Category: Special Hungary

Why do Hungarians wear a band with the national colours in the middle of March? Which is the most popular Hungarian spice? What are the unique features of the Hungarian Easter holidays? You will find the answers to these and other, similar questions in the “Hungarian Special” section, since the editorial staff of the website also intends to provide general information about Hungarians so we will share some interesting facts about our nation as well. You might find it interesting to browse through all of these articles since they can help you to get a better understanding of Hungarian culture and Hungarian people.

Mashable interviews with the mind behind the Rubik’s Cube

The Rubik's Cube is almost 50 years old! :O

A guide to the world of Hungarian pastry II. – savoury edition

Which of these #Hungarian #treats do you like #best?

The Hungarian city of arts – Szentendre

There are so many things to do, so much to see, and it is just a stone's throw away from #Budapest! #Hungary #Hungarian #trip #travel #explore

Budapest Uncovered: Medieval Monasteries

After Hungary took up Christianity as the state religion in AD 1000, it became mandatory for every ten villages to build a church. In subsequent centuries a number of monastic orders chose to plant their feet in the recently Christianized kingdom, erecting huge monasteries all over the country. Hundreds of years later, it’s mostly only ruins what you’ll find in their place – big ruins, nonetheless. In this issue’s Budapest Uncovered we’ll show you around the still visible remains of three of Medieval Buda’s monasteries, Funzine reports. Dominican Convent (Margaret Island) For hundreds of years, a visit to Margaret Island was ... Read more

On the fabulous landscapes of Transylvania

For us, Hungarians, the #Transylvanian events represent, mean a lot :) #erdély #székelyföld #tourism

International culinary adventures in Budapest

Looking for #international #flavours in #Budapest? ;)

Vacationing in Transylvania

Let us now take a look at some of the recreational possibilities available to visitors in #Transylvania! :)

National grieving day: 5 facts that put the tragedy of the 13 Martyrs of Arad into a different perspective

October 6th is a national grieving day in Hungary #Hungary #Hungarian #history #1848 #Arad

A guide to the world of Hungarian pastry

What's your #favourite #Hungarian #pastry? :)

Flavors, Prayers, Transylvania

Must visit place: We love #Transyvania! Are you planning to visit Transylvania?

What happened to the wives and fiancées of the 13 Martyrs of Arad? – 6 October 1849

The 13 Martyrs of Arad executed on 6 October 1849, after the Hungarian Revolution (1848-1849) was militarily defeated #Hungary #Hungarians #the13martyrsofarad #Arad #execution #nationalpride

Where the best Lángos is made in Hungary

The #best #lángos #spots in #Hungary

How the inventor of the Rubik’s Cube solved his own puzzle – VIDEO

Can you #solve it? ;) #Rubik #Cube #Hungarian #invention

Historical Hungarian scandals – 3+1 things you may not have known!

Which of these #Hungarian #scandals and #gossips have you heard of?

Lunch at the butcher shop, a Hungarian specialty

Have you ever had a butcher lunch before? It's worth trying! #Hungary #Hungarian #tradition #food #gastronomy #meat

Have you heard about the Hungarian Robinson Crusoe?

Allegedly, he lived on five #continents, he became #well-off by the age of 30 in #Jakarta and died as the #secret #advisor of #theNetherlands. #Hungary #Hungarian #Robinson #robinsonade #Baja #Holland #adventure #Indonesia

Italian guy makes wonders with the Rubik’s Cube! – Photos, videos

You have to see Giovanni's incredible creations! :O :) #Hungarian #invention #Rubik #art

Famous Hungarian Nomad travelling in an ox wagon for 14 years killed in France – photos, video

Instead of #studying at a #university, Gergő Balázs Gecse chose endless #freedom #traveling around #Europe by his #ox #wagon. #Hungary #Hungarian #lifestyle #nature #accident #sorrow

The Black Army of Hungary, the most powerful European army of its time

The Black Army was not only the biggest standing army in Europe, but also the most ruthless, along with their leader, King Matthias Corvinus #Hungary #Hungarian #history #war