Golf was introduced in Hungary 1909 and shortly afterwards became a popular pastime of many Hungarians. The true high speed development of the sport came between 1926 and 1936.The Hungarian golf players achieved significant success at various times and were a viable part of the European golf life. From 1952 to 1970 the political discrimination deeply influenced golf in Hungary and it was a sport non grata. After a long hiatus, the first Hungarian Golf Association was established in 1989. Today there are several great golf courses you can enjoy while visiting Hungary. Hungary welcomes both amateur and professional golfers to golf courses in a varied natural environment.
Budapest is the capital of hungary and is often described as the “Little Paris of Middle Europe”, Budapest is famous not only for the monuments reflecting its own 1,000-year-old culture, but also for the relics of others who settled here. Remains from both Roman occupation and much later ruled by the Turks can still beseen in the city. After the Ottoman Empire the union with Austria has aparticular influence on the city’s form and style.
The capital has two sides, Buda and Pest, stretching along the banks of the Danube, representing two different characters of the city.
Suburban Buda and its historic castle district offer medieval streets and houses, museums, caves and Roman ruins. The dynamic Pest side boasts the largest parliament building in Europe, riverside promenades, flea markets, bookstores, antique stores and café houses.
Budapest has a lot to offer. Museums and galleries, churches and synagogues, palaces and historic buildings, baths and pools are presented together with the influence of Secession in the city.
There is an unmistakable feeling that something out of the ordinary is just around the corner, but what it will be is up to you to find out ……