The role of tourism in the urbanization in Northern Hungary
Demographic changes and new phenomenon in the urbanization represent special challenges for all Europe. Thanks to the continuous changing of the legal backgrounds and process of reclassification of settlements has been on the focus of the scientific research. The legal process of the urban reclassification is very different in the countries of Europe. The study deals with the situation in Hungary, the changing of the legal conditions and its consequences. Furthermore it shows the territorial distribution of the towns in the country through secondary data. The study also tackles issues related to the role of tourism in the urbanization and reclassification in Hungary giving the example of Northern Hungary.