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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...
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...

Expat Press interview with Caitlin Jones – part one

Caitlin Jones, Deputy Head of Mission, arrived in Hungary on 11 November 2015 and has been carrying out her diplomatic duties here ever since. We spoke with her about a very hot topic just...
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...
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...
Feny utca market

Budapest Market guide – the “Fény utca market”

A wide selection of fresh, seasonal delicacies and charity campaigns at a venue winning the Architectural Award for Excellence; coffee, “lángos”, and everything you could ever want... It is no wonder that the Fény...
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...
English-Language Theater in Budapest | Expat Press Hungary Magazine

English-Language Theater in Budapest

Ever since the regime change in the early 1990s, Budapest has been inundated with foreigners who have remained in the city for work, marriage and retirement. Using English as a common language, a natural...
Budapest Neighbourhood Guide – the Great Market Hall Area

Insider Tips: Budapest Neighbourhood Guide – the Great Market Hall Area

Want to know the coolest neighbourhoods of Budapest? Our brand-new guest blogger Juli from Catch Budapest will introduce you to the best places to discover. She gives you the best insider tips in Budapest. Discover...
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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Yesteryear Charm in Gracious Zugló

Here is a commuter locale with a “smaller-town” middle- to working-class ambiance in the lesser frequented and not so commercialized District XIV. Development in this...

Goulash soup and the crows – a recipe from a talented...

The Expat Press team visited VígVarjú, the newest and perhaps most beautiful restaurant of the group to taste a real goulash soup. The first VakVarjú...

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...