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Expat Press Magazine- Making friends abroad

The power of trust and perseverance I. – Making friends abroad

The issue of finding real friends and the desire to feel connected and have intimate friendships have come up several times in my coaching sessions with clients, so I think it is time to...
Sylvia Plachy Exhibition in Budapest/Songs in Black and White

Sylvia Plachy Exhibition in Budapest/Songs in Black and White

Sylvia Plachy’s pictures open a path to our own dreams and memories. She can find her photographs anywhere in the world. When she photographs, she is immersed like a child. She was born in...
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...

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Refreshing Treats to Try this Summer in Budapest

From bubble tea to smoothie bowls, Budapest’s food offerings keep on trend. Whether you prefer some classic ice cream or a more modern frozen...

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...

Chocolate Might Actually Be Good for Me?

Too many weight-watchers over the years have been avoiding a food that may be healthier than we knew. Chocolate is one of those food groups...