The Visual Impaired Tourist: Facilitators and Inhibitors in Choosing Tourist Destinations

This paper aims to understand what factors influence leisure travel destination choice for the visually impaired. A qualitative approach using in-depth interviews with three different groups preliminarily found that acquired blinds have more constraints than congenital or low vision. The origin of blindness affects their well-being and how they travel.


Aline Delmanto Capone and Vivian Iara Strehlau (2020) ,"The Visual Impaired Tourist: Facilitators and Inhibitors in Choosing Tourist Destinations", in NA - Advances in Consumer Research Volume 48, eds. Jennifer Argo, Tina M. Lowrey, and Hope Jensen Schau, Duluth, MN : Association for Consumer Research, Pages: 1186-1186.


Aline Delmanto Capone, ESPM
Vivian Iara Strehlau, ESPM


NA - Advances in Consumer Research Volume 48 | 2020

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