Tag: Hungary

10 Wonderful Places In Our Home Country We’ve Explored In 2020

With international travel being on hold for most of 2020, this was the year we were supposed to explore our backyards. We did travel to lots of places inside Hungary, and now that 2020 is coming to an end, we’d like to share some newly discovered favorites. Hegyestű, Balaton Uplands National Park, Transdanubia Balaton Uplands…
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Autumn In Hungary’s Zemplén Mountains

We took another trip in mid-November and caught the last days to enjoy the autumn colors in the forest of Zemplén Mountains before all the leaves fell (and before all the hotels got closed to tourists in Hungary). We only spent a weekend there, and we’ll surely go back when we can take trips again.…
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Take A Walk In The Palace District Of Budapest

Are you looking for amazing architecture in Budapest? Take a walk in the Palace District! We could spend hours walking around and photographing the beautiful buildings there. Let us give you an insight – with lots of pictures. Where is the Palace District (Palotanegyed in Hungarian) in the first place? It’s the western part of…
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8 Unique Hungarian Words That Don’t Exist In English

Hungarian is quite a unique language that’s similar to none of the other languages spoken in Europe. It’s a very distant relative of Finnish and Estonian. They say it’s hard to learn and sounds strange. Well, as Hungarians we know that. 😀 And this time we show you some exciting stuff from our language: words…
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Best Late Spring Hikes In Central (Or Eastern?) Europe

As the weather warms up, days get longer, snow melts and late spring comes, we can hike higher and higher. And we do hike a lot, enjoy the wildflowers that start to bloom at higher elevations and the waterfalls that are roaring. The second piece of our seasonal hiking guide to Central Europe is about…
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Best Early Spring Hikes In Central (Or Eastern?) Europe

We’ve been planning to write a comprehensive seasonal hiking guide to Central (or Eastern?) Europe since ages. We live here, we hike here A LOT! So let’s see the best hikes to do in early spring first. Oh, and whether it’s Central or Eastern Europe, we’ve already written a long post about that. In a…
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Monthly Recap: January-February 2020

Hey, we didn’t forget about our monthly recaps! But with all the things going on, we just missed it at the end of January. 😛 Anyway, we didn’t have much to say then. Not because we didn’t do anything, but because we didn’t do any of those cool things people imagine travellers usually do. Still,…
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Visit Danube-Drava National Park, Hungary

Once upon a time we decided to visit all the Hungarian national parks and tell you why you should visit them, too. Well, the project is still in progress, but we share the news with you from time to time. This time we show you Danube-Drava National Park that we visited last spring. Located in…
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15 Wonderful Scenes From Hungary (Outside Of Budapest)

Hungary is our home. We’ve grown up here and visited a lot of places in our country as kids, with our school or our family. We still travel a lot in Hungary. We like exploring historical towns, museums and castles, or hiking in the hills and mountains. They are all perfect weekend getaways for us…
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