Hévíz, the large thermal lake near Balaton, was forced to close this week due to the pandemic shutdown – but the good news is that it may even reopen a week from now. Watch this space!
Tuesday, November 24, 2020
With record numbers of cyclists heading to Balaton in 2020, Hungarian state rail MÁV and the Hungarian Cycling Club are working on a series of proposals to make travel easier in 2021.
Friday, November 13, 2020
Top Hungarian and international names play VeszprémFest 2021 next July, with music from pop to Paganini on the agenda. Here are the highlights!
Thursday, October 29, 2020
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Tuesday, September 22, 2020
Just because it's not summer doesn't mean you can't bask in the warmth of Lake Balaton, taking in vineyards, galleries, outdoor spas, newly opened restaurants – even a beach or two.
Thursday, September 3, 2020
A 2,000-year-old mystery has been solved in Kékkút, near Veszprém. Two halves of a tombstone showing the image of a Celtic woman were brought together, one found at a vineyard, the other at a church.
Friday, August 28, 2020
Sassy cocktails, solid breakfasts and superb pizzas are among the delights to be found around Balatonfüred this summer – here's our selection of top places to have come to our attention.
Tuesday, August 25, 2020
The award-winning Felix restaurant has branched out from its historic surroundings just below Buda Castle to open a relaxing wine bar with superior tipples and bubbles in the heart of Balatonfüred.
Wednesday, August 19, 2020
From award-winning beach food to fried fish of legend – where to pay contactless for quality eats around Balaton
Discover the culinary riches of Lake Balaton's south shore, from fish to ice cream and burgers to hot dogs – and pay for it all easily and securely contactless.
Tuesday, August 18, 2020
From award-winning cuisine to artisanal ice cream – enjoy fine delights and pay contactless around Balaton
Dine in fine fashion by Lake Balaton, sample delicious artisanal ice cream and tuck into prime pastries – and pay contactless all the way!
Friday, August 14, 2020
Whether you're a couple, a gang of friends or a young family, find the best beach to suit your needs around Lake Balaton this summer. Remember, though – keep your social distancing!