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AAK - Acta academica karviniensia

číslo 2016/2
MEDICAL SPA VERSUS HEALTH TOURISM
[Tradičné kúpeľníctvo verzus zdravotný cestovný ruch]
ISSN:
1212-415X (Print)
2533-7610 (Online)
Year [Rok]:
2016
Volume [Ročník]:
XVI
Issue [Číslo]:
2
Authors [Autoři]:
Marian Gúčik, Diana Kvasnová, Kristína Pančíková
Abstract [Abstrakt]:
The current fast lifestyle, workload and stress negatively affect the national health. The growth of health awareness is reflected in requirements of the spa products. The aim of the article is to show the relationship of traditional spas and health tourism and explore present trends in meeting demand for services of Slovak Health Spa. Analysis of selected spa offer indicates the transition from the traditional products of medical treatment to the products of wellness, fitness, beauty with typically shorter duration for specific target groups of guests.
Keywords [Klíčová slova]:
Health Tourism, Medical Spa, Spa Products, Wellness
JEL classification [JEL klasifikace]:
L83
Page range [Rozpětí stran]:
5 - 15
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