Author: John Woods

Schwarzenegger wished his son a happy birthday from Budapest! – photos, videos

#ArnoldSchwarzenegger is #filming #Terminator6 in #Hungary so he wished #PatrickSchwarzenegger #happybirthday from #Budapest. #Hungarian #movie #AustrianOak #emotion #love #Instagram

The Hungarian ‘suicide song’: Gloomy Sunday

The melancholic #song was associated with 19 #deaths and #BBC banned its #broadcast for 66 years. #Hungary #Hungarian #SeressRezso #piano #composer #GloomySunday #USA #GreatDepression #History

How did Hungarians and a Hungarian village look like in A.D. 895? – videos

A #video shows how an average #Hungarian #village looked like in the 9-10th century when the #ConquestoftheCarpathian basin happened. #Hungary #History #everydaylife #culture #people #socialhistory

WOW! Terence Hill comes to Budapest on Thursday and anybody can meet him! – videos

#TerenceHill posted a #video on #Facebook in which he says in Hungarian that he will arrive on Thursday to promote his new #movie #MynameisThomas. #Hungary #Hungarian #BudSpencer #film #Corvincinema #Syma #Budapest

12 popular series filmed in Hungary – videos

#The Alienist, #12 Monkeys, #TheTerror, #Homeland, #Ransom, #Genius: Picasso, #EmeraldCity, #Crossroads, #TheLastKingdom, #Houdini, #Dracula and #TheBorgias. #series #KordaFilmstudios #Budapest #Hungary #Hungarian #fun #Etyek

The U.S. general who saved the Hungarian National Museum

Allegedly, he drove the #Romanian #soldiers away from the #HungarianNationalMuseum with a riding crop. #Hungary #Hungarian #American #general #Bandholtz #USA #WWI #hero

Budapest is the fifth worst city for over-tourism

The #Hungarian capital is following #Barcelona, #Amsterdam, #Venice and, #Milan. #Hungary #tourism #tourist #overtourism #crowd #mass #worldheritage #unesco #Austria #Hallstatt #Wachau #Paris

Budapest is the cheapest city in Central-Europe

#CostOfLiving is lower in #Budapest than in other #Central-European countries; however, #Hungarians have lower #salaries than their colleagues. #Hungary #money #iPhone #iPhoneX #statistics #Swiss #bank #UBS #database

Five Hollywood blockbusters which would not exist without Hungarian contribution -photos, videos

#BruceWillis, #JenniferLawrence, #RobertPattinson and even #ChrisHemsworth worked together with #Hungarian #actors, #actresses, designers and #CGI developers. #Hungary #Budapest #Hollywood #film #filmmaking #success #blockbuster

How is Elisabeth II 1/16 Hungarian? – photos, videos

#Elisabeth II’s great-great-grandmother was a #Transylvanian #Hungarian #baroness for whom a #German #duke learnt to speak Hungarian in order to marry her. #Hungary #fairytale #marriage #dynasty #London #Budapest #History #story #Romania #PrinceCharles #

What do foreign celebs and guests request from a receptionist in a Budapest hotel?

#Puskás T-shirt, #sightseeing, #escaperooms, pleasure #flight, #limousine, or even #football match ticket. #Hungary #Hungarian #celeb #Shakira #creativity #work #receptionist

Hungarian students from elite secondary schools continue their studies abroad

Their departure to the #UnitedKingdom, #Austria or #Germany means significant #loss to #Hungary. #Hungarian #school #studyabroad #student #secondary #graduation #elite #eliteschool

A Hungarian festival among Europe’s most flabbergasting ones – photos, videos

#Busójárás of #Mohács is the wildest #festival in #Hungary which aims to chase away #winter and includes #folk #music, #demonic #masks, #parades and #dancing. #food #foodbattle #enjoy #beer #Finland #Spain #Italy #Austria #GreatBritain #Belgium

Hungarian swimwear made of ocean rubbish – Photo gallery

The idea is great, and hot pictures of girls in bikinis :) #UnderseaBikini #Hungary #Szolnok #environmentprotection #premiumquality #recycle #bikini #ecofriendly

The Suez Crisis and the Hungarian Revolution of 1956 – photos, videos

The #UnitedStates declared that they will not help #Hungary while in return, the #Soviets did not intervene in #Egypt. #Hungarian #revolution #1956 #1956revolution #suezcanal #Nasser #war #freedom

The Hungarian son of Michael Jackson still has the teddy bear the star gave him – video

He had many downs in his life but now he has a permanent job planning to buy a flat for his family someday. #Hungary #Hungarian #lifestory #story #MichaelJackson #famous #90s #Budapest #adoption

Workers from India will save the Hungarian dairy industry?

The countries are always changing! #LabourShortage is so extreme that many #dairyfarms recruit #workforce in #India and they are satisfied with their work. #Hungary #Hungarian #milk #cow #stable #migration #dairyindustry

West Nile fever in Hungary: 16 infected last week

This is the highest number now in the #EU since #Greece reported 15, #Romania 8 while #Croatia only 2 cases. #Hungary #Hungarian #WestNileFever #vaccine #disease #ministryforhumancapacities #Serbia #Budapest

BBC’s correspondent in Budapest: Fidesz has opened Pandora’s box

#NickThorpe said that #Fidesz always wants to gain more #power and plays a #cynical game with the people regarding the topic of #migration to win the #elections. #BBC #Hungary #Hungarian #British #media #journalism #government #OrbanViktor

Inside the super laser research centre of Szeged – video, photos

The #coolest place to conduct #scientific #experiments in #Europe is being built in #Szeged #Hungary #Hungarian #laser #lasercentre #EU #Romania #CzechRepublic #research #physics