Ch 2: Consumer Behavior of Travelers

About This Chapter

Review the consumer behavior of travelers with the helpful collection of lessons in this engaging chapter. When you use this comprehensive study guide, you can access these learning tools 24 hours a day to prepare for an exam, finish your homework or get caught up in class.

Consumer Behavior of Travelers - Chapter Summary

In this fun chapter, our instructors present the consumer behaviors of travelers. With these lessons, you'll study different behaviors exhibited by consumers as well as different types of tourists and destinations. Test yourself either before or after reviewing the lessons by taking the short accompanying quiz. Then go back and review any of the lessons as many times as needed to feel comfortable with these topics. Our instructors can answer any questions you might have as you work through the chapter. After completing these lessons, you should be able to:

  • Explain why people travel
  • Discuss online consumer behavior in tourism
  • Identify the factors that motivate people to travel
  • Outline the different types of destinations and tourists
  • Define the pull and push theories of motivation

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