The most romantic small towns in Hungary

The most romantic small towns in Hungary

We all know Budapest is the most popular and well known city in the country, but if one desires to get away from the noise and crowds of a big city, Hungary has got loads of romantic small towns that make perfect destinations. Small towns always have their special charm and now I would like to present you with my favorite cozy places, perfect for nice walks, relaxation and a romantic weekend. Check out my top list and decide which town would you like to visit for a romantic or relaxing ge... [ read more ]

Luckiest places to visit in Hungary

Luckiest places to visit in Hungary

Many people have already heard of the luck-bringing abilities of the Blarney Stone in Ireland, Abraham Lincoln's Tomb in Springfield, the Laughing Buddha in Hangzhou and other places. Hungarians also have numerous superstitions about things that would bring luck, like the lucky pig or the lens soup in the new year. But there are also some places in Hungary that bring luck to the visitor. Let's see the ones that, if you touch them, may bring you love, money or even a baby... Do you believe... [ read more ]

Visitor tips against pickpockets in Budapest

Visitor tips against pickpockets in Budapest

The Hungarian capital is a lovely and charming place with so many beautiful sights and exciting events that some call Budapest the "Paris of the East". This is why over 2 million tourists visit the city in a year and such a large number does attract pickpockets as well. It is not dangerous to visit Budapest at all, however, you should be cautious thieves to keep your valuables safe. Just reading some tips against pickpockets in Budapest might help you to be more careful and avoid risky si... [ read more ]

Top 5 places in Hungary to visit in 2014

Top 5 places in Hungary to visit in 2014

As tiny a country as it is, Hungary has got loads of hidden gems that seem miracles in the eyes of the beholder. Put the Central European country on your bucket list for 2014 and discover the smallest of places that may hide the largest of treasures. The top 5 places in Hungary that you should visit in the next year are places you probably never heard of, but you should know that there is more to this patch of land at the foot of the Carpathians than traveling to Budapest or Lake Balaton.... [ read more ]

Visit Hungary with InterRail in 2014

Visit Hungary with InterRail in 2014

Hungary is a unique and fascinating country and is a European rail adventure that is definitely worth a visit. With an InterRail Hungary Pass you can discover every corner of this charming country from the capital to the famous Balaton lake and wine regions. Put Hungary on your 2014 must-do list and visit the country with InterRail and see below why you should fly to Budapest and take the train tour through this tiny wonder in the middle of Europe. Of course, you can by all means travel t... [ read more ]

Top 5 most beautiful churches in Gyor

Top 5 most beautiful churches in Gyor

If you are traveling in Europe, churches will inevitably become an important part of sightseeing. Through them can you follow history, the architectural trends of different eras and see beautiful places of course. Gyor is one of the most popular and beautiful cities in Hungary and has got some of very beautiful churches. Now here is my top 5 most beautiful churches in Gyor list, I would like to share it with you. Hope you'll have the opportunity to visit some of them and tell which one y... [ read more ]

Top 5 places for outdoor excursions in Hungary

Top 5 places for outdoor excursions in Hungary

It may be true that Hungary cannot proud itself with the highest mountains and always snowy peaks, but nonetheless does it have beautiful landscaped that will charm even the most pretentious hikers. The country has got wonderful places to see, lookouts, forests and mountains that you must see. To help you choose, here is my list of top 5 places for outdoor excursions in Hungary. Whenever you have the chance, you have to visit some of these places and when you do, please let me know your e... [ read more ]

Top 3 wonderful thermal baths in Hungary

Top 3 wonderful thermal baths in Hungary

Would you like to relax, get charged and fave a lot of fun and all this at the same time? Spend a day or two - or more - in on of the top 3 thermal baths in Hungary! The place is not called the country of waters by accident, there are more than 135 thermal water springs on its territory and in more than 60 of these places there is a bath operating with these blessed healing waters. These baths do not provide recreation only for those who want to heal, the wide range of wellness and spa se... [ read more ]

Top 3 affordable castle hotels in Hungary

Top 3 affordable castle hotels in Hungary

Do you sometimes want to feel the atmosphere of period dramas... well, old times and all the modern comforts at the same time and place? The following three places are perfect destinations if you do because here come the top 3 affordable castle hotels in Hungary. In the country there are about 4,500 castles and mansions although during and after World War II many were destroyed or got into a horrible state. Fortunately many of them have been nicely renovated and some of these operate as ... [ read more ]

Top 3 lakeside villages in Hungary

Top 3 lakeside villages in Hungary

Hungary is crawling with vacations spots, I have 3 good reasons now for you to choose the lakeside. The country is a great place to relax and see wonders. The places I am going to show - sort of - are some of the best destinations to rest without stress and still explore wonderful landscapes. Do you like these picturesque villages or do you prefer large cities and buzzing nightlife? Let me know which one of the below small places would you like to visit and what are you looking for in an... [ read more ]