Posts tagged ‘Jews’

July 23, 2012

music of the week – Budapescht

by ada

Since I’m a big fan of Karsten Troyke and I’m currently visiting my family in Budapest, let’s have some home tunes. Neither history nor theory are included, because I’m in no musicology mood today (I have some urgent Hungarian Food Eating to do, haha).

July 20, 2012


by ada

The Allee der Gerechten  in Mirabellgarten is part of the memorial project Avenue of the Righteous of Yad Vashem, and pays tribute to people from Salzburg who, during WW2, tried to help and save the lives of Jews.

February 5, 2012

Budapest, Zsidónegyed – the four synagogues

by ada


There are four synagogues in the center of the old Jewish Quarter of Pest. The one in Dohány utca is the largest synagogue in Europe and the second largest in the world.


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