Budapest’s 7th District is a neighbourhood that is always buzzing with life. With the help of our 7th District dwelling local Willie Gevertz, we’ve compiled a list of the very best places you should check out next time you’re in town.
When it comes to Budapest street art, there’s no better place to see it all than the 7th District. The streets of this area are packed with a huge selection of murals, most of which we covered in our 7th District Street Art Guide. In this article, however, we’ll show you a selection of the […]
Budapest seems to have become a hotbed for murals, with the artistic association, Színes Város, behind a lot of the amazing pieces popping up on buildings across the city. If you take the stroll near Baross utca you’ll see the latest mural, which will ignite an air of nostalgia amongst the country’s 80’s babies. A […]
Budapest brims with beautiful buildings of every style. From neo-gothic churches to Ottoman bathhouses, the largest synagogue in Europe and even ordinary flats. No matter what your taste maybe you will fall in love with something here. This visual guide to architecture in Budapest covers some of the most notable buildings in the city, including several […]
Budapest isn’t known for its arts, which is quite sad as the city is buzzing with creative energy, visible in the form of street art and the many galleries scattered around the city. However, when it comes to contemporary and photographic art, Lumas Budapest is the go-to gallery that’s leading the way. Art in the […]
Sziget. Sea-get. Kinda. That’s the one. A festival of fun beneath the sun. First thing’s first let’s discuss where the festival takes place and how you can plan on getting there. Getting There “Sziget” means Island in the Hungarian language and the festival predictably takes place on a chunk of land surrounded by water. Right […]
Good street art is like good poetry in that it challenges your perspective. There is plenty of mediocre street art nowadays; urban beautification doubling as commercialist sludge. But the cream of the crop remains brilliant. Nowhere does this ring truer than in Budapest. The Danube flows with graffiti paint and perhaps this explains why it is […]