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Siklos District

Siklos is a district in southern part of Baranya County, Hungary. Siklos is also the name of the town where the district seat is found. The district is located in the Southern Transdanubia Statistical Region.

                                               

Szentlorinc District

Szentlorinc is a district in central-western part of Baranya County, Hungary. Szentlorinc is also the name of the town where the district seat is found. The district is located in the Southern Transdanubia Statistical Region.

                                               

Szigetvar District

Szigetvar is a district in western part of Baranya County, Hungary. Szigetvar is also the name of the town where the district seat is found. The district is located in the Southern Transdanubia Statistical Region.

                                               

Tubes (peak)

Tubes is the second-highest peak of the Mecsek mountain range in Hungary. Its elevation is 611 metres above sea level. The peaks name probably derives from "tuba", a Hungarian word for wild dove. The peak sites a military radar station and a look ...

                                               

Battonya

Battonya is a town in Bekes County, in the Southern Great Plain region of south-east Hungary. Residents are Magyars, with minority of Serbs.

                                               

Bekes District

Bekes is a district in central-northern part of Bekes County. Bekes is also the name of the town where the district seat is found. The district is located in the Southern Great Plain Statistical Region.

                                               

Bekescsaba District

Bekescsaba is a district in central-southern part of Bekes County. Bekescsaba is also the name of the town where the district seat is found. The district is located in the Southern Great Plain Statistical Region.

                                               

Elek

For people with the given name, see Elek. For people with the surname, see Elek. Elek Romanian: Aletea is a town in Bekes county, in the Southern Great Plain region of south-east Hungary.

                                               

Gyomaendrod District

Gyomaendrod is a district in north-western part of Bekes County. Gyomaendrod is also the name of the town where the district seat is found. The district is located in the Southern Great Plain Statistical Region.

                                               

Gyula District

Gyula is a district in eastern part of Bekes County. Gyula is also the name of the town where the district seat is found. The district is located in the Southern Great Plain Statistical Region.

                                               

Ketegyhaza

Ketegyhaza is a large village in Bekes County, in the Southern Great Plain region of south-east Hungary. It is one of the main centres of Hungarys Romanian minority.

                                               

Korosladany

Korosladany is a town in Bekes County, in the Southern Great Plain region of south-east Hungary. Bela Wenckheim, a Hungarian politician, who served as the Prime Minister of Hungary in 1875, was born here.

                                               

Medgyesbodzas

It covers an area of 31.68 km² and has a population of 1239 people 2002. The village is between Csanadapaca and Medgyesegyhaza, from the east of Oroshaza.

                                               

Mehkerek

The village was first mentioned in written sources in 1359. The origin of the villages name may be drawn from the original occupation of its inhabitants meh means "bee" in Hungarian. The population fled the area after the Ottoman conquest. Romani ...

                                               

Mezobereny

Mezobereny is located in the Great Hungarian Plain, 200 km southeast from Budapest. Highway 46, 47 and Budapest-Szolnok-Bekescsaba-Lokoshaza high speed 120–160 km/h 75–99 mph) railway line also cross the town.

                                               

Mezokovacshaza District

Mezokovacshaza is a district in southern part of Bekes County. Mezokovacshaza is also the name of the town where the district seat is found. The district is located in the Southern Great Plain Statistical Region.

                                               

Oroshaza

Oroshaza is a city situated in the westernmost part of Bekes county, Hungary, on the Bekes ridge bordered by the rivers Maros and Koros. Oroshaza is an important cultural, educational and recreational centre of the region.

                                               

Oroshaza District

Oroshaza is a district in south-western part of Bekes County. Oroshaza is also the name of the town where the district seat is found. The district is located in the Southern Great Plain Statistical Region.

                                               

Pusztaottlaka

According to the last census in 2015 Pusztaottlaka/Otlaca-Pusta had a population of 474 people. The majority of the population is Hungarian with a 17% Romanian minority 74 people who spoke Romanian as a mother language.

                                               

Sarkad District

Sarkad is a district in north-eastern part of Bekes County. Sarkad is also the name of the town where the district seat is found. The district is located in the Southern Great Plain Statistical Region.

                                               

Sarkadkeresztur

The population of the village started increasing rapidly because of the settling of the Germans. The village was inhabited by mostly Jewish Germans. Many Germans were deported from todays Germany to Hungary during the 19th century. The new immigr ...

                                               

Szarvas District

Szarvas is a district in western part of Bekes County. Szarvas is also the name of the town where the district seat is found. The district is located in the Southern Great Plain Statistical Region.

                                               

Szeghalom District

Szeghalom is a district in northern part of Bekes County. Szeghalom is also the name of the town where the district seat is found. The district is located in the Southern Great Plain Statistical Region.

                                               

Totkomlos

Komlos means "place with hops" in Hungarian, while prefix Tot is the word for Slovaks in old Hungarian. Hops also can be found in the coat of arms of the town.

                                               

Aszalo

It is located 18 km northeast of Miskolc in the valley of Hernad. Access It is accessible by public transport by Main Route 3 or by train on the Miskolc-Hidasnemeti railway line. Surrounding settlements Csobad 9 km, Halmaj about 6 km, Kazhmar 9 k ...

                                               

Bukkszentkereszt

Bukkszentkereszt is a village and mountain resort in Borsod-Abauj-Zemplen county, Hungary. The village is situated in the Bukk Mountains, at a height of 520 to 620 m above sea level. The municipality is partially inside Bukk National Park. About ...

                                               

Bukkzserc

The settlement was first mentioned in 1248, as property of the bishopric of Eger. Estate of the Carthusian order in 1457. In 1552 the town was ransacked by the Turks.

                                               

Cigand District

Cigand is a district in north-eastern part of Borsod-Abauj-Zemplen County. The district seat is in a town that is called Cigand as well. The district is located in the Northern Hungary Statistical Region.

                                               

Csokvaomany

Csokvaomany is a village in Borsod-Abauj-Zemplen County in northeastern Hungary. As of 2008 it had a population of 880. The closest town is Ozd.

                                               

Edeleny District

Edeleny is a district in northern part of Borsod-Abauj-Zemplen County. Edeleny is also the name of the town where the district seat is found. The district is located in the Northern Hungary Statistical Region.

                                               

Encs District

Encs is a district in northern part of Borsod-Abauj-Zemplen County. Encs is also the name of the town where the district seat is found. The district is located in the Northern Hungary Statistical Region.

                                               

Gonc District

Gonc is a district in north-eastern part of Borsod-Abauj-Zemplen County. Gonc is also the name of the town where the district seat is found. The district is located in the Northern Hungary Statistical Region.

                                               

Hejce

Hejce is a village in Borsod-Abauj-Zemplen county, Hungary. It is one of the oldest settlements in Hungary, mentioned in records from 1009, when king Stephen I granted it to the episcopate of Eger. Its viniculture was already known around 1600. C ...

                                               

Hernadnemeti

Hernadnemeti is a village in Borsod-Abauj-Zemplen County in northeastern Hungary. It is situated on the left bank of the Hernad River, 14 kilometres from Miskolc. The village is 120 metres above sea level. It can be reached by car via highway 37 ...

                                               

Irota

Irota is a village in Borsod-Abauj-Zemplen county, Hungary. It can be found 20 kilometres north of the town of Edeleny, 180 metres above sea level in a narrow valley. Its only stream, the Hunters’ Creek’ runs south. Walking through the forest are ...

                                               

Josvafo

Josvafo is a village in Borsod-Abauj-Zemplen county, Hungary, situated at the confluence of the Josva, Kecso, and Tohonya streams. The area, now designated Aggteleki National Park, abounds with natural springs and caves. The "old village" of the ...

                                               

Karcsa

Karcsa is a village in Borsod-Abauj-Zemplen county, Hungary, that dates back to the time of the Hungarian settlement. There is a 1000-year-old graveyard in the neighboring town Karos and archaeological discoveries confirm this. The village is wel ...

                                               

Kazincbarcika District

Kazincbarcika is a district in north-western part of Borsod-Abauj-Zemplen County. Kazincbarcika is also the name of the town where the district seat is found. The district is located in the Northern Hungary Statistical Region.

                                               

Mezocsat District

Mezocsat is a district in southern part of Borsod-Abauj-Zemplen County. Mezocsat is also the name of the town where the district seat is found. The district is located in the Northern Hungary Statistical Region.

                                               

Mezokovesd District

Mezokovesd is a district in south-western part of Borsod-Abauj-Zemplen County. Mezokovesd is also the name of the town where the district seat is found. The district is located in the Northern Hungary Statistical Region.

                                               

Mezonagymihaly

Mezonagymihaly is a village in Borsod-Abauj-Zemplen County in northeastern Hungary. The village built at the side of Kacsi-Salyi stream in the plain, the third of the grounds was wetland.

                                               

Miskolc District

Miskolc is a district in central-western part of Borsod-Abauj-Zemplen County. Miskolc is also the name of the town where the district seat is found. The district is located in the Northern Hungary Statistical Region.

                                               

Onga, Hungary

The area has been inhabited since prehistoric times, this Bronze Age artifacts attest. 1222 was first mentioned. In 1588 the Turks burned, but quickly built up again. The village suffered a lot during the Turkish period and the Rakoczi War of Ind ...

                                               

Ozd District

Ozd is a district in western part of Borsod-Abauj-Zemplen County. Ozd is also the name of the town where the district seat is found. The district is located in the Northern Hungary Statistical Region.

                                               

Putnok District

Putnok is a district in north-western part of Borsod-Abauj-Zemplen County. Putnok is also the name of the town where the district seat is found. The district is located in the Northern Hungary Statistical Region.

                                               

Rakacaszend

Rakacaszend is a village in Borsod-Abauj-Zemplen county, Hungary. It is located in the hilly Cserehat region. The village is famous for its medieval church.

                                               

Sajokeresztur

Sajokeresztur is a village in Borsod-Abauj-Zemplen County in northeastern Hungary. It lies about 7 km north of Miskolc between Szirmabesenyo and Sajoecseg. There is a kindergarten, a primary school, and a football team in the village.

                                               

Sarospatak District

Sarospatak is a district in north-eastern part of Borsod-Abauj-Zemplen County. Sarospatak is also the name of the town where the district seat is found. The district is located in the Northern Hungary Statistical Region.

                                               

Sata

Sata is a village in Borsod-Abauj-Zemplen County in northeastern Hungary. Sata lies in the western part of the county, about 15 km from Ozd. The town was first mentioned in 1281. Its significant buildings are a manor, built in 1735, a Roman Catho ...

                                               

Satoraljaujhely District

Satoraljaujhely is a district in north-eastern part of Borsod-Abauj-Zemplen County. Satoraljaujhely is also the name of the town where the district seat is found. The district is located in the Northern Hungary Statistical Region.