The country in Europe where the official language is Hungarian and the currency Forint (HUF), this is Hungary.
The country is full of lovely places and natural areas to go to. The most popular city is Budapest with all its historical parts.
Other cities, which are good to go to are Budapest, Debrecen, Szeged, Miskolc, Pécs.
During your trip around Hungary, you can taste goulash, meat pancakes, fisherman's soup, stuffed cabbage leaves, sour cherry soup and other local specialities.
If you arrive at Budapest Ferenc Liszt International airport (BUD) in Budapest, which is also the largest airport in the country, and you’re traveling further, no worries. It takes a maximum of a several hours to get to any city within the country.
Hungary accepts Forint (HUF). Therefore, we advise you to exchange money before your trip for the best rates.
Nowadays, almost 9.75 million inhabitants live in Hungary.
The only official language in Hungary is Hungarian. Whilst the majority of residents speak Hungarian, it is usual to hear locals talking in English, German – these are the languages most used in Hungary.
Hungary shares borders with Slovakia, Ukraine, Romania, Serbia, Croatia, Slovenia, Austria.
Hungary has temperate seasonal climate which is pretty similar to some countries in that part of Europe. If you are considering a visit to Hungary during the summer holidays, then you don’t need to take warm clothes with you as the weather is usually nice and balmy. Although if you are coming in August you might want to bring a light jacket with you as it can get a bit chilly in the evenings. Nevertheless, when you’re going to Hungary it’s better to check the weather forecast before your trip to be prepared for any situation.