Tiled Roofs of Budapest

19 10 2011

There are apparently many more of these in Budapest but due to the spread out nature of the notable buildings and our limited time, we only saw a handful of the beautiful and striking tiled roofs but which were all made by the famous Zsolnay porcelain manufacturing factory.

The Matthias Church

The Matthias Church

The Matthias Church

The Buda Reformed Church with the Parliament in the back

The National Archives of Hungary

The Museum of Applied Arts

The Great Market Hall

The Great Market Hall



3 responses

20 10 2011
Rufus' Food and Spirits Guide

What gorgeous buildings. Glad you saw them and shared them!


20 10 2011
Ayako Mathies

I prefer Herend porcelain in tableware but these Zsolnay tiles are beautiful indeed.


8 09 2013
The Basel Cathedral | A blog by Ayako Mathies

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