Top 5 architectural tourist attractions in Siofok

Top 5 architectural tourist attractions in Siofok

Siofok is a beautiful city of Hungary, located on the northern shore of Lake Balaton in Somogy County. The settlement is the most popular holiday destination in Hungary. Most of the locals call it the "Capital of the Balaton" because it is the largest city on the banks of the lake and is like a main agent of tourism in the region. You will see many beautiful things in the city, but today we would like to present you the top 5 architectural tourist attractions in Siofok.   ... [ read more ]

Top 5 pastry shops in Budapest

Top 5 pastry shops in Budapest

The city of Budapest is one of the most beautiful capital cities in Europe and in the world and a famous tourist destination. Some people visit the pastry shops frequently, others more rarely, but sooner or later everybody wants a bit of sweetness, a slice of cake or a cookie. We would like to present you a list of the top 5 pastry shops in downtown Budapest, where you can make a sacrifice on the altar of sweets. Our list contains the followings pastry shops: the Daubner, the Gerbeaud,... [ read more ]

Top 2 restaurants in Budapest

Top 2 restaurants in Budapest

The French Michelin Guide is a famous restaurant and hotel guide. The Michelin star became an international symbol of perfection in cookery. Hungary has been allocated two Michelin stars. In March 2010, the Costes Restaurant in Budapest received the first Michelin award. In March 2011 the Onyx Restaurant also earned the recognition of one star, and the Costes was able to preserve the star. According to this we can claim that the Costes and the Onyx are the top 2 restaurants in Budapest... [ read more ]

The House of Terror Museum in Budapest

The House of Terror Museum in Budapest

Forty six years had to pass until this Neo Renaissance building of the Andrássy street 60 could truly reborn. It was used by the Nazi and the Soviet forces as well and became one of the most feared places in Budapest. The authority that protected the communist state at the cost of the suffering and the violent death of thousands of innocent people left the splendid palace on the most beautiful avenue heart of Budapest only in the year 1956.   The building during the Nazi ... [ read more ]

The Vígadó Concert Hall in Budapest

The Vígadó Concert Hall in Budapest

The Vígadó Concert Hall is a famous building in the center of Budapest, a classical music institution, a cultural and entertainment center. Feszl Frederick started to deal with the plans of a new Vigadó in the year 1858. The Romantic building mixed with eastern elements caused a stir and soon became one of the most important cultural and educational institutions of the capital of those days. The Vígadó Concert Hall in Budapest was inaugurated at the occasion of a formal ball in... [ read more ]

The Eastern Railway Station of Budapest

The Eastern Railway Station of Budapest

The Eastern Railway Station is the busiest railway station in Budapest. The name is not given because of the location, but because of its connection with the Eastern regions, such as Transylvania and the Balkans. The station is the starting point of four main railway lines: Budapest-Gyor-Vienna, Budapest-Hatvan-Miskolc, Budapest-Szolnok-Békéscsaba-Arad and Budapest-Kelebia-Belgrade. It is the terminal of most of the internal Intercity lines, and the main international railway junctio... [ read more ]

The Palace of Arts in Budapest

The Palace of Arts in Budapest

The Palace of Arts is the youngest multicultural facility of Budapest that is fully adequate for the demand of the beginning of the 21st century. The building gives place to three different forms of art in the same time. It is a permanent home at the highest standards for music, visual art and theater lovers and artists. Its exhibition spaces, concert hall, and theater function independently they develop their programs individually. The construction of the Palace of Arts The P... [ read more ]

The largest synagogue of Europe: the Great Synagogue in Budapest

The largest synagogue of Europe: the Great Synagogue in Budapest

The largest synagogue in Europe and the second largest in the world is located in Budapest. It was built in Romantic style between the years 1854 and 1859 with the cooperation of Frederick Feszl and based on the plans of Ludwig Förster. The building has more than three thousand seats. The Great Synagogue was revolutionary in several ways: tries to conform to the eastern styles, it is made by multicolored brick, the cast iron structure is showed in the interior.   ... [ read more ]