transporting millions of passengers
Héviz is a balneological resort on the shores of the thermal lake of the same name, which is a unique creation of nature not only in Europe, but throughout the world, both in size and in chemical composition of water. The largest warm-water lake in Europe fascinates tourists with its water lilies blooming from May to November. Its healing water is rich in mineral salts, and the bottom is covered with silt with a high content of radium.
Heviz Resort is 6 km from the historic city of Keszthely.
Heviz resort is considered one of the most visited balneological resorts of the famous tourist region of Hungary, Balaton. The climate in the resort is temperate, summers are warm, long autumn, wet winters, early spring. Continue reading
In the era of ancient Rome, this place between the Tiber and two hills – Yanikul and Vatican, was occupied by the circus of Nero. Here he was martyred and the Apostle Peter was buried. Under Pope Anaclet, a small tomb basilica was built on this site.
In 324, Emperor Constantine replaced the modest tomb with a basilica in the style typical of the early Christian churches of Rome. Completed in 349 by Constantius, the son of Constantine, this basilica over time has been significantly enriched by the generous gifts of the popes and wealthy donors. It was here, in this basilica of Constantine, that Charlemagne in 800 received the crown from the hands of Pope Leo III, and after him the emperors Lothar, Louis II and Frederick III were crowned here. Continue reading
It’s not for nothing that many people call Vienna the grand drawing room of Europe – with such riches it’s not a shame to receive the highest guests. Moreover, it is difficult to find a place where palaces, parks and cathedrals of the past would so easily and naturally coexist with the laconic and assertive products of our time. And all this in the thick, tart atmosphere of inspiration and daydreaming that Beethoven, Mozart, Strauss, Haydn and other creators presented to the city. Against the backdrop of such greatness, not knowing where to stay in Vienna seems even indecent – the city, which received the geniuses of art, always has something to offer the traveler who seeks shelter. Continue reading