2014

Economical aspects of thermal and medical tourism

by Veronika Fenyves, Dékán Tamásné Orbán Ildikó, Erika Könyves,Adrián Nagy & Fruzsina Sándor Thermal and medical tourism in Hungary are characterised by a continuous development. The management, efficiency, operational effectiveness and offer of enterprises in the field of tourism influence the competitiveness of Hungary’s tourism. In the present day economic life the thorough…

Organic tourism as a tool to raise healthy tourism destinations: an investigation in Turkey

by Kaplan Uğurlu The aim of the paper is to specify the items that effect the importance of organic tourism both for human life and sustainable tourism destinations. The fundamental point of the study is to focus on organic farming both as a tool for welfare of the destinations and their importance and…

Tourism performance of destinations based on settlement approach (How to set up regional database focused on tourism in Hungary)

by Csilla Szalók, Ágnes Holczerné Szentirmai, Ákos Probáld & Ilona Kovácsné Székely Recently in the regional development researches the attention draw to the way of measuring destination’s development and competitiveness. The further development of the Hungarian Tourism depends on the regions, destinations’ developments, their success in competitiveness and the ongoing innovation in tourism.…

Profitability and efficiency – an analysis of the financial impact of the Szechenyi Plan in the Hungarian hospitality industry

by Elvira Böcskei Continuous changes in the market and macroeconomic factors have made a significant effect on the tourism sector in Hungary. A heavily growing number of hotels could be observed in the past decade. The main question about the hotels built with high investment costs was their expected time of return. Keeping…

International passanger survey at the Airport Debrecen – Main characteristics of departure visitors from AD

by Brigitta Palatinus The main reason of the research is to make a survey of the habits of foreign visitors arriving in Debrecen by air and their satisfaction. What was experienced in 2013 regarding low foreign proportion is also noticable in 2014. In the examined two months, of the whole passenger traffic between…

Focus points of health tourism in the view point of changing costumer values

by József Lehota, Tiago Manuel & Georgina Rácz In our study, effecting role of values on consumer’s buying decisions is going to be introduced in accordance with health tourism. Investigation of values has a highlighted role to predict future trends, because trends of consumer behavior are formed by values in several aspects. Furthermore,…

The role of small-scale sports events in developing sustainable sport tourism – a case study of fencing

by Katalin Vargáné Csobán & György Serra Promoting sports and sport tourism is considered as a strategic development objective at the local, regional and national levels in Hungary. However, sport tourism is present in many different forms, depending on the type of sport activity, the related sport events and its participants, therefore it…