In this guide, we’ve compiled 33 handy expressions in the Hungarian language which are worth learning to make life easier on your next trip to Budapest.
This guide will take you on a journey into the heart of Budapest’s craft beer revolution, uncovering the best artisan brewers around, and the best bars in which to drink them.
Budapest is a burgeoning city, buzzing with activity on every street you walk and corner you turn. Over the past decade, it has become the destination of choice for discerning travellers, who descend to the banks to the Danube to experience all of its wonders. From its rich history, intriguing culture and traditions, to the […]
The 20th of August, just another day for most people, but for Hungarians it holds great significance. It was on this day in 1083 that the beloved King István (Stephen in English) died, five days after offering the state to the Virgin Mary on his deathbed. Also known as St. Stephen’s Day, this national holiday […]
If you want to spend most of your time downtown by the Danube, I get it. But just in case you happen to be a cultured, adventurous and interesting person here are some great ideas to get you wandering further afield. 1. Aquincum and the Római Beach Budapest was Roman territory once upon a time. How […]
It was my first weekend back and Sam was in town. Being the considerate friend that I am I devoted absolutely no time at all to thinking about what to do once he got here. Luckily my girlfriend Alexa has lived in Budapest for 29 years. I sometimes joke that she is the ‘Local’ and […]
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 […]
Budapest is one of the safest cities in Europe, especially for the people aware of the little tricks and scams that are hanging around. From my personal experience of being a foreigner in this city, I have never really had an issue, I have always felt very safe here. Being aware of your surroundings makes […]
Summer is in full swing and the streets of Budapest are buzzing with life, with thousands making the trip to get a taste of that Magyar life. July is a hot month with so many events to check it if you’re planning a trip here then, so our locals have narrowed it down to the […]