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    • 1 , 1920 for t h e following: 1. $9000 to install a modern a n d complete s t r e e t lighting system, owned a n d controlled b y t h e 2. $14,000 for establishing a n d improving t h e City City. Park. 3. $50,000 for increasing, improving,...
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    • 1 Chapter I Introduction, Literature Review, and Problem Statement Over 920 million tourists traveled internationally in 2008, with more than half traveling for leisure (World Tourism Organization [UNWTO], 2009). Tourist spending in 2008 reached US...
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    • 101 Chapter V Article II: Influencing Destination Image and Visiting Intent Using Communication Mix: A Case Study of Austria Abstract Identifying the factors that influence destination image and visiting intentions helps tourism planners...
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    • 102 roughly 253 visitors per 100 inhabitants (Statistics Austria, 2010). Tourism contributes significantly to the national income and employment level. The current share of tourism-induced gross value added has topped 10% of GDP as of 2008...
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    • 106 Media tourism. The use of media as a form of tourism advertising has been a popular topic of interest in recent years. Tourism can be generated by books, movies, TV shows and every level of cultural activity. The media greatly affects what...
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    • 12 for nor be able to produce (Bolan & Williams, 2008). Movies can showcase a destination‘s natural scenery, historical background, and culture. Austria is not exempt from this phenomenon. Since the release of The Sound of Music in 1965, many...
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    • 130 Hypothesis 6 predicted that travel motive has a positive effect on visiting intention and was supported with a coefficient of 0.138; supporting results of the previous study conducted by McCartney, Butler and Bennett (2008). A strong...
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    • 138 References Álvarez, L., Martín, A., and Casielles, R. (2007, May). Relationship Marketing and Information and Communication Technologies: Analysis of Retail Travel Agencies. Journal of Travel Research, 45(4), 453-463. Retrieved April...
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    • 139 References Gast, M. (2009, May). Special Report: Destination Marketing Organizations. New Study Provides Strategic Map, Trends for Marketing Destinations. Nation‘s Cities Weekly. Google Finance. (2010). Currency: eurusd. Retrieved...
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    • 149 Table 4 Images of Austria (N=973) Images M* SD Unique architectural buildings 6.17 0.97 Many interesting local festivals and shows 5.88 1.04 Many places of interest to visit 6.39 0.73 Natural scenic beauty 6.77 0.54 Important museums and art...
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    • 163 References Álvarez, L., Martín, A., and Casielles, R. (2007, May). Relationship Marketing and Information and Communication Technologies: Analysis of Retail Travel Agencies. Journal of Travel Research, 45(4), 453-463. Retrieved April...
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    • 165 References Kaplanidou, K. and Vogt, C. (2006, November). A Structural Analysis of Destination Travel Intentions as Function of Web Site Features. Journal of Travel Research, 45: 204-216. Retrieved September 12, 2009. Kline, R. B. (2005)....
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    • 177 APPENDIX D: DATA CODES Factors Visit intention VI1 How likely are you to... Take an international vacation in the next 12 months? VI2 How likely are you to... Choose Austria as your next vacation destination? VI3 How likely are you to... Choose...
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    • 2 Austria‘s economy, it is necessary for Austria‘s tourism authorities to stay current with trends and compete with the industry‘s leading destination countries. The World Tourism Organization reports that the top three European...
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    • 3 Board will be able to alter focus and maintain not only the interest of returning visitors but also attract new ones. Exploratory research was conducted to identify the information sources that influenced travelers‘ decisions to visit the...
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    • 36 Table 4 (continued) Images M* SD Good quality tourist information 5.95 0.98 Rich cultural heritage 6.54 0.72 Place of pilgrimage 4.43 1.38 Friendly local people 5.86 1.13 Safe places to visit 6.20 0.85 Political stability 5.97 1.03 Clean and...
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    • 64 Chapter III Conclusions, Implications, and Recommendations This study analyzed the perceived images of Austria and the factors of travel that mattered most to travelers. This was accomplished through: (1) a review of existing literature; (2)...
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    • 65 The three primary research topics serving as the basis for this study were: (1) information sources that had the most influential effect on tourists‘ decision to travel, (2) images most commonly associated with Austria, and (3) major travel...
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    • 72 Three Score and Ten in Retrospect running mate) and others in the hall. We went to Senator Church's office with Verda. Everyone was very cordial. We then went to the Senate Gallery, watched a while, Senator Javits of New York was speaking, no...

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