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Gourmet festival Budapest 2018

Gourmet Festival 2018 – from dumplings to high-end gastronomy

Mark your calendars for Pentecost weekend! Once again, gastronomy lovers just have to visit the Millenaris Park for the OTP Gourmet Festival from 17-20 May, exhibiting the country’s best restaurants, bakeries and wineries. The...
21st Century Challenges in Hungary | Expat Press Hungary Magazine 6

21st Century Challenges in Hungary

The early years of the 21st Century have been an exciting time in Hungary. So many changes, new opportunities and new challenges. Szilveszter (New Year’s Eve), December 31, 1999, (or, if you prefer, December 31,...
Social media seminar Budapest - John Hayes

Advanced Blogging and Social Media Strategies Event to visit Budapest

John W. Hayes, author of the best-selling business book: Becoming THE Expert – Enhancing Your Business Reputation through Thought Leadership Marketing, has announced he will be visiting Budapest, Hungary on April 17, 2018 with...
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A Guide to Sziget Festival 2018

Sziget Festival An Overview  For many young people, Sziget festival is the first thing that comes to mind when Budapest is mentioned. This week-long festival in early August is full of youthful energy and passion for...
Castles in Hungary-the creative couple

Castles in Hungary – medieval architecture comes to life in 3d

Medieval Hungarian castles come to life in 3D, in 2018. How is this possible? Thanks to 21st century technology, creativity, and a daring team of two professionals, castles in Hungary are revived in front...
Tattoo budapest, the artist: Vadócz Balázs

The Skin We Live In – Tattoo life in Budapest

If you think that tattoos are a part of some subculture, you might have to reconsider. Oscar-winning actress Judi Dench decided to have a tattoo at the age of 81 for example. Or think...
Expat Press Budapest Art Cinema Guide

Let’s Go To The Movies – Budapest Art Cinema Guide

If I had to point to a place that perfectly captures the vibe of Budapest it would be the art cinema scene. It’s not just about watching a movie on a Friday evening. It’s...
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...
Budapest Tea Party - National Tea Day 2018

Budapest Tea Party – National Tea Day 2018

On 14 January the first Budapest Tea Party - Hungarian National Tea Day will be organised at the Akvárium Klub on Erzsébet tér.  The aim of this whole-day event is to promote top-quality teas...
Expat Press Budapest Castle District Guide

Budapest Castle District Guide

This district is located in the hills of Buda, overlooking the Danube and the flat plains of Pest and is usually referred to as the castle district. It is one of the most popular...

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