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    • The forint is the currency of Hungary. Although coins have not been in
    • circulation since 1999. In 2004 Hungary joined the European Union, which uses
    • the euro. The forint is going to disappear in 2014, however this will depend on
    • the economic situation.
  • The monument of the Battle of Pákozd View slide
  • Um Földosztási emlékmű Ópusztaszeren. View slide
  • Karcag
  • Park of Hungarian Turkish Friendship Szigetvár
    • The President is elected by the Parliament . The Prime Minister is elected by the
    • Parliament and can only be removed by a constructive vote of confidence. The
    • Prime Minister selects the ministers and has the exclusive right to dismiss them.
    • Each candidate appears before a cabinet or parliamentary committees in open
    • hearings and must be formally approved by the President.
    Politics of Hungary (Hungarian Parliament in Budapest)
    • The styles of clothing are similar to the United States, but with a distinctly European taste.
    • The traditional regional costumes are often used during festivals and celebrations. The
    • cosmetics are used with moderation.
    • Traditional dishes like the world famous goulash (gulyás stew or so gulyásleves).
    • The dishes are often flavored with paprika. Other dishes are Chicken
    • Paprikash,trout with almonds, salted and sweet cookies. Desserts include the
    • iconic Dobos Cake, Strudels, filled with apple, cherry, poppy seed and cheese,
    • Gundel pancakes, plum dumplings, soups and desserts chilled soup and
    • chestnut puree cherries.
    • Beer: Beer goes well with many traditional Hungarian dishes. The five main
    • Hungarian breweries are: Borsod, Sopron, arany Ászok, Kõbányai and Dreher.
    • Wine: A History of Wine, the territory of Hungary is ideal for wine-making. Since
    • The fall of communism, there has been a renaissance of Hungarian wine-making.
    • The choice of good wine is increasing from year to year.
    • The Tokaji wine has received numerous Accolades of great writers and composers
    • including Beethoven, Liszt, Schubert and Goethe; Joseph Haydn's.
    • For over 150 years, a blend of 40 Hungarian herbs has been used to create Unicum
    • liqueur. Unicum is a bitter, dark in color, it can be drunk as an aperitif or after a
    • meal, contributing to the digestion. The recipe is secret held by Zwack family.
    • Karikázó: is a circle dance performed by women only accompanied by singing
    • of folksongs.
    • Csárdás: New style dances developed from 18 to 19 centuries is the
    • Hungarian name for the national dances, with Hungarian embroidered
    • costumes and energetic music.
    • The Legényes: is a men's solo dance done by the ethnic Hungarian Kalotaszeg
    • people living in the region of Transylvania. Although usually danced by young
    • men, it can be danced by older men. The dance is performed by a freestyle
    • dancer usually one hour in front of the band. Women participate in the
    • dance by standing in lines to the side and sing / shout verses while the men
    • dance.
    Hungarian Dances
    • White PuliThere are special species of domestic animals which are
    • Hungarian seen as national symbols in Hungary.
    • Magyar Vizsla - one of the oldest hunting dogs of the world. The ancestors of this dog came into the Carpathian Basin with the nomadic Hungarian tribes.
    • Hungarian Puli - small shepherd dog.
    • Hungarian Komondor - Grande collie, was taken to Hungary a thousand
    • years ago by nomadic Magyars.
    • Hungarian Kuvasz - Grande collie.
    • Hungarian Pumi - small shepherd dog.
    • Hungarian horses pure - mid 19th century a mixture of Arabs and best
    • Portuguese race horse characteristics.
    • Mangalia, a breed of pigs, characterized by their long curly hair and
    • relatively fatty meat which makes them ideal for making sausages and
    • salami.
    Domestic Animals in Hungary
    • Hungary has many gold medals.
    • The Hungarians are known for their skills at water sports, especially
    • swimming, water polo and canoeing, which can be said to be surprising, first,
    • due to Hungary being landlocked. Moreover, the presence of two major rivers
    • (the Duna and the Tisza) and a large lake (Balaton) give excellent opportunities
    • to practice these sports. Some of the best world's saber fencing athletes have
    • historically hailed from Hungary. The Hungarian national team of ice hockey,
    • also qualified for their first IIHF World Championship in over seventy years.
  • Castles
  • Siklósi vár barbakán
  • Nagyvazsony Kinizsi var
  • Visegrad
  • We are Andreia and Cláudia.