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Across Balaton to Pécs

We boarded on the ferry at the Tihany port and went to the Szántód village, opposite shore of Balaton Lake.

Szántód is a village in Somogy county, situated on the southern shore of the Lake Balaton. 151 more words

Little Village

Hungarian government kills press freedom

From German weekly Der Spiegel in 2009:

When the Iron Curtain was torn open for the first time, on June 27, 1989, an image made its way around the world.

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Human Rights

Recipe: Rustic and Hearty Hungarian Beef Goulash

If last week’s Chilli con Quornie was too simple and light for you, and you fancy something a lot more rustic and meaty- fear not! This Beef Goulash recipe was passed down from my Hungarian Grandad to my uncle, its a slow recipe but worth it for such an authentic and hearty dish. 700 more words


My Once in a Lifetime Life - My Friendship with Bela, by Guest Blogger, Joy Zomer

“My Once-in-a-Lifetime Life” is a series of occasional blogs written by Joy Zomer who spent several years in Europe as a Christian missionary. Now a single mom of three children, Joy is the director of a high school alternative education program. 1,342 more words

My Once In A Lifetime Life (Joy Zomer)


one of the biggest things that i’ve learned from my first year in budapest is that i am just one part of a much larger story. 815 more words

Reproduction Poster Sandor Ek Die Rote Fahne


Size: 41×28 cm. / 16.1×11 inch.
Advertisement text on Propagandaworld:
“This poster of Sandor Ek was originally made in 1927 and reproduced in 1975. 73 more words


Today in European history: the Second Battle of Kosovo (1448) ends

As in the case of the two battles of Mohács, when you’re talking about the “Battle of Kosovo” it’s important to be specific. As far as I know, there have been at least five “Battles of Kosovo” fought over the years, not including the Kosovo Operation in World War II and the 1998-1999 Kosovo War. 1,923 more words


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