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Mohács Live Cam, Hungary

by on Aug.02, 2016, under Cams, Hungary

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Mohacs – South-gate of the Danube of Hungary, the city, which represent the sorrowful date in Hungarian history, the battle of Mohacs.

It happened on 29 August 1526, when killed 20,000 Hungarian soldiers and heads of the rebels the king Lajos II.

In Mohacs is unusual Shrovetide carnival about seeing off winter and welcoming spring. Carnival of clowns has turned into a cheerful holiday attracts thousands of tourists. During the procession, accompanied by people Busho” dressed in scary sheepskins, stuffed with straw, with wooden masks on the faces and in the support of children “was” shaking in pantyhose feathers and sawdust – taken out of a medieval cannon with a loud shots. After sunset on the main square having a big bonfire and burn the “winter”, which represents a straw figure.

According to the tradition of the carnival, Bucho”, the Turks expelled the men, wearing frightening masks and skins. However, anthropologists believe that this custom comes from ancient times and is associated with the cult of fertility.

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Szilvasvarad Live Cam Hungary

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In North-Eastern Hungary, between Miskolc and the Slovakian border is a small town Szilvasvarad. It is famous by its Baroque Palace Silvas, also known in Europe by the stud. The famous Hungarian horse-breeding center is located in the city Szilvasvarad. Stud Szilvasvarad — Állami Ménesgazdaság Szilvásvárad is famous for the white lipizzaners. Horses of this breed were used in the popular Spanish riding school in Vienna. Now tourists can not only visit the factory but also to learn how to ride horses, and try yourself in the management of the stroller. In late summer it hosts an international horse racing.

For those wishing to get closer to the famous horses, opened the exhibition of Lipizzaner — Lipicai Lótenyésztés Történeti Kiállitás. It is possible to see various crews and working the forge.

However, the glory Szilvasvarad brought not only lipizaner, but also the road leading to the picturesque Szalajka valley. Narrow gauge railroad 5-km long reaches of the broad and serene, the threshold of waterfall Patel, as well as to Forest Szabadtéri Erdészeti Múzeum Museum located under the open sky. The Museum tells about the life of primitive people, and consists of huts, tools and other utensils.

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Szombathely Webcam, Hungary

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Szombathely, the ancient city of Hungary, located in the Western part of the state at the foot of the Alps. In the literal translation of its name means “Sabbath place,” and alludes to the fact that in the old days there were often large-scale fair.

The population of the city amounts to little more than eighty thousand inhabitants. Its rich historical past and unique architectural monuments attract tourists from all over the world.Among the most ancient city relics include the ruins of the Roman Savaria. Its ruins are located in the center of Szombathely in the Egyptian garden, which received a second name – Garden of ruins.

Discovered here the remains of ancient buildings archaeologists refer to I–IV centuries ad, while Walking around the garden, tourists can see the ruins of the Palace of the Emperor, the sanctuary of mercury, the instruments of the ancient workshops and the wreckage of the ancient public baths.

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