THE AVAILABILITY OF RESTAURANTS OF THE MOST VISITED SPAS IN SERBIA ON TRIPADVISOR

  • Aleksandar Božić Srednja turistička škola, Beograd
  • Sava Janićević Univerzitet u Novom Sadu, Prirodno-matematički fakultet, Departman za geografiju, turizam i hotelijerstvo
Keywords: on-line portal, restaurant, spa

Abstract

When visiting a particular destination, modern tourists are trying to gather as much information about this destination, which is possible thanks to many internet portals. One of the most popular is Tripadvisor. The research is conducted with the aim to check availability of restaurants of ten most visited spas in Serbia on Tripadvisor. Different parameters about restaurants presented on this on-line portal are analyzed, including the number of restaurants per spa, type of cuisine, comments of visitors, average traveler rating, etc. Information about thirty-two restaurants from the ten spas are found, only. The type of cuisine is shown for twenty restaurants. Contrary to restaurants from other countries (several hundreds or thousands comments per restaurant), the number of comments of visitors per restaurant is very small (1-30). Based on those comments, average traveler ratings are very high, mostly above 4 (highest score is 5), with a few exceptions.

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Published
2016-06-04
How to Cite
Božić, A., & Janićević, S. (2016). THE AVAILABILITY OF RESTAURANTS OF THE MOST VISITED SPAS IN SERBIA ON TRIPADVISOR. TISC - Tourism International Scientific Conference Vrnjačka Banja, 1(1), 603-620. Retrieved from http://www.tisc.rs/proceedings/index.php/hitmc/article/view/240