Probably it’s not a secret for anyone, Budapest’s beauty is not the only reason, this is a famous city, because the gastronomical experiences are very important too. The next occasion where you can fill your stomach with great food is the 7th Mangalitsa Festival in Budapest between 7 and 9 February 2014.
The mangalitsa is one of the most outstanding pig type and a real Hungarian animal. It’s very easy to recognize, because in contrast to domestic pig, it has curly hair on its whole body. So it’s not only delicious, but also beautiful! Mangalitsas have live in Hungary since the Middle Ages, and they are still very popular for the local and neighboring people as well.
In this year the Szabadság Square will give the Mangalitsa Festival’s home again. Visitors could see living animal exhibition, taste the delicious sausages and cheeses, but naturally we can’t forget about Hungarian national drink, the pálinka and the fantastic wines are also waiting for you. Besides the exhibitions and great meals and drinks, there will be a stage too, where foreign visitors could meet the Hungarian pop and folk music. Moreover the whole festival is free!
If you have a plan to visit Hungary, you definitely shouldn’t skip the 7th Mangalitsa Festival in Budapest what is a great program with family or friends as well. The atmosphere will be guaranteed, the foods will be fantastic, so you won’t be disappointed!