Hungary

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Lonely Planet, 2000 - Hungary - 416 pages
This comprehensive guide offers everything you need to explore this nation at the heart of Europe, including the lowdown on where to take the waters, taste the newest Hungarian wines and enjoy cafe society at its Magyar best.
-- more than 80 detailed maps
-- walking tours and a detailed museum section to guide you through Budapest
-- details on the country's favourite pastimes, including soaking in a thermal bath and cruising on the Danube
-- accommodation options from camping sites at Lake Balaton, to castle hotels in the hilly Northern Uplands
-- helpful section on the Hungarian language

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Hungary's treasures unfold in this exceptionally well-organized and well-written guide. Regional highlights, transport information, and great maps augment historical background. Lodging picks range from hostels to the baroque Esterh zy Palace. Read full review

Contents

THIS BOOK
7
FACTS ABOUT HUNGARY
13
Geography
25
Trianon Treaty 19 Administrative Counties
26
Post Communications
46
THE WINES OF HUNGARY
62
Wine Regions
66
GETTING THERE AWAY
70
CENTRAL TRANSDANUBIA includes LAKE BALATON
195
Lake Balaton Badacsony 226 Veszprem
235
Veszprem
242
SOUTHERN TRANSDANUBIA
253
Siklos
261
Southern Transdanubia 254 Siklos Mariagyud Kaposvar
277
Information
279
Tiszafured
293

GETTING AROUND
80
BUDAPEST
88
Castle Hill
97
City Park
114
Around Budapest
149
Danube Bend 153
152
Vac
158
WESTERN TRANSDANUBIA
173
Western Transdanubia
174
LAKE BALATON CENTRAL TRANSDANUBIA
176
Tata
183
Hortobagy
301
NORTHERN UPLANDS
307
Great Plain 288 Hajduszoboszl6 306 Csongrad
321
NORTHERN UPLANDS
341
Holloko
347
Gyongyos
353
Gyongyds 354 Tokaj
377
The NorthEast 386 Nyiregyhaza 388 Nyirbator
391
Walking Tours
411
Copyright

About the author (2000)

Fallon graduated from Georgetown University with a BS in modern languages. He taught English at the University of Silesia in Poland. He has a Master's degree in journalism.

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