Easter in a Monastery

I spend Easter in a Franciscan Monastery in Esztergom, the Catholic Centre of Hungary.

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Return to the Kassai-Valley

On the first weekend in April visitors are, once again, allowed to come to the Kassai-Valley, and we're there again, too.

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Meeting after Midterm

To celebrate the beginning of spring and the end of the training together, a few of the volunteers meet again in Budapest, after the training.

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Szeged and Sunshine

With the best weather I'm going to Szeged on Saturday and to lazy around in Velence on Sunday - including barbeque on the campsite in the evening.

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Spring is here!

On time for the beginning of spring Hungary not only greets with the blossoming of the fruit trees but also with beautiful spring-like weather.

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Tour to the Balaton

With a few of the volunteers Linda met on her On-Arrival-Training we visited a few of the cities around the Balaton.

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A small jubilee

I've been here in Hungary for close to half a year, now, and this is my 50th blog entry. That is worth a small celebration.

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Holiday of St. John

On December 27th the new wine of the year is blessed in Hungary - and this blessing celebrated afterwards in good company.

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Celebrating Christmas abroad

A big part of the European Voluntary Service is getting to know the culture you're staying in. For this it is also important to stay for the big holidays you would usually spend with your family - at least in my eyes.

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The first Snow

With November, winter, too, is slowly coming close - and shows it's face with the first snow.