Place: Pécs

Name: Pécs
Place type: city
Description: Pécs is one of the largest cities in Hungary.  It is located in the south-west of the country, close to Croatian border. Pécs was settled by the Celts and the Romans, and was occupied by the Ottoman empire for 150 years.  It holds the oldest university in the country, and is one of the major cultural centers in Hungary. 
People:  Miklos Zsolnay