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The Hungarian spirit is distinctive. As an expat, discover the people and the places that infuse Hungarian culture with great soul.

Budapest Tea Party – National Tea Day 2018

On 14 January the first Budapest Tea Party - Hungarian National Tea Day will be organised at the Akvárium Klub on Erzsébet tér.  The aim of this whole-day event is to promote top-quality teas already available in Hungary and their distributors to Hungarian consumers...

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Yesteryear Charm in Gracious Zugló

Here is a commuter locale with a “smaller-town” middle- to working-class ambiance in the lesser frequented and not so commercialized District XIV. Development in this...
May Day Budapest 2019

May Day 2019 in Hungary

No matter what you call it – Labor Day, May Day, International Workers Day, Primero de Mayo – Hungarians still celebrate it with gusto...
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AutoPal: rent unique cars from local hosts in Budapest

AutoPal, a peer-to-peer car-sharing startup in Budapest connects travelers with local hosts and allows them to rent from private owners. You may even make...
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Volunteering and Tree Planting Event in Hungary for Children

VOLUNTEERING AND TREE PLANTING EVENT- Szilaspogony 6/04/2019 Enjoy a great day out volunteering with us to plant a fruit garden for the village nursery of...

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Celebration at the 22nd Budapest Burns Supper

Every Burns Supper has traditional elements, such as the Address to the Haggis. Guests are also treated to Scotland’s national dish of haggis, neeps...

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