Hungary is a central European country and bordered by 7 other countries. Romania, Austria, Slovakia, Slovenia, Serbia, Croatia, Ukraine.
Lake Balaton, the Hungarian sea: http://www.balaton.hu/
Other Lakes like Orfű and Deseda
Lots of spas/thermal spas like Zalakaros spa, Kaposvár spa, Magyarhertelend thermal spa, Hévíz thermal spa, Kehidakustány thermal spa and Igal thermal spa:
Hévíz Thermal Lake
Mátra-Kékestető, the highest point (1014m) of Hungary
Festetics castle, Keszthely
Climate of Hungary:The climate of Hungary changed a lot in the last years. We have hotter summers but the winter is always changing. In Summer the temperature is around 30-40 Celsius and in winter it can be between 0 and -15 Celsius.
Languages:Hungarian and most of the people can speak English and/or German.
Electricity in Hungary:230V
Hungarian currency:The Hungarian currency is the Forint (HUF). Most hotels and restaurants accept credit cards and we have a lot of cash points and currency exchange points.
Time in Hungary:Central European Time (GMT +1)
How to call Hungary:0036… or +36…
Hungarian emergency telephone numbers:
Fire service: 105
Shopping hours:Supermarkets are open from Monday till Saturday from 6am till 9pm. Few shops are open at night too. Small shops are open from 8am till 5-6pm. From 2015 May there is a new law in Hungary and just some smaller shop can be open on Sundays.
How to arrive to Hungary:1. By airplane
Airports in Hungary:
Sármellék-Hévíz/Balaton airport: www.hevizairport.com
Airports in the countries bordering Hungary:
Austria – Vien/Schwechat: www.viennaairport.com
Austria – Graz: http://www.flughafen-graz.at/home.html
Slovenia – Maribor: http://www.maribor-airport.si/
Croatia – Zagreb: http://www.zagreb-airport.hr/
Slovakia – Bratislava: http://www.bts.aero/en/passengers/
2. By car
If you prefer to come by car to Hungary it is a good possibility to bring some personal stuff to your new home and it is easier to visit places by your car and you don’t need to hurry to reach the plane.
3. By bus
4. By train