Tag: Transylvania

Autonomy is good both for the majority and the minority, say experts from South Tyrol

Instead of undermining, territorial autonomies strengthen the #cohesion of each country; therefore, the struggle for #autonomy should not be considered as a threat to #national #security like it is today in, for example, #Romania. #Hungary #Hungarian #Szeklerland #SouthTyrol #Italy #economy #government #peace #CarpathianBasin

Fidesz slams Romanian top court’s rejection of ethnic Hungarians’ appeals

"Transylvania's native #Hungarian #minority has been trying to survive in its homeland for a hundred years in the face of oppression and constant intimidation and persecution" #Hungary #Romania #ethnic

Transylvanian festival Góbéfest returns to Manchester for the third year

#Góbéfest in #Manchester, #UK Celebrating the music, culture, food and drink of #Transylvania and the #Carpathian #Basin, details HERE:

The story of the Hungarian woman who discovered the source of the Nile

Lady Florence Baker (born as Flóra Sass) had quite an exceptional life #Hungary # Hungarian #explorer #Nile #Africa #expedition

Tőkés addresses EP conference marking Timisoara revolution anniversary

"#Romania is now basking in the international limelight but it is still under #communist rule from which all kinds of misery arise!" - #Fidesz MEP Tőkés #hungary #eu #brussels

Hungarian traditions and superstitions on Saint Valentine’s Day

Learn about the #origins of #Valentine's Day and #Hungarian #superstitions and #traditions in the article. #Hungary #love #SaintValentine

Devastating statistics! Hungarian population in Transylvania decreasing rapidly

The #decreasing #tendency in #Transylvania is the most significant in #Szeklerland #Hungary #Romania #statistics #demography

Government official: Pope’s Romania visit ‘historic’ opportunity for region’s nations

The #Hungarian #government will support the city's preparations for the papal #visit #religion #PopeFrancis

Pope Francis will visit Csíksomlyó in Szeklerland

Amazing news! It is possible that the #Pope will say a mass at Csíksomlyó, the location of the famous Pentecost Pilgrimage #hungary #hungarian #transylvania #religion #romania #popefrancis

Transylvanian program offers free land and Wi-Fi for young people to return home

You can actually become successful at your birthplace too, as this program and stories show :) #Hungary #Hungarian #Transylvania #business

Between the United States of Austria and Greater Romania

"As a Romanian and Transylvanian, I have no reason for a joyful celebration" - Cornel Unc An honest and brave manifesto from a Romanian man

Who brings the presents in Hungary at Christmas? – a photo report

We can tell you that it is not "only" #SantaClaus who brings sweets in #Hungary on 6th December. #Hungarian #customs #christmas #celebration #endoftheyear #present #Christmastree #manyphotos

100-year anniversary: the loss of Transylvania

Today marks the #100-year #anniversary of the #loss of #Transylvania! #Hungary #history #memorial

Romania’s re-collectivisation of Szekler college ‘unacceptable’, says Hungarian government

"The re-collectivisation of the Szekler Mikó College in Sfantu Gheorghe/ Sepsiszentgyörgy is shocking and unacceptable" #romania #transylvania #erdély #székelyföld #szeklerland

Was Dracula really a Hungarian Count? – photos, video

Dracula story Who is the historical figure? And was he really Hungarian?

Hungary to expand economic development scheme to Szeklerland, says foreign minister in Transylvania

Hungary will expand its cross-border economic development scheme aimed at helping ethnic Hungarian communities beyond the border to Szeklerland, Romania, Foreign Minister Péter Szijjártó said after talks with Hunor Kelemen, head of the ethnic Hungarian RMDSZ party, in Cluj-Napoca (Kolozsvár) on Friday. In Romania, the programme so far had only been implemented in Mures (Maros) county targeting farmers and small companies, Szijjártó noted. Last year, the Hungarian government disbursed 1.5 billion forints (EUR 4.7m) among the region’s farmers and entrepreneurs, he said, adding that the 800 grant applications that have been submitted this year were still being assessed. Szijjártó also ... Read more

Hungarian foreign minister held talks in Romania

#Hungary's M4 and #Romania's A3 motorways will be connected by the end of 2020

On the fabulous landscapes of Transylvania

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

Vacationing in Transylvania

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