A rally by Hungary's anti-Semitic Jobbik party has gathered hundreds of nationalists in downtown Budapest, despite government efforts to ban it due to its nature. The protest comes amid a recent rise in anti-Semitic incidents in Hungary.
Bulgaria's capital Sofia has been named the most affordable tourist destination in Europe in a , based on their own research and results of the European 3-Star Traveler Index. To find cities offering exceptional value right now, the editors have looked at five value indexes that measure everything from flight prices to average hotel costs to the amount one can expect to pay for a pint of beer in a particular city. Often, the cities featured on similar lists come with more expensive flights, so the ranking also factored in average airfares by [...]
Thousands of people in Hungary found themselves trapped in heavy snow after a sudden cold snap and high winds swept over Eastern Europe. Budapest has deployed tanks to reach motorists trapped by the conditions.
A blizzard has stranded scores of Bulgarians in Hungary as the country's main roads have been buried under snow drifts for the second day now. According to a report of bTV, the stranded Bulgarians have informed they are running low on fuel and food and local authorities are helpless before the storm. Hungary has declared the highest code red weather alert. "People cannot do anything. It is frightening. There is no water, no restroom, no moving, no traffic at all. Winds appear to have a speed of over 150 km/h. There is no way for a helicopter to [...]