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  1. Baradla Cave, Hungary: This Subterranean Jewel is the Most Impressive in Europe

    ... to contain some 1200 caves. The mouth of the cave is in Hungary, but such is its length (approximately 16 miles/25 km) that much of it ... image: Stalactites and stalagmites in Baradla Cave , Hungary          Source: ( Fotolia ) By Ed Whelan ...

    Ed Whelan - 02/10/2018 - 01:57

  2. One of the Largest Castles in Europe Was Born to Resist the Mongol Invasion

    ... Europe was under attack by the Mongols and the Kingdom of Hungary was right in the sights of the invaders. Something had to be done, and ... Europe was under attack by the Mongols and the Kingdom of Hungary was right in the sights of the invaders. Something had to be done, and ...

    dhwty - 20/06/2018 - 01:59

  3. Discovery of Attila the Hun tomb in Hungary is a hoax

    ... of a new bridge over the Danube River in Budapest, Hungary, had  uncovered an ancient burial chamber with researchers claiming ... April Holloway Discovery of Attila the Hun tomb in Hungary is a hoax ...

    aprilholloway - 27/03/2014 - 12:23

  4. Szelim: A Cave Full of Legends and Archaeological Treasures

    ... said to have guarded the gold of a sultan in Szelim Cave in Hungary. The cave, only fairly recently discovered and excavated by ... 200,000 years. Szelim cave is located in northwestern Hungary, 948 feet above a valley, near the city of Tatabánya. The cave has ...

    Michelle Freson - 27/08/2018 - 07:10

  5. Százhalombatta: Largest Bronze Age Tell in Europe is Home to Countless Archaeological Treasures

    While the plains of Hungary have been settled by many fascinating societies throughout history, the ... finds and monuments.  While the plains of Hungary have been settled by many fascinating societies throughout history, the ... and they are a feature of the Eurasian Steppes and common in Hungary to Siberia. Százhalombatta is particularly associated with the ...

    Ed Whelan - 24/10/2018 - 01:59

  6. Buda Castle: Hidden Walls, Subterranean Chambers and Medieval Structures

    ... First Castle Built on Castle Hill In the Middle Ages, Hungary was one of the most powerful kingdoms in Europe. In the wake of the ... which he used to express the great and growing power of Hungary. The complex was built during the heart of the Northern Renaissance. ...

    Ed Whelan - 18/11/2018 - 22:54

  7. Fisherman's Bastion: A Fairytale Tower Commemorating 1,000 Years of Hungarian History

    ... monument memorializing the first thousand years of a united Hungary. The Origin of the Name ‘Fisherman’s Bastion’ is a Mystery ... tribes who controlled the land before it was united as Hungary. In 1906 a statue of St Stephen (Stephen I) riding a horse was erected. ...

    Michelle Freson - 20/11/2018 - 02:05

  8. Archaeologists search for ‘lost heart’ of Suleiman the Magnificent

    Archaeologists in Hungary have uncovered the remains of an Ottoman-era town in the area in southern Hungary where Suleiman the Magnificent’s heart is believed to have been ... strongholds of Belgrade, Rhodes, as well as most of Hungary before his conquests were checked at the Siege of Vienna in 1529. ...

    aprilholloway - 29/09/2013 - 10:42

  9. The Golden Horde and the Mongol Mission to Conquer Europe

    ... Batu was still not satisfied. He decided to go after Hungary, Poland, and Austria. But the great Khan Ogedei died, and so Batu ... city of Pest along the way. The Mongols in Hungary 1285. Széchényi National Library, Budapest, fol. 64 verso, Inv. no. ...

    Mark Miller - 19/10/2018 - 14:02

  10. Long-Lost Tomb Belonging to Suleiman the Magnificent Believed to be Found

    ... over the last three years have centered in southern Hungary, based upon historical records and archival registers surrounding the ... and Development Studies at the University of Pecs in Hungary led the excavations said some other buried structures near the tomb, ...

    lizleafloor - 10/12/2015 - 21:52

  11. New study reveal origins of elongated skulls in the Carpathian Basin

    ... basin in East-Central Europe centred in the territory of Hungary. The phenomenon of elongated skulls has been observed in all ... the University of Debrecen and College of Nyiregyhaza in Hungary studied a subset of nine elongated skulls excavated between 1996 and ...

    aprilholloway - 06/04/2014 - 01:58

  12. Gellert Hill Cave and an Unusual Church with a Brutal History

    Gellért Hill in Budapest, Hungary was named after Bishop Gellért, who was thrown to his death by pagans ... a monastic order of the Roman Catholic Church, founded in Hungary during the 13th century. Their name derives from ... the State Protection Authority (the secret police of Hungary) raided the chapel as part of increasing action against the Catholic ...

    Michelle Freson - 23/09/2018 - 13:56

  13. Early Christian Necropolis of Pécs: The Richest Collection of Sepulchral Monuments of the Roman Provinces

    ... in Europe is the Early Christian Necropolis of Pécs, Hungary. Here visitors can really capture a sense of the past and be amazed at ... Pécs Pécs is a large city located in the south-west of Hungary.  The two stories of the necropolis are located under a public square ...

    Ed Whelan - 27/11/2018 - 01:54

  14. Elizabeth Bathory – 16th century deranged serial killer or victim of betrayal?

    ... the renowned Báthory family of nobility in the Kingdom of Hungary and cousin of the Hungarian noble Stefan Báthory, King of the ... She was born on a family estate in Nyírbátor, Hungary, and spent her childhood at Ecsed Castle. Copy of the lost ...

    aprilholloway - 03/09/2014 - 13:02

  15. Researchers getting warmer in the hunt for heart of Suleiman the Magnificent

    ... document which points to a mosque complex in Szigetvar, Hungary, as the site where the heart and internal organs of the Ottoman Sultan, ... strongholds of Belgrade, Rhodes, as well as most of Hungary before his conquests were checked at the Siege of Vienna in 1529.  ...

    aprilholloway - 11/05/2014 - 03:27

  16. Was Tamana a Universal Civilization of Mankind Before the Great Flood?

    ... his point. Ancient Civilization At Borota-Kukula in Hungary, Borota near Lake Chad in Africa, Kukura, Bolivia and Kukula, New ... to his ancestral home in the Carpathian Basin of his beloved Hungary, were also found in countries outside of Europe. After years of ...

    Clyde Winters - 13/10/2016 - 21:53

  17. Szatmarcseke: A Small Village with a Cemetery of Upturned Boats

    ... Szatmárcseke is a small village in the north-east of Hungary, located close to the border of Ukraine. The cemetery, located to the ... Despite the tradition’s murky history which is unique in Hungary, the practice continues to this day. Residents of the village consider ...

    Michelle Freson - 30/08/2018 - 23:20

  18. An ancient text that has baffled researchers for more than 200 years - The indecipherable Rohonc Codex

    The discovery of an unidentified text in Hungary has led to more than 200 years of attempts to determine who authored it ... remain a mystery. The Rohonc Codex was discovered in Hungary in the 1800s. It is believed to have been part of the personal library ...

    mrreese - 11/01/2015 - 12:29

  19. Mummified 18th century bodies give scientists clues about spread of TB

    ... that were naturally mummified in a church crypt in Vac, Hungary. Researchers found that the tuberculosis that killed them in the 1700s ... state of Ohio, has several mummies from the church in Vac, Hungary. This photo shows the body of Veronica Orlovits. (Mummies of the World ...

    Mark Miller - 10/04/2015 - 14:33

  20. Looking to ancient wisdom for guidance on modern day refugee crisis

    ... fence, 2015, erected to prevent refugees crossing into Hungary ( Wikipedia ) Athenian welcome Athens prided itself ...

    ancient-origins - 04/10/2015 - 00:45

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