Top 5 classic museums in Pecs

Top 5 classic museums in Pecs

There are many museums in the city and we already presented some interesting ones, today we focus on the top 5 classic museums in Pecs. The Amerigo Tot Museum in Pecs will certainly be interesting for the passionates of sculpture but not only. One of the most visited museums in Pecs is the Csontváry Museum, one of the greatest Hungarian artists. The Ethnographic Museum is one of the most beautiful and interesting museums in Pecs. The Janus Pannonius Archaeology Museum is located behind t... [ read more ]

The most interesting museums in Pécs

The most interesting museums in Pécs

Passionate or not of pharmaceutics, you must visit the Pharmaceutical Museum of Pecs. This interesting museum in Pecs functions as pharmacy since 1764, and the furniture that you can see today dates back from 1897. Another place similar to the Pharmaceutical Museum, is the Museum of the Gránátalma Pharmacy. Photography enthusiasts can not miss a visit to the Victor Vasarely Museum. One of the most famous museums in Pecs is the Zsolnay Museum, which shows a history of the porcelain facto... [ read more ]

Top 2 interesting museums in Kalocsa

Top 2 interesting museums in Kalocsa

Kalocsa is a Hungarian city, part of the county of Kiskunsag. It is one of the oldest settlements in Hungary and enjoyed a glorious history, this is proven by the numerous monuments that stay as a testimony of those times. Although it is a city of nearly the same age as the Hungarian state, there the traditions and customs are still preserved until today. For example the embroidery art appeared in the region in the nineteenth century, but it is preserved to this day, the city being famous... [ 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 ]

Most beautiful village museums - Hungary

Most beautiful village museums – Hungary

Although there are many old villages in the country that has preserved the architecture as well as the atmosphere of the 18th, 19th century and even older times, in the eyes of a city person or someone from a far away country, a village mueum means a whole different world with its calmness, serenity, close-to-nature lifestyle and time-worn stories. Discovering the following three - in my opinion - most beautiful village museums of Hungary, might prove to be the experience of a lifetime. T... [ 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 ]

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 ]