Itinerary "A detailed description of the traveller's trip in the sequence shown on their travel documents." (Source: Tourism Tasmania) Market segmentation "The process of dividing a broad market into smaller, specific markets based on customer characteristics, buying power and other variables." (Source: Alberta Tourism, Parks, Recreation and Culture)
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Tourism Definitions (3) Glossary of tourism industry terms Prepared by Tourism Development Solutions (TDS)                Listed in alphabetical order Hub "A concentration of visitor services within a tourism cluster or along a touring route." (Source: Tourism Tasmania) Incentive travel "Incentive travel is a trip offered as a prize or reward, particularly to stimulate the productivity of employees or sales agents." (Source: Tourism Tasmania)   Inbound operator (Inbound tour operator) "Travel operator who serves/ works with international wholesalers packaging holidays for travellers arriving from another country (usually groups), in liaison with destinations' suppliers. With the operator using their own transportation mode (e.g. motorcoach)." (Source: Tourism Tasmania)   Infrastructure "Facilities, services, assets and plant that support the delivery of tourism experiences. When viewed & experienced together, these should facilitate visitor access to a destination in a customer-satisfied way ." (Source: Tourism Tasmania & TDS)   Interpretation "Communicating ideas, insights and information in pleasurable, relevant, accurate, imaginative, organised and thematic ways." (Source: Tourism Tasmania & TDS)   Inventory "The process of keeping track of available tourism product and experiences (both commercial/privately operated and public). A process often involving the conduct of periodic audits of what exists, what matters, provides opportunities, holds future potential, is important to the community and should not be lost." (Source: Tourism Tasmania & TDS)
SEE ALSO: TOURISM INDUSTRY ACRONYMS TDS: Specialists in Destination Audits and Tourism Assessments  Visitor Experience & Market Communication Reviews Tourism Strategy Plans and Niche Market Development   Destination Positioning and Branding
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