Painting Easter Egg 

That’s a very old tradition to paint Easter eggs. It’s a female job at Easter time. Every girl making beautiful eggs for the boys when they are coming on Easter Monday to ‘watering them”. Yes. They do. This is goes back time years and years ago….there’s the explanation of it, it’s just too funny… “Traditionally onContinue reading “Painting Easter Egg “

Easter tradition in Hungary 

For the real Hungarian Easter the table is full with tradition Easter food. It’s nothing else then Ham with some cooked eggs, radish, pepper, spring onions and a braided Easter loaf. The accompaniments include mustard, radishes, and young onions. “No Easter meal is complete without ham,” according to tradition. Back in time, years and years ago the ham andContinue reading “Easter tradition in Hungary “

Day of shopping in Budapest 

It was a Tuesday morning in Budapest. I had no plans. The day was grey and wet. No any sunshine. What’s the best to do? Go shopping!  I have contacted to my friend to get advice where are the best places to go shopping in Budapest. I know there’s plenty huge shopping malls but wasn’t sure whichContinue reading “Day of shopping in Budapest “

The Danube Swabians and The Fasching – Carneval time!

I am about to tell you some tradition. This traditions where’s my roots from. The Danube Swabians ( aka Danube Germans, in German Dounaushwaben ) is the name of the language group who has been living in Hungary does speak German, Swabian. The most majority of us came from Bavaria, Swabia and Wurttemberg. The significantContinue reading “The Danube Swabians and The Fasching – Carneval time!”

The perfect day in Budapest

Szechenyi bath, folk festivities and opera street party Szechenyi bath is one of the most famous and the largest medicinal bath in Budapest. You pay 4800 Hungarian forint that’s around £14 and you’re in. Don’t forget your flip flops and towel. There’s outside and inside pools. The water is hot and smells some of themContinue reading “The perfect day in Budapest”

First few days in Budapest

Budapest. Is cool. Is the coolest. Seriously. I’m so so impressed. I use to live here like 10 years ago. Wow! The change is incredible. Possible I look at with the different eyes as well as I travelled a lot since and you know when you are living somewhere everything is “just there”. Now IContinue reading “First few days in Budapest”

First night alone #WineTourHungary

Teleki Villanyi Portugieser – my first wine in Budapest. I think for my taste the wine from Villany is the best in Hungary. Forget Tokaj. This is from Csanyi Pinceszet. Very nice velvety, easy to drink with a fine tannins. Apparently the best with Goulash. I just need Goulash now! Nice and warm here, peopleContinue reading “First night alone #WineTourHungary”