Tag: Hungary

What To Do In Hungary In Each Season?

When is the best time to visit Hungary? When are the high, low and shoulder seasons? Is there anything interesting to do – indoors or outdoors – in the low season? We’ve been living here all our lives, and in this post we collected all the things to do in Hungary, Budapest and beyond, in…
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16 Off The Beaten Path Destinations In Hungary

Off the beaten path destinations in Hungary are not that hard to find – though it depends on what exactly counts as “off the beaten path”. If it means being not well-known among foreign tourists, then any place outside of Budapest is off the beaten path. If it means that it’s a place where you…
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110+ Travel Tips For Budapest, Hungary

Are you planning your trip of a lifetime to Europe and want to see the best of Budapest? We’ve been living here for almost 6 years, we can tell it’s a vibrant, wonderful city that has been gaining popularity quite fast these days. No wonder, actually – it has stunning architecture, exciting museums and festivals,…
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10 Natural Wonders Of Hungary

What do you think of when we say Hungary? Is it Budapest? Or Hungarian wine? Or ruin pubs? Lake Balaton? Sziget Fesztivál? These are all among those things that attract lots of tourists to Hungary each year – and for a good reason. However, if you’re like us, you like to see the natural attractions…
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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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