Ict conclussion spain


Published on

Published in: Technology, Education
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Total views
On SlideShare
From Embeds
Number of Embeds
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

Ict conclussion spain

  1. 1. Erasmus IP FORTE 3 <ul><li>Final report instructions </li></ul><ul><li>IP FORTE 3 </li></ul>
  2. 2. Research objectives <ul><li>Establish c riteria s in the decision making process while choosing between responsible tourist routes . </li></ul><ul><li>T he use of ICT among customers when they are planning a trip with a sustainable tourist route (to be able to offer them various in a more efficient way ) . </li></ul><ul><li>The reliability of the opinions ( family , friends , acquaintances or people they don’t know ) in social networks . </li></ul><ul><li>Find out h ow much the ICT tools help the customers and facilitate the way of booking. </li></ul><ul><li>I f customers consider internet as a w ay to obtain informatio n or help others. </li></ul><ul><li>I f the ICT tools play an important role in the customers decision making process of sustainable tourists route s . </li></ul>
  3. 3. Research questions <ul><li>Before I choose a responsible route, including sustainable ones, I consult other people’s opinions (on web pages such as Trip advisor) to see what they think about it. </li></ul><ul><li>I always consult my friends and family through the Web 2.0 (Facebook, Twitter, Myspace) to inform myself and obtain documents about all type of responsible tourist routes. </li></ul><ul><li>After having made a sustainable tourist route, I write about my experience and also upload photos on the Internet (forums, official web-sites, Facebook). </li></ul><ul><li>When I’m planning my trips, I use as a source of information and recommendations search engines (Google, Yahoo, Safari, among others). </li></ul><ul><li>When I’m planning my trips, I use as a source of information and recommendations map navigation systems (Google maps, Yahoo Local, among others). </li></ul><ul><li>When I’m planning my trips, I use as a source of information and recommendations images (Google Images, Flickr, among others). </li></ul><ul><li>When I’m planning my trips, I use as a source of information and recommendations specific Web page site reviews. </li></ul><ul><li>I believe that all the information and opinions a person can reach on the Internet regarding responsible tourism and sustainable routes are highly reliable. </li></ul><ul><li>Internet in my opinion is not only worthy to inform people, but is also a useful way of communication, posting opinions and helping other people in making decisions regarding responsible tourism. </li></ul>
  4. 4. Data analysis and conclusions <ul><li>CONCLUSIONS </li></ul><ul><li>Nowadays, nearly every household has Internet connection . </li></ul><ul><li>Mostly the younger generation has a Twitter or a Facebook account . </li></ul><ul><li>All nations use search engines for their main source of information . </li></ul><ul><li>All countries seem to be more or less careful with the information they find on the internet . </li></ul><ul><li>DATA ANALYSIS </li></ul><ul><li>B efore choosing a responsible route, people consult other opinions on Web pages . </li></ul><ul><li>Nearly everyone uses search engines such as Google, Yahoo ... therefore also use map navigation systems of these search engines (Google maps ) </li></ul><ul><li>67% people use specific Web page reviews to obtain information to plan their trips. </li></ul><ul><li>40% of all questioned people do not trust all the information and opinions which they find in the Internet. </li></ul><ul><li>A round 71%, think that the Internet is not only used to inform </li></ul>
  5. 5. Recommendations <ul><li>TOUR OPERATORS </li></ul><ul><li>W ork together with the government and work more with the internet ( Facebook or other social media ). </li></ul><ul><li>P romote sustainable tourist routes and explain ing all the issues . </li></ul><ul><li>Making web tools more sustainable. </li></ul><ul><li>Incentivated b ook ing sustainable products through the internet (extra facilities , discounts on services ... ) . </li></ul><ul><li>G reen pages ( plant a tree ) . </li></ul><ul><li>Change the old ways of booking to the new, using the internet ( forget brochures ). </li></ul><ul><li>P ossibility to check-in through internet ( hotels ) . </li></ul><ul><li>Trustworthy information on Web site reviews ( more reliable ). </li></ul><ul><li>GOVERNMENT </li></ul><ul><li>B ooking sites for tourist routes available in Lithuanian and/or Russian language. </li></ul><ul><li>A dvi c e companies to become member of Web pages that support labels ( green key ). </li></ul><ul><li>C reate a service to control reliability of booking sites and provide a list of approved on es. </li></ul><ul><li>C reate a special platform such as TripAdvisor, promoting sustainable routes. </li></ul><ul><li>A Web site explain ing sustainability applied to tourist route s . </li></ul><ul><li>M obile guides ( download on cell phones  no paper guides ). </li></ul><ul><li>I nform in national tourist routes Web sites on native languages . </li></ul><ul><li>A dvertise more the online payment and educate the population to be able to use the payment systems online. </li></ul>
  6. 6. THANK YOU <ul><li>Any questions? </li></ul>