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The online version of the magazine Architecture Digest has chosen the Holocaust memorial of Budapest as the second most important public sculpture on a list of 13. Check the list here. Find the story of the shoes here.
70 year ago on this day the beautiful Liberty bridge of Budapest was distroyed by the army of Hitler to stop the crossing of the Allies on the Danube. This is what the bridge looked before the war (pictures from … Continue reading
This year Budapest commemorates the 70th year of the formation of its ghetto. Péter Sugár and the Szövetség ’39 Group’s installation makes you stop for a moment and think about those dark times. On the steel wall the text appears … Continue reading
Can you see the red star on top? Check more of these pictures on Simon_K’s flickr page.
The siege of Budapest ended 68 years ago, 13th February, 1945. Bombers above the Danube bend headed to Budapest.
May 16-19. Hungexpo. Website here.
A new photography exhibition gets underway in Prague that takes a novel approach to one of the thornier subjects in modern Czech history: the massacres that took place during the expulsion of millions Germans at the end of WW2. Photographer … Continue reading
68 years ago the on January 27, 1945 the Auschwitz–Birkenau death camp was eliberated. Here you find some stories of survivors, commemorations around the world: President of Hungary, János Áder addresses a letter to the Jewish Community, saying that the … Continue reading
How the Japanese Minoru Koide saw Budapest last year.. Video was made using almost 5000 photos