publication . Other literature type . 2017

A NOVELTY MODEL OF ONLINE ACCOMMODATION PRESENTATION AND DISCOVERY

Sjekavica, Tomo; Žitnik, Marjan; Miličević, Mario;
Open Access English
  • Published: 01 Jan 2017 Journal: Ekonomska misao i praksa, issue 1 (issn: 1330-1039, eissn: 1848-963X, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: University of Dubrovnik
Abstract
Extreme expansion of digital technologies and social networks in recent years has had a huge impact on the travel market and online tourism. Along with the digitalization of tourism and travel business, every day more and more accommodation bookings take place online. Most popular online travel web sites are commonly charging provision for the accommodation booking and don't allow direct contact with the accommodation owners. Today tourists demand more for their money, so they are more likely to find information about their travelling destination on social networks and on destination local web sites. Recent studies also show a growing trend in online bookings th...
Subjects
free text keywords: mobile application; online travel, startup, tourism; accommodation
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