A haza minden előtt! - Homeland above everything

The 15th of March is the Hungarian equivalent to the American Independence Day and is celebrated accordingly.

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A new volunteer

Since of late we have an expansion of our team - Linda, EVS-Volunteer from Romania.

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Önkéntes Teaház - The Volunteer Teahouse

With the beginning of the New Year my own little project here in Hungary has finally started - a weekly meeting point for people of the surrounding area who want to speak English.

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Christmas market in Székesfehérvár

In the time before Christmas you can find Christmas markets in the Hungarian cities, too, with mulled wine and local specialities.

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End-of-the-year celebration

The team taking care of the horses was invited by its teamleader to a little thank-you-get-together.

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Adventi hírnök - Advent Courier

The Christmas season has started and here in Vereb the first Advent Sunday is celebrated with a community gathering.

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Hungarian Onomatology: Hungarian Versions of Names

Many names used in German or English are also known in Hungary - in a slightly different version.

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What does the Rainbow symbolise?

My Hosting Organisation here in Hungary is called 'Szivárvány Törzs' - Rainbow Tribe. But what does the Rainbow in it's name actually mean?

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The First Farewell

For Ayse and Can, the two turkish volunteers, their year in Hungary is over now. To celebrate that properly we make a two-day goodbye-tour to the western end of the Balaton.

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Open Air Museum Szentendre

In Szentendre, a city not far from Budapest, there's a huge open air museum where typical buildings and handcrafts of different areas of Hungary are displayed.

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