Kunhegyes Hungary

From Kecskemét, we are running to the east in the Hungarian Great Plain.

From Kecskemét, we are running to the east in the Hungarian Great Plain.

Saint Istvan Bridge over the Tisza River

Saint Istvan Bridge over the Tisza River

The Tisza is one of the main rivers of Central Europe. The Tisza begins in Ukraine and flows west, roughly following Ukraine, Romania then Hungary, and Serbia. Finally, it joins the Danube in Serbia. It has a length of 965 km.

From the Tisza River, we are driving to the east along the Route E60. Mi-24 attack helicopter is displayed in the Szajol Village. And arrived in the town of Kunhegyes.

From the Tisza River, we are driving to the east along the Route E60. Mi-24 attack helicopter is displayed in the Szajol Village. And arrived in the town of Kunhegyes.

Town of Kunhegyes Hungary

Town of Kunhegyes Hungary

We put the car at the gas station and go to the exploration of the town of Kunhegyes.

The town of Kunhegyes, we are walking to the town center along the Kossuth Lajos Street.

The town of Kunhegyes, we are walking to the town center along the Kossuth Lajos Street.

Kunhegyes is a town and municipality in the province of Jász-Nagykun-Szolnok. It has a population of 7636 inhabitants in 2015. Kunhegyes is an agricultural village, main products are vegetables and wheat.

Reformed Church of Kunhegyes

Reformed Church of Kunhegyes

The exact date of the church foundation is not known. But the church was declared cultural monument in the 1953.

Zsigmond Ferenc Library

Zsigmond Ferenc Library. It’s usually called Baroque house of Kunhegyes

This house was originally built as to be a so called ’salt-house’. This was the once was used main trade road, which connected the central-parts of Hungary to Transylvania. It has been working as a Library from 1964, and it is able to host cultural-events as well.

Freedom square and the town hall of Kunhegyes. Kun horse memorial statue in the park.

Freedom square and the town hall of Kunhegyes. Kun horse memorial statue in the park.

Kun horse is very old and rare species of this region. It was a riding and carriage horse of the imperial family

Farmer's House and Windmill

Farmer’s House and Windmill of Kunhegyes.

We are strolling around in front of the farmer ‘s house, a windmill appears. The locals say “this windmill worked until about 1970.” Many wild flowers are blooming around here.

Wild flowers of Kunhegyes

Wild flowers of Kunhegyes

It’s time to leave this beautiful village. I really love this tiny village. I would like to spend here for just summer time.

(As a big country next to Japan makes the environmental pollution by the exhaust gas, so Tokyo is especially hot and humid recently.)

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