Luxury Tourism Research

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5 Conclusion
5.1 Introduction
This chapter is going to summarize the research. It would address the research objectives and answer the research questions based on the important insights from the previous chapters. Further research suggestions are also provided based on the limitations of this research and future research possibilities.
5.2 The Summary of Findings and Contributions
Luxury tourism may be a popular item in the industry while few studies could be found in academic research industry. Noticeably, China is become the largest luxury consumption market in the world due to the rapid economic development and the Internet development which allows a wider access for them to acquire information about luxury. More flexible spending provides
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To define hedonic motivations and luxury tourism experience
2. To build a conceptual model for explaining the influence of hedonic factors on luxury tourism experience of Chinese tourists.
3. To test the hypothesis that pull and push factors are blended
Based on the literature review, five specific research questions are raised.
1. Whether hedonic factors could be extracted from tourism motivations
2. Whether the pull and push factors are hold in the market of China under a context of luxury traveling.
3. To find the common features of the tourism motivations and try to define and explain them.
4. To explore the influence of hedonic factors on tourism luxury experience of Chinese tourists
Due to the research time limit, we select survey as our research method. With no concept on luxury tourism, we take overseas traveling as the research subject. In an attempt to define luxury tourism , a journey envolves purchasing luxury purchaseing, luxury activity taking and luxury mind processing could be generated as luxury tourism. Under the market of China, it is obvious that luxury experience could be mostly possible occurred in overseas travelling. With no sufficient concepts and frames, exploration is one of the most research objectives and therefore quantitative and qualitative are both adopted in this research. We use data from primary survey to do both quantitative and qualitative analysis. Not surprisingly, deductive and inductive are both adopted in the research logic. We use
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Firstly, further studies should be done based on clearer concepts. Hedonic motivations should be distinguished from other motivation factors since the old division did not make such a distinction. Secondly, based on the literature review, we found that researchers have not given attention to the luxury tourism. Although both tourism and
Thirdly, further investigation should make deeper investigation of tourism motivations based Chinese cultures by making comparative studies. A comparative studies between overseas travelling and domestic traveling are particularly recommended.

5.5 Summary (200-300)
Overseas traveling could be defined as luxury tourism under the market of China. Based on our research, most people (over 90%) percent would at least enjoy one kind of luxury experience. However, we should also observed that the utilitarian effect in overseas traveling. It is suggested from the research that togetherness with family and friend or feel tired at work and want to relax should not be Usually Chinese people would not distinguish much between the decision to go abroad and the decision to go which country. However, a majority of people over 90% would make good planning before the

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