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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...
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...
Expat Press Budapest XIII District

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...
Budapest District VI., Hosok tere

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...

Angels of the Sky: Hungarian Working Women of the 1930s

This is our first collaboration with Napi Történelmi Forrás. The editors of this magazine are historians with the aim of capturing the atmosphere of centuries past through their articles. -an article by Vivien Rapali-  Original article...

How to get around Budapest on 2 wheels – cyclist guide

Can you imagine a more romantic rendezvous than pedalling down the illuminated Andrássy Avenue by night? Is there anything more relaxing and envigourating than a big trip along the bank of the Danube on...
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...

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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...

Best Swimming Pools in Budapest

Another hot summer means Budapestians will be drawn more and more to the many local swimming pools and aquatic parks in the city to...

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...