A short guide to Debrecen for visitors

A short guide to Debrecen for visitors

Debrecen is the second largest city in Hungary and the capital of Hajdu-Bihar county. The city lies on the great plains called Alfold, in the Eastern part of the country, approximately 30 km (18.6 miles) away from the Romanian border and about 225 km (140  miles) from Budapest. It is a pretty city with lots of great things to see and do, sometimes also called the 'Calvinist Rome'. If you arrive by train, the first thing you get to see is the train station from where you can easily get to... [ read more ]

Natural World Heritage Sites in Hungary

Natural World Heritage Sites in Hungary

Although Hungary is a very small country, this little Central European state was blessed with some amazing natural wonders that make it a paradise for those who like to dig for hidden gems if they go on a holiday. Some of these beautiful places are also internationally recognized being on UNESCO's list of Natural World Heritage Sites, others are still n UNESCO's waiting list, but there are a lot of landscapes everywhere in the country that would take your breath away. This below is just a ta... [ read more ]