of a restaurant, using trade credit requires a debit entry to the stock account (the destination) and a credit entry to the trade creditor's account (the source).

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