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Hungarian art and Hungarian culture and traditions have recently become major influences on the worldwide art scene. Read how this phenomenon has come about.

Huge Hungarian Success at the International Chocolate Awards | Expat Press Hungary Magazine 2

Good Manners Never Go Out Of Style

Are you sometimes not so sure how to behave in regular – and uncertain - social situations? Here are a few guidelines in how to conduct yourself beautifully. Many people consider respect for the rules...
Celebrate New Year’s Eve in Budapest | Expat Press Hungary Magazine 1

Surprising Hungarian New Year’s Traditions

Want to know how Hungarian New Year’s Eve differs from your country’s? Check out the interesting traditions below to join in the fun. Another year has gone by the boards and it's time to say...
International Charity Art Event in Budapest | Expat Press Hungary Magazine 1

International Charity Art Event in Budapest

A unique art form combining several artistic disciplines into exhibits and performances is on offer during November; don’t miss this special event. It’s not often one gets to meet a true Renaissance Woman, but Marysia Ananiewska...
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...
Let’s celebrate with Hungary on 15th March

Let’s celebrate with Hungary on 15th March

Happy Holiday Hungary! Today is Revolution Day. Every year on 15th March, Hungarians commemorate the beginning of the revolution against the Habsburg regime. Here are some ideas about Hungary's National Holiday and about the...
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Where to Take First-Time Visitors to Budapest

When my slave-driving editors at Expat Press ’suggested’ I do a piece on Where to Take First-Time Visitors to Budapest, I could have given them a good old American hug. My daughter and her...
The Fifty Shades of “Igen” – How to Say Yes in Hungarian | Expat Press Hungary Magazine

The Fifty Shades of “Igen” – How to Say Yes in Hungarian

Newcomers to Hungary will be exposed to a new and fascinating language, most of which will be completely incomprehensible to them for at least six months after their arrival. They will pick up Köszönöm...
Another successful Hungarian film round the corner? – interview with film director Tamás Yvan Topolánszky | Expat Press Hungary Magazine

Another successful Hungarian film round the corner? – interview with film director Tamás Yvan...

We recently received a remarkable request to our Expat Group. Multi-award-winning Swiss-Hungarian film director Tamás Yvan Topolánszky asked if he could post his casting invitation. It turned out he is looking for actors and...
Proof - A Professional English Language Theatre Production

Proof – A Professional English Language Theatre Production

Pulitzer-Prize and Tony Award-winning play about math, genius, insanity, and family, Proof explores these subjects with a humorous touch, a dramatic fervor, and an intriguing heartwarming story... Catherine has inherited her father's mathematical brilliance, but...
Part Deux-Celebrating International Women's Day

Part Deux-Celebrating International Women’s Day

March 8, International Women's Day (IWD), has been officially recognized as a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women, apparently to take up the areas not covered by Valentine’s...

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