I heard so much stories about this place. I have been here a few times already. Dobogoko is a holiday village 25 km from Budapest to North-West. The name comes from Visegrádi Mountain’s and Danube-bend’s highest point, Dobogo-ko, at 633 m and has 133 inhabitants. You can come here to walk, hike, skiContinue reading “Dobogoko, the heart chakra of the world “
Villany is at South Hungary. Around 2/3 hours drive from Budapest. I am no doubt this is the best place for wine lovers. So peaceful, beautiful and their wines are just fantastic. Must visit!
Szentendre is just outside of Budapest. 20 km north of Budapest on Danube Bend. The place of cobblestone street, churches, museums and art galleries. Just need to catch HÈV train from Margit Hid. It takes 40 min and around £5 return ticket. When I’ve got there I just walked into the centre. The villageContinue reading “Szentendre – A Day trip from Budapest”
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 “
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 “
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 “
Villany is in south hungary, about 45 min drive from Pecs. Very famous of their wine culture. Small and pretty little village where you don’t do anything except discover the different winery, wine cellars and vineyards. On the small Main Street of Villany you can discover plenty different very high quality winery. You can sitContinue reading “Villany, the best wine village of Hungary”
Tihany is the most beautiful and old village I’ve seen in Hungary so far. I’m an old fashioned girl and this is an old fashioned little village. Top of the village there’s the Benedictine Abbey that you can see from miles away. Standing top of Tihany like a proud daddy. Burn down a few timesContinue reading “Tihany, the hidden beauty of Hungary”
Few pictures of wine festival at the castle in Budapest….what a day!
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”