It took us almost two hours to see all the sights of Bory-Var with its towers, spiral stairs, sculptures of royal families as well as the works of the contemporary Hungarian artists. Very well worth seeing. It was also a nice walk from this lovely castle to our Vadaszkurt Pansio, which is located around 45 minutes walk down from Bory-Var. Peach and...more
Hotel Magyar Kiraly (Hungarian King), early Classical building from the first third of the 19th...more
This church had been constructed before the Basilica was built:between 1745-51.The ceilings and frescos, wich are even more spectacular than those in the Basilica, are works of Caspar Franz Sambach austrian painter. After Joseph the 2nd dismissed the Jesuite order, the church was given to the paulita order and than in 1813 the cistercita order...more
This is Dunaújváros as well. After the world war 2. weve been under russian domination and then this place got a new name like Sztálinváros (Stalin-city) and it was the 'citadel of socialism in Hungary'. It got its new name after Stalin's death in 1961. (I hope i didnt say stupidies)more
Ive been to Dunaujváros at the first time in this year. That was a sad occasion. A great friend of mine had a brother but he unfortunately died very early in brain tumor. He was only 31 and he was a gynaecologist with a 3 yrs old daughter and a young wife in Dunaújváros. His funeral was in Budapest where his parents live but he was a big autograph...more
On the road to Dunaujvaros (from the North, Szekesfehervar or Budapest) you might make a little detour to Tac. Here some intresting remains proove that this country was already inhabited by Romans, that also introduced the bathinghouses in Budapest (and with that all over the country).more
Martonvásár was twice visited by the great composer Beethoven. The Beethoven Museum in the Brunszvik Palace preserves his memory. Beethoven concerts are given in the palace park by the small pond and wonderful arboretum in July and August. Very nice park!more
The Battle of Pákozd happened on September 29, 1848 during the Revolution of 1848, near Pákozd in central Hungary. The outcome, a stalemate, was an important victory for the outnumbered Hungarian troops against the forces of Ban Josip Jelasic.The exhibition (written documents and historical finds) recalls this victory.more
These are both fairly small museums, and I think the Pre-school museum was more interesting (lots of neat old toys).
Both are on the castle grounds and charge a small entrance fee.
The agenda for 3000 guests, is open year-round outdoor pool complex and a three indoor thermal pool of healing, bathing or provision.The operator shall ensure that in addition to the bathing experience the cultural delights as well. The total floor area of 6,800 square meter facility designed for gallery exhibitions are organized...more
In the 700-900 m depth from 56 to 64 ° C, thermal water is rich in minerals. This is mainly calcium, sodium hydrogen carbonate and water, especially musculoskeletal, gynecological diseases, post-accident treatment is suitable. Special Assistant Hungary rare lithium fluoride and maintains excellent regenerating effectExpanding the Agárd Thermal Bath...more