It has Central Europe’s largest lake lake called Balaton, perfect for family vacations. Budapest has become the capital of classical and pop festivals and it is wonderful city. Swimsuits are necessities as Hungary has hot water to spare. Goulash isn’t what you think it is, the signature national dish is gulyás, which you probably know as goulash. Tokaji is the Wine of Kings, Tokaji is so good that Louis XIV of France called it the “Wine of Kings, the King of Wine.” Hungarians are sports mad: Hungarians love sports and are extremely proud of the fact that, per capita, the country has one of the highest tallies of Olympic medals (482 across both winter and summer games).