Welsh place names a hit in Hungary as cities get a Welsh rebrand

The new Welsh names of Hungary’s cities took the Hungarian media by storm after a Welsh-language map of the country emerged on social media. Leading Hungarian news portal Index.hu referred to the translations as ‘beautiful’, while news outlets across the country introduced their cities’ new Welsh names with pride. The map was published by Welsh-HungarianContinue reading “Welsh place names a hit in Hungary as cities get a Welsh rebrand”

Budapest tourists in awe after hearing ‘Calon Lân’ performed in Hungarian

A group of tourists in Budapest, Hungary, were left in awe on Saturday evening when folk singer Andrea Gerák surprised them with a Hungarian rendition of ‘Calon Lân’ in honour of St David’s Day. Admiring the view from the city’s iconic Fisherman’s Bastion, Ms. Gerák performed the first part of the song in Hungarian, before she switched to WelshContinue reading “Budapest tourists in awe after hearing ‘Calon Lân’ performed in Hungarian”

Wales vs Hungary? Here are five things we can celebrate together…

Tomorrow night, Wales takes on Hungary for the historic Euro 2020 qualifier we’ve all been waiting for. While you probably know a thing or two about our rivals, there are a few common traits between our two nations that might take you by surprise!

No matter the result, here are five things we can celebrate together with our Hungarian friends, with a nod to our common interests and the quirky things that bring us closer than ever on this exciting day.

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