Category: TRAVELS

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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 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 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.…

Huns2huns Advent 3jateke

The Barefooted Notre Dame Tákos

                      Tákos is one of the small villages situated on the hills along the river Tisza, in the Bereg historical and geographical region. Its very famous monument is the church built on the highest point of the settlement, which is also a masterpiece of 18th century popular architecture. Its old…