Budapest - Paris of the East

Budapest – Paris of the East

Budapest is the capital of the Republic of Hungary. It lies in the Hungarian Plain on both sides of the Danube. It consists of the two districts Buda and Pest, which were united in 1872 under the name Budapest. See relationshipsplus.com for European oldest cities. Budapest has 1.74 million residents and is the administrative, economic and […]

Budapest (World Heritage)

Budapest (World Heritage)

According to pharmacylib, the banks of the Danube with its magnificent buildings, the castle district and the approximately 2.5 km long Andrássy Street are among the most outstanding urban ensembles in the world. They reflect the role of Budapest in Hungary as well as in European history. Budapest: facts Official title: Buda Castle District and […]

Traditional Village of Hollokö (World Heritage)

Traditional Village of Hollokö (World Heritage)

With its picturesque historical core, the museum village Hollókő (Rabenstein) in northern Hungary is an outstanding example of a village culture in the 17th century. Traditional village of Hollokö: facts Official title: Traditional village of Hollókő (Rabenstein) Cultural monument: Hollókő, a Palóczen village, also known as »Rabenstein«, with an almost unchanged historical center from the […]

Pécs Cemetery (World Heritage)

World Heritage Sites in Hungary

Location Hungary borders in the north with the Slovak Republic, in the north-east with Ukraine (Transcarpathian region), in the east with Romania, in the south with Croatia and the Republic of Serbia (province Vojvodina), in the south-west with Sloveniaand in the west with Austria (Burgenland). Hungary lies mainly in the Pannonian basin, which is surrounded […]