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Huns2huns Kalocsa Trainstation 8

Colourful Train Station in Kalocsa

It could be one of the nicest train station in Hungary… if someone could help the city to renovate it.   The train station was built in 1885 in Kalocsa which is one of the oldest town in Hungary (founded by King Stephen the Saint as they say). In 1937 (or 38?) they remodelled the train station with the help of…

Huns2huns - Chocolates and Me! - Én és a csokoládé

Chocolates and Me!

EVERYBODY LOVES CHOCOLATE!!!   Me too… and I wanted to learn how to do one of my favourite, no not the white one, not the triangle one, and no… not the chocolate with holes… I wanted to make chocolate truffles… I went to the one of the most famous CHOCOLATE SCHOOL in Budapest, Hungary. The Szamos Old Chocolate School at Szamos…

Huns2huns Matthias Church

Church of King Matthias

                                                  The Matthias Church, formerly known as the Buda Castle Church of Our Lady is the main Hungarian coronation cathedral. A number of kings were crowned in this historical building located in the Holy Trinity square…

Huns2huns Valentine's Day Game

Valentine’s Day Game

Valentin’s Day Game! THE GAME: We wrote down (see below) 5 citations from 5 different Hungarian poets. Your job is to guess, who wrote those citacions and from which poem/s. THE RULES: First you need to “like” our  Huns2huns Facebook page or check if you are already our Huns2huns Facebook member, You need to guess right at least 1 poet or 1 poem right.…

Huns2huns Visiting Herend Porcelain Manufactory

Visiting Herend Porcelain Manufactory

Making ceramics is a thousand-year-old tradition in Hungary, which boasts a number of active pottery centres. This led to the development of the porcelain.   Kaolin is the raw material used for porcelain, a white rock found in the region of Tokaj nad Upper Hungary. Porcelain manufacturing requires great skill, since it is fired at a higher temperature than clay.…