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East meets West

I didn’t have any expectations for my visit to Budapest, Hungary. To my surprise, I fell in love with it. There’s just something so mesmerising about the city that I can’t pinpoint – the history, the culture, the people. 60 more words


Manufacturing Jobs in Hungary

View all Manufacturing jobs in Hungary: http://bit.ly/1peThS3

1) BOM Engineer job by GE Power & Water
2) Accounting Manager job by Delphi
3) Business Development Manager job by… 62 more words


out of the mines and into the woods


My great-grandfather Antal, born in 1850, was Barbara’s great-grandson and my grandma Erzsebet’s father.  Antal’s father, grandfather and great-grandfather had all been salt miners in the small salt mining town in the hills of Maramures county.   1,790 more words


Noteworthy European Destination in Photos: Budapest, Hungary

Budapest is not at the top of the list when people think of European destinations, but it has so much to offer: castles, caves, Danube river, opera, shopping, food… Really everything you would want in a travel destination.   484 more words



Don’t overlook the smaller options in life – they may have just as much, if not more, value than the bigger ones.



Hungarian history textbooks under scrutiny

Recently the Hungarian government purchased/nationalized two of the larger textbook publishers: Apáczai Kiadó and Nemzedékek Tudása Tankönyvkiadó. Perhaps it should be mentioned for the sake of Hungarian cultural history that János Apáczai Csere (1625-1659), polyglot author of the first textbook written in Hungarian, was one of the many Transylvanian scholars who studied at Dutch universities (Leiden and Utrecht). 788 more words


Budapest ~ Home of goulash, paprika and five UNESCO sites

Thursday April 17th, Budapest, Hungary

We are starting to feel more and more like travelers and not just tourists.  Yesterday was a travel day flying on Ryan Air from Barcelona to Budapest.   654 more words