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Budapest – A Paradise for Digital Nomads and Tech Startups

Back in the days when people used to read newspapers, I wrote a column for The Budapest Sun’s business pages called Net@work. As the new media manager for, what was at the time Hungary’s...
TedxBudapest 2018

TEDxBudapest 2018 – 
Our beautiful illogical decisions

Are you a rational thinker? Do you always and consistently make the best possible decision? Are you sure? What do we consider irrational? Normally things that differ, that are out of line, erroneous or...
Brainbar 2018 Budapest

Brainbar Budapest welcomes masterminds of 2018

Europe’s biggest festival on the future walks the talk and presents its first robot star, Sophia, who was recently granted Saudi citizenship. Besides ‘her’, visitors will meet Hollywood’s most daring production designer and find...
Advanced Blogging and Social Media Strategies Seminar Budapest

The Advanced Blogging and Social Media Strategies Seminar Budapest

The Advanced Blogging and Social Media Strategies seminar is visiting Budapest for the first time on April 17th, 2018. Presented by John W. Hayes (formerly of the Budapest Sun Online) and author of the best-selling...
Social media seminar Budapest - John Hayes

Advanced Blogging and Social Media Strategies Event to visit Budapest

John W. Hayes, author of the best-selling business book: Becoming THE Expert – Enhancing Your Business Reputation through Thought Leadership Marketing, has announced he will be visiting Budapest, Hungary on April 17, 2018 with...
The magnificent lobby of the smart hotel

First hotel in Europe controlled by guest smartphones opens in Budapest

Hotel of tomorrow opened this Monday in Budapest, in Nyár utca. The 40 rooms of the 4-star KViHotel, controlled by the TMRW Hotels application, uses the most innovative solutions of the 21st century; the...
Hungarian Currency

A new 1,000 Forint Banknote for Hungary

The iconic 1,000 Forint banknote has recently undergone a re-design. The new banknotes entered into circulation on 1st March so expect to start seeing them in the coming days. The new notes still bear...
Post-Brexit in Hungary

Post-Brexit in Hungary: Keep Calm and Carry On?

In what is probably a first for the British Embassy in Hungary, a Town Hall meeting was held at the Novotel Budapest Danube on January 22 to keep British nationals up-to-date with citizensʼ rights...
Guess What’s Happening in Budapest? | Expat Press Hungary Magazine 2

Guess What’s Happening in Budapest?

What’s happening in Budapest? The city will continue to expand, beautify, renovate, refurbish and grow well into the next decade – and beyond. Many of the planned changes have already begun and construction is scheduled...
21st Century Challenges in Hungary | Expat Press Hungary Magazine 6

21st Century Challenges in Hungary

The early years of the 21st Century have been an exciting time in Hungary. So many changes, new opportunities and new challenges. Szilveszter (New Year’s Eve), December 31, 1999, (or, if you prefer, December 31,...

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A Stand-Up in Budapest: The Making of a Comedy Legend

I didn’t come to Budapest with the intent of becoming a comedy legend. It just sort of happened. I am a writer, which, sure, is...

Budapest Transitions – The Reality of Imagination

Like other big cities, Budapest, the Hungarian capital is also ever-changing. Some of these changes occur due to the passing of time, but it...

Brexit – Report on the recent Town Hall Meeting

The British Embassy hosted a second Brexit Town Hall meeting last Wednesday, 9th January at the Budapest Marriott Hotel. Around 200 UK citizens and...