near the thermal Spa
in Mezőkövesd-Zsóry, Hungary

It's worth seeing:

Mezőkövesd is called the Matyó-land and is famous for the Matyó embroidery with the most typical "matyó rose". The Visitors will find it at the local Matyó Muzeum. In he "Hadas" district you can find the Memorial Hall for Kisjankó Bori, the most well known Matyó pattern designer. The Agricultural Machine Museum , the House of Furniture, Pottery House, Gingerbread Workshop, Toyhouse and the House of Folk Arts and Dance Hall are all to be seen there.

Short way off the town there are a lot of interesting places ideal for trips:

Bogács (10 km) with wine cellars

Hortobágy (50 km) - the Hungarian plain you can go around with horse carriage

Egerszalók (25 km) and the only geyser in Hungary

Eger (20 km) with its ruins of the castle, Basilica, Minaret, wine cellars

Aggtelek (100 km), where you can see breath-taking stalactite caves

Lillafüred (45 km) with railway in the forest and lake for boating

Miskolc Tapolca (40 km), with the only in Hungary thermal pools in caves

Szilvásvárad (40 km) in the Bükk Mountains with beautiful waterfall and famous stud

anno 2010