Eger is a popular city for oneday excursions from Budapest. It can be reached within 2 hours by car, bus and train, and in the city there are plenty of things to see and experience. They have several wellness hotels, they are famous for the Szepasszonyvölgy, where you can find lots of winecellars. There are of course possible to taste as well.
If you read about the Hungarian history, you have also read about the invasion by the Turks in the middle of the 16th century. They came to Eger as well, and you can still see tha castle in the city today, where they protected the city from the Turks. History tells us that the women threw hot Goulash soup at the troops attacking the castle.
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Eger – Balaton