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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...
Lively Co-working Spaces in Budapest

Lively Co-working Spaces in Budapest

The successful tale of Prezi, the Budapest-based software company founded in 2009 by Péter Halácsy, Adam Somlai-Fischer and Péter Árvai, is well known throughout the city. By transforming bland, rigid presentations of the PowerPoint...
Extravagant Hidden Gems in Budapest | Expat Press Hungary Magazine 1

Brain Bar Budapest, Europe’s festival on the future

Astronaut Chris Hadfield, former commander of the International Space Station to discuss Earth and Space at Brain Bar Budapest this year. Europe’s festival on the future rises to a new level: Google as key partner and...
Last year’s Amazing Hungarian Inventions | Expat Press Hungary Magazine 2

Last year’s Amazing Hungarian Inventions

Do you know what a smartphone app that charges you money to press the snooze button, an energy-generating pavement, an anti-theft app for cyclists, a Grand Prize award winning disinfectant and a phenomenal photographic...
Understanding cultures, the culture of understanding | Expat Press Hungary Magazine

Understanding cultures, the culture of understanding

Csenger is a picturesque small town in North East Hungary with less than 6,000 inhabitants, and is the birthplace of several outstanding scientists and artists. My interviewee, Katalin Juhos-Lockefeer, also comes from here. Hailing...
Wow! You guys are great! | Expat Press Hungary Magazine

Wow! You guys are great!

Customer reviews are becoming more and more important in the online retail sector. They call them “reviews” and on some sites, such as AirBnB and TripAdvisor, they push to get you to do these...
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...
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...
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...
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...

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‘Töltött Hold’ Gastro Weekend in Budapest

Between 5 and 7 February a three-day long winter gastro party is to take place at the Hold Street Downtown Market in Budapest, in...

mARkeT – Gastronomy in photos at the Belvárosi Piac

An extraordinary exhibition is opening at the Belvárosi Piac on 29 April. Seven of the country’s best gastro-photographers – Árpád Bakcsy, László Balkányi, Antonio...

10 Things to Do When You Retire in Hungary

Your plane has landed and you are ready to retire in Hungary. Here are some things to consider when you first arrive. “Oh My Gosh,...