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mARkeT - Gastronomy in photos at the Belvárosi Piac | Expat Press Hungary Magazine 2

mARkeT – Gastronomy in photos at the Belvárosi Piac

An extraordinary exhibition is opening at the Belvárosi Piac on 29 April. Seven of the country’s best gastro-photographers – Árpád Bakcsy, László Balkányi, Antonio Fekete, Imre Körmendi, Árpád Patyi, Árpád Pintér and Péter Vulman...
Budapest Christmas Brunches

The Top Budapest Christmas Day Brunches

With the onset of the holidays, many of Budapest’s deluxe hotels welcome guests to celebrate the most wonderful time of the year with fine feasts and intoxicating drinks. These mid-day feasts are especially attractive...
The 5th Michelin Star in Budapest’s Culinary Sky

The 5th Michelin Star in Budapest’s Culinary Sky

It’s never been in question that Budapest is an upcoming venue for fussy foodies. Now though, another worthy restaurant has won a prestigious Michelin star for its amazing culinary palette. The new shining light...
Strange Budapest cafés

Strange Budapest Cafés

Amid all the top-flight Budapest cafés, there also exist some venues that give new meaning to the word “Strange.” Strange Budapest Cafés #1: Dzsungel If you’re travelling with children, this is the place for you. This unusual...
5 Magical Budapest Christmas Markets | Expat Press Hungary Magazine

5 Magical Budapest Christmas Markets

Have you just moved to Budapest? Or have you fallen into the usual trap of being in a rush at the year-end and don’t know  what to get for your loved ones? We have...
Expat Press Hungary Magazine-Budapest’s Really Hidden Gems!

Budapest’s Really Hidden Gems!

After you’ve seen all the big sights, like St. Stephen’s Basilica, the Chain Bridge and Heroes Square, you’ll be amazed at how many wonderful little hidden gems are scattered around Budapest, known mostly to...
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...
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...
Can't Get Enough of Your.... Hungarian Food! | Expat Press Hungary Magazine 1

Can’t Get Enough of Your…. Hungarian Food!

In this land of hearty meats and sauces, everyone has their favorite Hungarian dishes for a cold winter day or a hot summer afternoon. I was asked to list five of the specialties I...
Hungarian Drink Specialties for Year-end Toasts

Hungarian Drink Specialties for Year-end Toasts

We recently wrote about the many ways we can spend a fun New Year's Eve in Budapest but what are the best drinks for a toast in order to bid farewell to the old...

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