These two museums are in the same building near Festetics Castle, and can be an alternative family program when the weather is too bad to go to the beach.
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Sziget Festival 2012 will be broadcast on YouTube ...
In some days’ time the biggest Hungarian festival Sziget will start. This year the event will take 8 days and nearly 400 thousand people are expected to arrive at the Danube island of the Hungarian capital city Budapest. Among the headliners there are acts such as Snoop Dogg, the Killers, the LMFAO, the Korn, the […]
D. I. Y. nation
In this photo János Pozerka retiree is watering his paprika fields with his self-made irrigation device. The machine is constructed of old bicycles, hoses, pipes and metal grids. As far as I can see it works properly. It is an illustration of the general belief that Hungarian people are considered to be extremely creative at […]
Heat wave as usual
Dear My Readers, I am writing to you to inform about the heat wave that is baking Hungary right now. During the daytime the temperature is nearly 40 degrees Celsius, and at night it is jut a bit bellow 30. Actually it is not totally unusual here, we have this kind of tropical heat 4-5 […]
I have just read that according to Medián public opinion research body, 80 % of the Hungarian population think their country is going in a wrong direction. Well, I am not quite sure that in Europe there are any “good directions” now, but this 80% ratio is pretty frightening. Hungary has a rather bad reputation […]
Well, it is going to be my second post, and I still don’t want to do the real job; instead I am beating the bushes. For example, I am explaining the blog title. Actually, as far as I know, officially there is not a word like “Pannonland”. At the same time I would not say […]