Advances in Hospitality and Leisure, a peer-review journal, delivers refreshing insights from a host of scientific studies in the domains of hospitality, leisure and tourism. It provides a platform to galvanize thoughts on contemporary issues and merging trends essential to theory advancement as well as professional practices from a global perspective. The main focus of this journal is to transcend the innovative methods of inquiry so as to inspire new research topics that are vital and have been in large neglected. This journal is keen to address the needs of the populace having interests in disseminating ideas, concepts and theories derived from scholarly investigations. Potential readers may retrieve useful texts to outline new research agendas, suggest viable topics for a dissertation work, and augment the knowledge of the subjects of interest.
Cultural-Geographic Influences of Destination Images: A Case of Northern Norway. Use of Social Networking Sites and Word-of-Mouth in Tourism Services. Swimming in the Tropics: Navigating the Dangers of Marine Life. Applications of Planned Behavior and Place Image to Visit Intentions: A Casino Gaming Context. Shaping Destination Images through Social Networking Sites: A Case Study of Singapore. Criteria in the Selection of Exchange Partners by Tour Operators and Local Service Suppliers: A Case Study of Exclusive Tours. Social Media and Travel Behaviors. Township Tourism in South Africa - A Successful Tool for Poverty Alleviation?. Hiking as Mental and Physical Experience. The Effect on Shareholder's Wealth Due to Focused versus Diversified Acquisitions in the Restaurant Industry. Copyright page. EDITORIAL BOARD. Advances in hospitality and leisure. Subject Index. List of Contributors. Advances in hospitality and leisure. Advances in hospitality and leisure. Aims and Submission Guidelines.