Hungarian Culture and Traditions

Hungary at the 2020 (2021) Olympic Games

Sports, right? They unite, ignite and generally, elevate one’s heart rate whether the sport is…

Grand August 20th Celebrations in Budapest 2021

Prepare yourself for the ‘biggest ever’ St. Stephen’s Day fireworks. August 20 is one of…

Hungarian Easter Traditions from Cheeky to Tasty

As Easter celebrations are different this year it’s pretty certain that beautiful Hungarian ladies will…

Through the lens of Hungarian photographers and photographs of Hungary

War photography is one of the world’s most dangerous professions. While soldiers on the battlefield…

The Hungarian Buzz

Hungary has contributed as much to modern electronics as Nicola Tesla did, or maybe even…

Christmas wreath

Magical Christmas- Old Hungarian traditions you may never have heard of

Before the pandemic the Christmas markets set up in numerous parts of the city and…

The Dark Side of Christmas

No, I don’t mean the crippling debt and overeating we submit ourselves to at this…

These Shoes are Made for Giftin’ – when Santa comes to Hungary

Everyone has that one, specific moment at which the holiday spirit hits them in the…

Memorial Day, Freedom Day

23rd October is variously known as Memorial Day or Freedom Day in Hungary (A Szabadság…

All Saints’ Day and All Souls’ Day – The Hungarian Days of Remembrance

Grief. A complex emotion. All of us experience it at one point in our lives…