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Hungary

  1. 1. Hungary (Magyarország) Geography, national symbols ,hungaricums
  2. 2. Crest and flag Flag Crest
  3. 3. Geography • With a land area of 93,033 square km, Hungary is a country in Central Europe. • Neighboring countries:Austria to the west, Serbia, Croatia,and Slovenia to the south and southwest, Romania to the southeast, Ukraine to the northeast, and Slovakia to the north.
  4. 4. Lakes, rivers Balaton Lake It is the largest lake in the Central of Europe, and one of its foremost tourist destinations. Lake Neusiedl It is the second largest steppe lake in Central Europe, straddling the Austrian– Hungarian border.
  5. 5. Danube The Danube is a river in Central Europe, the continent's second longest after the Volga. Classified as an international waterway, it originates in the town of Donaueschingen which is in the Black Forest of Germany and emptying into the Black Sea via the Danube Delta in Romania and Ukraine. Tisza The Tisza or Tisa is one of the main rivers of Central Europe. It rises in Ukraine.
  6. 6. History Crown Jewels • Conquest from 895 to 896 • Hungary was kingdom from A.D 1000 • 1541-1686: Turkish had lived here for 150 years • Divided into three parts because hungarians missed the Mohácsi battle against the Turkish • Person: Géza: Grand Prince of the Hungarians Szent István: first king of Kingdom of Hungary King Mathias: The „ Fair king” Terézia Mária: organised the education
  7. 7. • 1848-49: War of independece against the Habsburg
  8. 8. We were on the bad side on both World War, and we lost it
  9. 9. 1956- Civil War
  10. 10. • 1989- The minister of the first independent government after the transition was Antall József
  11. 11. World Famous Hungarians •János Irinyi: inventor of the safety match •Albert Szentgyörgyi: He is credited with discovering vitamin C •Ányos Jedlik: inventor of the dynamo •Ernő Rubik: inventior of mechanical puzzles including Rubik's Cube
  12. 12. World famous Hungarians • Krisztina Egerszegi: swimmer, three time Olimpian • László Cseh: swimmer, he awarded five medals on the Olympic games • Gábor Kucsera- Famous kayaker • Ferenc Puskás – Famous Football player
  13. 13. Famous Hungarians • Barbara Palvin- modell ( Victoria’s Secret) • Enikő Mihalik- Modell (Gucci)
  14. 14. Famous products • Tisza Shoes • • • • • • • Pick Szalámi Ikarus Gyulai sausage Tokaji Aszú (wine) Tihanyi Camembert (cheese) Unicum Fütyülős
  15. 15. Fütyülős pálinka
  16. 16. Pick szalámi Gyulai sausage Tihanyi camembert
  17. 17. Festivals • • • • Sziget Heineken Balaton Sound Volt Pannónia Festival ( PaFe)
  18. 18. What can you see in Budapest? • • • • • Pubs: Corvin terrace Simple Garden Living Room Akvarium
  19. 19. Culture: Szépművészeti Museum National Theater Wonders Castle Horror House Opera House Hero’s square
  20. 20. Famous Musicians • Ferenc Liszt • Zoltán Kodály • Béla Bartók
  21. 21. Famous Musicians • Zoltán Mága • Felix Lajkó

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