Research

New Research: Lorraine Brown and Hanaa Osman, 2017, The female tourist experience in Egypt as an Islamic destination

New Research: Lorraine Brown and Hanaa Osman, 2017, The female tourist experience in Egypt as an Islamic destination Annals of Tourism Research, Vol.63, March 2017, Pages 12–22 http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.annals.2016.12.005 Highlights •Offers a gender-aware focus on the experiences of female tourists in Egypt. •Considers challenges women face holidaying in male-dominated cultures. •Reports on strategies used by women to… Read more »

Global Festival of Learning ASEAN 2017 in Jakarta Indonesia 27th & 28th March and Penang Malaysia 30th & 31st March

 Bournemouth University Global Festival of Learning ASEAN 2017 Indonesia – Jakarta: Monday 27th March at Binus University  & Tuesday 28th March at Hotel Mulia Jakarta  Malaysia – Penang : Thursday 30th Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM) Penang  & Friday 31st March Hotel Jen Penang The Global Festival of Learning is our way of celebrating learning and knowledge. Although this is only… Read more »

Bournemouth University Department of Tourism and Hospitality delivers Hospitality Masterclasses

Bournemouth University Department of Tourism and Hospitality delivers Hospitality Masterclasses at the Hotel Catering and Retail Show Tuesday 14th and Wednesday 15th March Bournemouth International Centre http://www.hotelcateringretailshow.co.uk/show-features/hospitality-talks-masterclasses/ Provisional programme for 2017: Tuesday 14th March Tuesday 11.00am Caroline Benjamin and Dominick Teague Food Allergen Masterclass – getting it right. Food Allergy Aware and Indigo Restaurant 1… Read more »

Bournemouth University Department of Tourism and Hospitality is very happy to partner with the Hotel Catering and Retail Show 14-15 March 2017

Bournemouth University Department of Tourism and Hospitality is very happy to partner with the Hotel Catering and Retail Show 14-15 March 2017  Bournemouth International Centre Bournemouth BH2 5BH Everything you need for your hospitality business Hospitality Talks & Masterclasses Tuesday 14th March Tuesday 11.00am Caroline Benjamin and Dominick Teague Food Allergen Masterclass – getting it right…. Read more »

New Article Shanshan Qi, Rob Law & Dimitrios Buhalis (2017): Comparative evaluation study of the websites of China-based and international luxury hotels, Journal of China Tourism Research

Comparative evaluation study of the websites of China-based and international luxury hotels 中国和国际豪华酒店网站的比较评估 Shanshan Qi, Rob Law & Dimitrios Buhalis Shanshan Qi, Rob Law & Dimitrios Buhalis (2017): Comparative evaluation study of the websites of China-based and international luxury hotels, Journal of China Tourism Research  http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/19388160.2017.1289135 Abstract Practitioners in the hotel industry constantly seek ways… Read more »

Bournemouth University Department of Tourism and Hospitality is very happy to partner with the Hotel Catering and Retail Show 14-15 March 2017

Bournemouth University Department of Tourism and Hospitality is very happy to partner with the Hotel Catering and Retail Show 14-15 March 2017  Bournemouth International Centre Bournemouth BH2 5BH Everything you need for your hospitality business Hospitality Talks & Masterclasses Tuesday 14th March Tuesday 11.00am Caroline Benjamin and Dominick Teague Food Allergen Masterclass – getting it right. Food… Read more »

New Research paper Viachaslau Filimonau & Michelle Grant, 2017, Exploring the concept of dining out organically: a managerial perspective, Anatolia 28(1), pp.80-92

New Research paper Viachaslau Filimonau & Michelle Grant, 2017, Exploring the concept of dining out organically: a managerial perspective, Anatolia 28(1), pp.80-92 http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/13032917.2016.1265566 Abstract Market research suggests that organic food consumption in Europe is growing. The concept of dining out organically may therefore represent a promising business opportunity and yet little is known about how… Read more »

Food focused week at Bournemouth University Department of Tourism and Hospitality

Food Focused Week at Bournemouth University Department of Tourism and Hospitality Tuesday 28 February, at 14:00-15:00 Floor 5, SUBU Student Centre, Talbot Campus 14:Live presents- FoodSMART: Eat out smarter! Have you ever considered what’s in your food when you’re eating out? Bournemouth University Department of Tourism and Hospitality Professor Heather Hartwell at 14:Live https://goo.gl/QqT2Bi   FoodSMART… Read more »

14:Live presents- FoodSMART: Eat out smarter!

Have you ever considered what’s in your food when you’re eating out?14:Live presents- FoodSMART: Eat out smarter! Have you ever considered what’s in your food when you’re eating out? Bournemouth University Department of Tourism and Hospitality Professor Heather Hartwell at 14:Live Tuesday 28 February, at 14:00-15:00 Floor 5, SUBU Student Centre, Talbot CampusFoodSMART is an… Read more »

New Research : Serious games and the gamification of tourism

Feifei Xu Dimitrios Buhalis Jessika Weber 2017 , Serious games and the gamification of tourism Tourism Management Volume 60, June 2017, Pages 244–256 http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.tourman.2016.11.020 Highlights •A systematic review of the concept of gamification. • Identified extrinsic and intrinsic motivational gaming elements that contribute to a meaningful gamification. •Discussed the application of gamification in tourism with case practices. Abstract Gamification has… Read more »