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Top tips to get over homesickness - Expat Press Magazine

Expat Q&A – Top tips to get over homesickness

Expat question: I came back from home a week ago, but still miss my home very much, and I don’t feel like going out or blending into life here. What can I do? Answer: Yes, this...
The Potential Trap Of An Expat Life

Meaningful Life Or Staying In The Comfort Zone? – The Potential Trap Of An...

A high salary and pleasant lifestyle can both be a solid foundation and an obstacle to inner satisfaction. Are you an expat with a good life but dream about making a change? Don’t worry, you...
Expat Press Magazine-Expat Q&A - Top tips to thrive in a brand new culture

Expat Q&A – Top tips to thrive in a brand new culture

Expat question: "I’ve heard that the first period of an expat assignment is a very exciting and uplifting one, which is full of enjoyment and fun, but I did not experience any of that....
Expat Press Magazine-How to Handle The Expat Blues?

How to Handle The Expat Blues?

The expat blues is a phenomenon that can happen to anyone, at any point during their expatriate experience. And, yet, those who are suffering from it tend to keep it secret, hiding away their...

CSI Budapest: Zugliget’s Jack the Ripper

In one of our earlier articles we wrote about the system of police records from the beginning of the 20th century, and the related museum which was still not accessible to the public then,...
How to be a real Budapester

How to be a real Budapester

Either compete with the Jones'es or with the Kovács'es. Or have the best of both when committing to life here, as the following may apply. General tourism becomes a distant memory, as you no...
Guide to cost of living in Budapest

Guide to Expat Cost of Living in Budapest

As with a move to any new country, there are many things you need to know about living in Budapest. The internet has a variety of guides for the incipient expat and the sponsors...
Budapest aerial view, sunset

Where to Take First-Time Visitors to Budapest – Part 3.

If you don’t want to shove your guests onto a good but impersonal bus tour of the city, sit back, sip on your favorite summer cocktail and take careful note of the following list...
Budapest First Time Visitors Guide Part 2

Where to Take First-Time Visitors to Budapest – Part 2.

If you don’t want to shove your guests onto a good but impersonal bus tour of the city, sit back, sip on your favorite summer cocktail and take careful note of the following list...
Expat Press Budapest Art Cinema Guide

Let’s Go To The Movies – Budapest Art Cinema Guide

If I had to point to a place that perfectly captures the vibe of Budapest it would be the art cinema scene. It’s not just about watching a movie on a Friday evening. It’s...

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Expat Community Building-A 22-Year-Old Girl Can Make Real Changes

Community building has become a sexy topic recently. We are living in a world where there is an ever-greater hunger for offline, real-life communities,...

Budapest’s Really Hidden Gems!

After you’ve seen all the big sights, like St. Stephen’s Basilica, the Chain Bridge and Heroes Square, you’ll be amazed at how many wonderful...

3 Hungarian Festive Foods for the Sweet-Toothed

A traditional Hungarian festive season simply couldn’t take place without three tasty treats. The holy trinity of Kürtőskalács (Chimney cake), Bejgli (rolled yeast dough...