Top 3 reasons to visit Tokaj

Top 3 reasons to visit Tokaj

If you have not yet been to the world famous wine region of Hungary or just did not have the time to explore it the way it deserves to be explored, I would like to provide you now with the top 3 reasons to visit Tokaj. After the Hungarian specialties like the gulyas or the retes maybe it is Tokaj that fist comes to the globetrotter's mind when they hear about Hungary. This friendly, cozy place that smells like must (grape pulp) has got a lot of exciting attractions to offer if you deci... [ read more ]

Hungaricums - Famous Hungarian food and drinks

Hungaricums – Famous Hungarian food and drinks

Every country have some distinctive products that are specific to that country, Hungary is not an exception, there are quite many special products Hungarians are proud to claim for themselves. From art through health to food and drinks there is a wide range of items that belong to the group of hungaricums, all of the highest quality that must be experienced when you visit the country. So here we come with some of the most famous Hungarian foods and drinks, but not all, by any means and th... [ read more ]

Most Beautiful Lakes in Hungary

Most Beautiful Lakes in Hungary

Though a a large plain with only a few and not too high mountains, Hungary has got it's share of natural wonders - however, as a Hungarian, I might not be completely unbiased so you better check it out for yourself. As a beginning, here are some really beautiful lakes in Hungary, take a look at them and let me know in the comment section which one would you like to visit the most. There are quite a lot of lakes in the country that are perfect for fishing, swimming and even for water spo... [ 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 ]

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 ]

Top Wine Regions in Hungary

Top Wine Regions in Hungary

Hungary is considered to be one of Europe's well known wine making countries. Due to its climate and soil almost all the territory of the country is suitable for the cultivation of all kinds of grapes. After this, it is not a wonder that such a small country has got 22 official wine regions. Thanks to the different climatic effects  that influence the country's weather, all kinds of grapes can be cultivated and hence all types of wines made. The making of classical wine types and those spec... [ read more ]