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Magical Christmas- Old Hungarian traditions you may never have heard of

Before the pandemic the Christmas markets set up in numerous parts of the city and…

The Dark Side of Christmas

No, I don’t mean the crippling debt and overeating we submit ourselves to at this…

These Shoes are Made for Giftin’ – when Santa comes to Hungary

Everyone has that one, specific moment at which the holiday spirit hits them in the…

The Day Before Black Friday – Thanksgiving Day

Most of us know what Black Friday is. At least we think we do. Stores…

This Is Halloween

By the pricking of my thumbs, something wicked this way comes.’ I wanted to begin…

A Halloween Trip Around the World

You see? Not all global things are terrible. Yes, we have this shit-pickle that I…

Spooktober

It’s hereeee! The spookiest month of the year has finally arrived! Those who know me…

Retro, Vintage and other Buzzwords

Most people have their thing. Before your mind starts to wander, I don’t mean anything…

A Methodical Man – Zoltán Kodály

Concluding our three-part series about notable Hungarian composers, we now take a look at the…

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Breath-taking view of Budapest

At a height of 96 metres, St. Stephen’s Basilica is the third tallest building in…