The Tourist Harassment Based on the Marketing
Ji Wen, Yina Li
Jinan University, Guangdong, China.
DOI: 10.4236/ajibm.2015.53012   PDF   HTML   XML   4,703 Downloads   6,184 Views   Citations


The marketing innovation includes not only the innovation of production quality, but also the innovation of service. According to the foreign literatures and the past solution of tourist harassment, this paper emphasizes the importance of tourist harassment. “No harassment” can be a bright spot of destination marketing. The purpose of this paper is to propose a new and novel solution for destination marketing in a different prospect. The situation without production innovation can be promoted by the idea of traveling with no harassment.

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Wen, J. and Li, Y. (2015) The Tourist Harassment Based on the Marketing. American Journal of Industrial and Business Management, 5, 110-113. doi: 10.4236/ajibm.2015.53012.

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