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Regional Studies on Development

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Description and course of backpacking trips depending on the nationality of the tourists

Małgorzata Brzózka
Published Online: 2012-10-18 | DOI: https://doi.org/10.2478/v10288-012-0020-7

Abstract

The following article discusses the differences between backpackers and mass tourists. Its objective is to describe the nature of backpacking trips and to present the dependencies between the course of a trip, the reasons for taking the trip and the nationality of the respondents. The study is based on the results of a survey carried out among backpackers from Israel, Japan, Poland and Germany. Well-defined differences were revealed by the responses given by the Israeli and Japanese backpackers.

Keywords : Backpacking; survey method; Japan; Israel; Poland; Germany

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Published Online: 2012-10-18

Published in Print: 2012-10-01


Citation Information: Miscellanea Geographica - Regional Studies on Development, ISSN (Online) 2084-6118, ISSN (Print) 0867-6046, DOI: https://doi.org/10.2478/v10288-012-0020-7.

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