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Coffee bar Budapest 2018

CoffeeBar Bazaar 2018 – Coffee aroma filling the air over Erzsébet tér

The defining event of the Hungarian world of coffees and bars, the CoffeeBar Bazaar (KávéBár Bazár) will be organized for the ninth time at the AKVÁRIUM KLUB on Erzsébet tér in Budapest on 3...
Independent Label Fair Budapest 2018

Independent Label Fair Budapest 2018 – The Hottest Hungarian Indie Jams

Meet the people behind dozens of Hungarian independent labels in person in Budapest on September 8. Discover new and strictly limited gems in all musical genres and support the labels directly by purchasing their...
August-20-fireworks

Happy Birthday Hungary – August 20 Celebrations in Budapest 2018

August 20 is St. Stephen’s Day, arguably Hungary’s largest and most important national holiday. Enjoy the celebrations, which will include everything from an aerial and water parade to gastronomy to the arts and much...
Budapest's best hidden parks - Margitsziget

Budapest’s Best Hidden Parks – Expat Press Guide

There’s more to Budapest than a Danube Cruise – as great as that is! Try relaxing with a stroll through one of the city’s lovely ‘Hidden Gem’ parks, scattered throughout Budapest like little green...
Expat Press Hungary Magazine-Budapest’s Really Hidden Gems!

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 little hidden gems are scattered around Budapest, known mostly to...
Charity and Celebration at the 21st Budapest Burns Supper

Charity and Celebration at the 21st Budapest Burns Supper

The 21st annual charity Budapest Burns Supper is only two weeks away and we're looking forward to it. The Burns Suppers organised by the Robert Burns International Foundation have been held in the ballroom of...
Budapest Sights and History - Discover the Beautiful Hungarian Capital/Expat Press Magazine

Budapest Sights and History – Discover the Beautiful Hungarian Capital

Budapest is one of the most beautiful cities in the world. That it has developed where it is, is not down to some historical accident. Take a look at Gellért Hill, right next to...
Budapest breakfast and brunch places

The Ten Best Breakfast and Brunch Spots in Budapest

A traditional Hungarian breakfast was always a roll and a jolt of coffee/caffeine. But with the influx of more and more tourists and expats into Budapest, local restaurateurs began to realize there was something...

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

His childhood dream was to become a doctor. He has worked in China, Russia, and advised prominent companies on health care. We spoke to Dennis Diokno, CEO & Founding Partner of the private clinic...
Macaron day Budapest 2018, closeup of macarons

Macaron Day 2018 in Budapest – an avant-garde and flavoursome event

Join us on Tuesday March 20th, 2018 from 3pm-8pm for the 7th annual Macaron Day Hungary The annual Macaron Day in Budapest is inspired by the Jour du Macaron held on the same day in...

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10+ Organic Food Shops and Markets in Budapest

Can’t find those specialty organic items at your local or big-chain market? Fret no more; Budapest offers more of these types of shops than...

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...

Balaton Turns to Ice in front of Your Eyes

They call it the Hungarian sea, and we can guarantee that even though it’s not actually a sea, spending time by the Balaton will...