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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...
Expat Press presents Hungary’s Favorite Summertime Drink: Fröccs

Fröccs: Hungary’s Favorite Summertime Drink – if you can pronounce it!

This may be the favorite time of year for Budapest residents: a warm spring. Time to watch the Danube boats glide by as you sip Hungary’s wonderful contribution to the summer-drink list: the ubiquitous...
Expat Press Michelin Budapest 2018 - group photo of all the chefs

Onyx in Budapest awarded Two MICHELIN Stars in 2018

Budapest sees its first Two Star restaurant and Vienna has four new One Stars and a new Two Star. Michelin unveiled the 37th selection of the MICHELIN guide Main Cities of Europe which covers...
Expat Press Neighbourhood Guide - Zing Burger

Budapest Neighbourhood Guide – Insider Tips from Moszkva Tér to Margaret Bridge

While our last neighbourhood guide was about the the Great Market Hall Area, the heart, soul and former border of Pest city, this time we’re going 4km to the northwest, all the way to...
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...
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...
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...
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...
10+ Organic Food Shops and Markets in Budapest | Expat Press Hungary Magazine

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 you might be aware. Below is an alphabetical list of...
Top 10 Budapest Iced Coffee Heavens | Expat Press Hungary Magazine

Top 10 Budapest Iced Coffee Heavens

Summertime in Budapest means finding some cool drinks to counteract the often ferocious heat. Cold beer and lemonade are always welcome, but Hungary’s capital continues to evolve as a leader in new and innovative...

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Your Choice: Health-conscious Lifestyle in Hungary

We receive numerous inquiries and questions from expats about how to lead a health-conscious lifestyle in Hungary. Our interview with dietary consultant Barbara Virágh...

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...