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The easy-going and affordable lifestyle of Hungarian living attracts people from all over the world. We’ll help you learn how to live in Hungary in style.

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...
Surviving & Thriving Guide to Living in Budapest

The History of Surviving & Thriving, an Essential Guide Book of Budapest

The North American Women’s Association (NAWA) of Budapest is dedicated to fostering a sense of community to North Americans and to other members of the Expat community from all over the world who would...
Budapest Design Week 2018

Design Week Budapest 2018 – Where Functionality Meets Style

Design is everywhere – even if we don’t always realize it. This is the guiding force behind this exciting event. The organizers’ aim is to point out that even though it’s not always visible,...
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...
Expat Press Budapest Bucket Lilst

Budapest Bucket List – Expat Press Guide to the Ultimate Budapest Experience

One of the best things about Budapest is that it offers a lot even to those who have been living here for years. We were interested in what true expats would recommend for us...
Special-food-ingredients-Budapest

Foodies Take Note:  Where to find special ingredients in Budapest

In the not-too-distant past, specialty food items were extremely difficult, if not impossible, to find in Budapest. But as the city has grown in sophistication and more and more ethnic restaurants have sprung up,...
Budapest Sights and History - Discover the Beautiful Hungarian Capital/Expat Press Magazine

Budapest Sights and History – Discover the Beautiful Hungarian Capital

Budapest is one of the most beautiful cities in the world. That it has developed where it is, is not down to some historical accident. Take a look at Gellért Hill, right next to...
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...
The Ultimate Public Transportation Guide to Budapest

The Ultimate Public Transportation Guide to Budapest

Budapest takes pride in its very well-developed public transportation network. Services are relatively cheap, so you should consider taking a bus, tram, trolley bus or metro when getting around the city. CONTENTS METRO BUSES TICKETS AND PASSES TAXIS AIRPORTS METRO The...
Expat Press Balaton guide 2018

Visiting the Balaton – Where to Go and What to Do

They call it the Hungarian sea, and we can guarantee that even though it's not actually a sea, spending time by the Balaton will be an experience of a lifetime. It would be extremely...

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Tips for New Year’s in Budapest

We have put together some great tips to guide you through the beginning of 2018 in Budapest. Here are your tips for New Year...

The birthday of Attila József is dedicated to the celebration of...

Today is National Poetry Day in Hungary. The excellent Hungarian poet Attila József was born on this day, which has been National Poetry Day since...

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,...