Lillafüred - one of the most romantic destinations in Hungary

Lillafüred – one of the most romantic destinations in Hungary

Budapest or the larger cities in the country are beautiful, however, if you want some romance with your significant other, you should be seeking out some more intimate and less crowded place, such as Lillafüred, one of the most romantic destinations in Hungary IMO. Right next to the city of Miskolc, at the meeting of the Szinva and Garadna creeks, under the peaceful embrace of three mountains can you find Lillafured, a most secluded and romantic destination in the busy world that is als... [ 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 most moving landmarks in Hungary

Top 5 most moving landmarks in Hungary

Thee aren't only nice, sunny and brightly green places in Hungary, there are some destinations that serve remembrance of things past, so that the events that occurred there may not ever happen again. The following are the top 5 most moving landmarks in Hungary that are might seem macabre at fist, but which are still worth a visit in order to get to know all aspects of the history and culture of the country and the region. I think these sights are 'must sees', not because they are somewh... [ read more ]

Attractions you cannot miss in Gyor

Attractions you cannot miss in Gyor

There aren't really any large cities in Hungary apart from Budapest, but the city of Győr in the North-Western part of the country belongs to the larger ones in terms of Hungarian cities. It is the third richest city in monuments in the whole country, to recognize the reconstruction of the baroque style Old Town, Győr earned the prestigious European award for the protection of monuments. Below are some of the local attractions you cannot miss, let us know in the comment section which... [ read more ]

Top Eger attractions you must visit

Top Eger attractions you must visit

You might have already heard about the city of Eger in the North-Western part of Hungary that is famous for its trademark wine, the dry red Egri Bikvér (Bull's Blood of Eger) and Turkish historical heritage. Apart from these, the city offers lots of things to see and do, it is one of the richest cities of Hungary in term of memorials and monuments. Today's article is about such an amazing city, or rather the top 5 attractions of the city - a list very hard to put together as there are so... [ read more ]

My favorite museums in Pécs

My favorite museums in Pécs

Though not a large country, as I always say, Hungary is full of amazing things to see. Pécs is the 5th largest city in the country and one of my personal favorites for more reasons, first of all because it is really old, founded by the Romans in the 2nd century AD, its name was Sopianae. Secondly because it was choose as the second and third most livable city in 2007 and 2008 respectively in the category of cities with 75 - 200 000 inhabitants and thirdly because in 2010 it get the prestigi... [ read more ]

Most scenic mountain villages in Hungary

Most scenic mountain villages in Hungary

Although Hungary is a tiny little country, it does have some beautiful secret gems that are worthy to be discovered and envied by any larger country. These scenic mountain villages with their amazing landscapes and fresh air are perfect spots for a day trip, for biking, walking or a nice picnic. Here is my top 3 list, but if you disagree, just let me know, but before that, check out the list and if you feel like visiting any of these gems during your trip in Hungary, just spot them out o... [ read more ]

The Most Interesting Museums in Budapest

The Most Interesting Museums in Budapest

Budapest is such an amazing city that even saying it sounds like a cliche, however, it is true. Among the must see bridges, buildings, parks and statues, there are also some very special and interesting museums in the Hungarian capital. Larger museums like the National Museum or the House of Terror are amazing, but there are some more hidden gems on the palette of Budapest museums that should be seen by anyone visiting one of the most beautiful capitals in Europe. From among these littl... [ read more ]

Most Beautiful Castles in Hungary

Most Beautiful Castles in Hungary

Hungary is home to very many castles that belonged to the high nobility and the wealthiest families of the country for centuries. Unfortunately many of these amazing structures are demolished or abandoned now with little chance to restoration, left for the mercy of time and the elements. However, there is a number of castles that have been taken good care of, they are perfectly restored, furnished and operate as museums now - they are the pride of the nation and reminders of the glorious pas... [ read more ]

Cultural World Heritage Sites in Hungary

Cultural World Heritage Sites in Hungary

Hungary is a country very rich in what one would call natural and cultural wonders. The country lies in the Carpathian Basin, a region with favorable climate. It is partly due to this that from the dawn of civilization many peoples choose to area for a place to settle. All these peoples, migratory or settled have left some mark on the land and have left memories for us, their followers to know that they were here. I believe that the UNESCO world heritage sights below are some of these marks,... [ read more ]