Category: Series

Visit Aggtelek National Park, Hungary

Remember our new challenge? Read this again if not and then let’s get started with exploring the national parks of Hungary! Aggtelek National Park is probably the first national park I’ve ever been to. I was a small kid then visiting the famous Baradla Cave with my parents and feeling very tiny in the giant…
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National Parks Of Hungary: Our New Challenge

We’ve been to 17 of the 59 national parks in the United States. 6 of the 9 national parks in Slovakia. All of the national parks in Slovenia (okay, this one is meant to be a joke because Slovenia has only one national park… but we’ve been there). Altogether 18 national parks in Europe. And…
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Hungarian Cities: Debrecen, The Doorstep Of The Great Hungarian Plain

It came, the last piece of the series featuring our favorite Hungarian cities beyond Budapest. But it’s definitely not the last piece we write about places worth discovering in Hungary! Anyway, now it’s time to talk about Debrecen, the doorstep of the Great Hungarian Plain. This dramatic title means exactly what it says: Debrecen is…
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Hungarian Cities: Eger, The City Of Heroes

It’s time to continue our series about Hungarian cities and we have another charming place to show you this time: Eger. It’s located in Northern Hungary on the hills of Bükk Mountains and it’s a city of history and wine. Our first taste of Eger “Eclipse of the Crescent Moon” was the first historical novel…
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Architecture Highlights: The Vertical Forest Of Milan

We’ve started this series to tell you a bit more about our favorite pieces of architecture from all over the world. And though we realized we write new pieces of this never-ending series less often than we planned to (so many things going on! – and it’s actually a good thing) we definitely want to…
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Hungarian Cities: Győr, The City Of Meetings

As part of this series featuring our favorite Hungarian cities beyond Budapest we’ve already written about four different cities from four different parts of Hungary: Szeged, Pécs, Sopron and Esztergom. Today we want to show you a city that you can visit on your way from Budapest to Sopron. And this is Győr, the city…
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Hungarian Cities: Esztergom, The City Of Kings

We continue our blog post series about our favorite Hungarian cities beyond Budapest with a lovely and significant city from Hungarian history: Esztergom. A magnificent royal city Esztergom is one of the oldest Hungarian cities and it has an eventful history. Hungary’s first king, Saint Stephen was born in the palace built on the Castle…
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Architecture Highlights: Vienna City Hall, Austria

Vienna is one of our favorite cities in the world and one of the many reasons is its stunning architecture. Historic buildings and modern structures blend together to create the unique atmosphere of the city. And our favorite building is the City Hall (Rathaus). Why has Vienna City Hall impressed us? Vienna’s City Hall is…
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Hungarian Cities: Sopron, The Faithful

What to see in Hungary beyond Budapest? We continue our series with another favorite city of ours: Sopron. This city right by the Austrian border is called the faithful. The story in short is that by signing the Treaty of Trianon after the First World War Hungary lost 2/3 of its former territories. Sopron happened…
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