A fun and convenient way of seeing the sights all over Hungary, Nostalgia Trains offer day trips as well as 3-day excursions ... More
A fun and convenient way of seeing the sights all over Hungary, Nostalgia Trains offer day trips as well as 3-day excursions on restored trains. Trips to the Danube Bend take place every Saturday during tourist season. They do special runs to most of the bigger festivals in other parts of the country, such as the Fish Soup Competition in Baja, or the Flower Carnival in Debrecen. Also available are Royal Hungarian Express luxury train trips (see entries). Pick up a brochure at Tourinform and other tourist offices, or Nyugati train station.
The opulent building now housing the Museum of Ethnography was originally built in 1893 as a justice center. The building
and architecture alone is worth a visit; going inside, discover the history of Hungarians: recreated peasant homes, gold masks, ...
This short metro line (marked in yellow on all the maps) was the first underground railway to be built in
continental Europe (London's was the first ever). It was built just below street level for the 1896 millennium celebrations. ...
This is a fascinating little museum that is well worth a look. It shows how the modern pharmacy developed from
the study of alchemy, as well as actual counter layouts and shelf displays from around a century ago. If ...