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Expat Press Hungary will help you discover all the things you need to know about Hungarian life. Join us on this cultural adventure tour.

Budapest Districts II, III, and IV- The Residential Side of the City

Continuing our series on the different flavours of Budapest Districts, we present more detailed information on Districts II, III and IV. Budapest District II  District II is located west of the Danube and has two distinct...
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District V, Budapest at Its Classiest

Belváros. Downtown. The Inner City. Where it all comes together. The Queen of Budapest Districts. It’s all here: District V – Budapest at its classiest. Budapest’s District V, also known as Belváros, is one of...
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Budapest Neighbourhood Guide – Insider Tips from Moszkva Tér to Margaret Bridge

While our last neighbourhood guide was about the the Great Market Hall Area, the heart, soul and former border of Pest city, this time we’re going 4km to the northwest, all the way to...
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Budapest Districts XIII, XIV, and XXI

And finally, the last of Budapest’s Districts to be explored: Districts XIII, XIV and XXI. Even here, there are things to see and do. Budapest District XIII Budapest District XIII is known as Angyalföld, or Land of...
Ultimate Healthcare Guide to Hungary

The Ultimate Healthcare Guide to Hungary

There are situations when you need reliable information fast, like in a medical emergency, so we spared you the Google search and collected every piece of vital information, like emergency numbers, 24-H pharmacies, private...
The Ultimate Public Transportation Guide to Budapest

The Ultimate Public Transportation Guide to Budapest

Budapest takes pride in its very well-developed public transportation network. Services are relatively cheap, so you should consider taking a bus, tram, trolley bus or metro when getting around the city. CONTENTS METRO BUSES TICKETS AND PASSES TAXIS AIRPORTS METRO The...
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Budapest Districts – Discovering the Lively VI and VII

Budapest Districts VI and VII are the city’s entertainment heart. It’s all here: music, fine dining, dancing and pubs to suit all tastes. Budapest District VI District VI, or Terézváros, is great for expats and locals...
Sopron Old Town

Sopron – Explore this Charming and Historically Rich City

For a fabulous weekend or day trip head to Sopron for historic sights and natural beauty. Explore Sopron Old Town for the morning, have lunch at one of the many authentic restaurants. Then head...
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Foodies Take Note:  Where to find special ingredients in Budapest

In the not-too-distant past, specialty food items were extremely difficult, if not impossible, to find in Budapest. But as the city has grown in sophistication and more and more ethnic restaurants have sprung up,...
Expat Press Magazine readers’ Budapest photos - collage

Budapest photos – a big hats off to the Expat Press Magazine readers!

A language teacher and interpreter, a videographer, a researcher, a political analyst, an ex-corporate person, and the list goes on. They hail from all around the world: the USA, Hungary, The United Kingdom, and...

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“Your health comes first”-interview with FirstMed CEO & Founding Partner, Dennis...

His childhood dream was to become a doctor. He has worked in China, Russia, and advised prominent companies on health care. We spoke to...

A family-friendly boutique hotel and restaurant at the foot of the...

Villa Rosa Boutique Hotel and Restaurant is a hotel and a restaurant beyond Ady liget. A Mediterranean-style hotel with a discreet and refined atmosphere,...

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...