How to get to Szentendre, Hungary
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You can visit the city coming by car, but if you are in Budapest and you want to try something new, take the train or better, buy a ticket for a cruise. It's not a real cruise, of course, but they take you to the city by a medium size ship in about an hour and a half. Meantime you can see Budapest too, from a new point of view.
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Thanks to its favorable geographical position, the town has been inhabited for over a millennium, giving home to Illyrians, Romans, Celtic tribes, Lombards and Avars, and Hungarians of course. Since the 16th century, the Hungarian Serbs have found their home here. Bulgarians have also been a significant minority group in Szentendre and its environs since the Middle Ages. The town suffered serious destruction during the conquest of the Mongols in the 13th century and then later in the 15-16th centuries by the Turks. However, after the liberation from the Turkish rule, in the 18th century, a much needed restoration of the town took place,... Read more »
Recent reviews for Szentendre
Relaxing in Szentendre - Jun 22, 2009, by angel
Our ship stopped near the old center of Szentendre. Of course here are the most of the souvenir shops of the town :) Many of the tourists stop here and buy something... there are hand-made things, paintings, old photos, postcards and of... Read more »
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