24d767ce6c156eb07b1fc26c266211f5_S.jpg

As Christmas approaches, during the Advent season – with the help of colleagues at BDK Budapesti Dísz és Közvilágítási Kft – our beautiful capital city will once again be covered in holiday lights. A short walk will lead you to all of the most ornate locations in the city. Starting from the oasis of lights atRead More…

2964cd8751427f56b2f06582b92bec36_S.jpg

The Budapest Műcsarnok is celebrating its 120th anniversary with a jubilee exhibition. The exhibition, ‘The First Golden Age’, which opened on Monday, showcases a selection of masterpiece paintings from the heyday of the Austro-Hungarian Empire. You can get a 20% discount if you visit Műcsarnok and the exhibition, which is open until the middle ofRead More…

48ed12281ae1f6453d2d5ec95b17e082_S.jpg

The Budapest Advent and Christmas Fair on Vörösmarty Square – ranked as one of the top 10 most beautiful markets in Europe – opened on Friday 11 November, thus formally launching the festive season in Budapest. What makes the Vörösmarty Square market so unique? The secret lies in the fact that a professional jury hasRead More…

1eca156427374c8abf4738e42b464eef_S.jpg

Since Recooked, the last 11-week period has been one of the most important and exciting in the history of the Babel restaurant in Budapest. A little bit of retrospection in numbers: -1,100 guests– nearly 1,000 poached eggs– 10 kg hay– 200 boxes of edible flowers– 30 kg pine– 300 kg melon– 70 kg of cornRead More…

e3017719190ff1e83db12ee09e7beada_S.jpg

Visitors to the Budapest Advent and Christmas Fair in Vörösmarty Square (11 November 2016 – 1 January 2017) will discover a huge range of fine gastronomy and applied art products together with seasonal programs. Visitors to one of the most imposing squares in the capital, which hosts the Budapest Advent and Christmas Fair – rankedRead More…

d6f811fd0c668b06401e12f22b91eabb_S.jpg

There is hardly any tourist visiting Budapest who can miss the Parliament Building, sat on the eastern bank of the Danube. It is one the most beautiful legislative buildings in Europe. It was built during the last years of the 19th century, when modern-day Hungary was born. It is not only the monumentalism of theRead More…

94ae6d3810d6b4d1b169793b928c343e_S.jpg

Between 7 and 23 October, the CAFe Budapest Contemporary Arts Festival presents some of the greatest contemporary performers from Hungary and abroad, including Yann Tiersen, Hiromi, Plaid and the Southbank Gamelan Players, Squarepusher’s project band, Shobaleader One, Krzysztof Penderecki, Yellowjackets, the FAMILIE FLÖZ and Krisztián Gergye’s Company. Over the past quarter of a century, theRead More…

cb9c495b17bc28a44ffb50c55572ed63_S.jpg

If you are a sport person, do not quit your good habit while you are in Budapest. We listed the activities you can easily do here, maybe even connecting with sightseeing. SWIMMING Hungary’s – perhaps most symbolic sport are waterpolo and swimming, thus natives enjoy swimming and basically any type of activity that takes placeRead More…

Gellért Spa & Bath 1118 Budapest, Kelenhegyi út 4 Located within the famous Hotel Gellért you will find the beautiful Gellért Bath and the Gellért Spa. The spa is a part of the bath complex. As tourists flock to Budapest they often think of the Gellert Bath as the best in town, but in general it can be saidRead More…

The restaurant scene in Budapest has seen an incredible transformation in recent years, and almost every style of cooking can now be found there. NB it is advisable to book for weekend evenings. Dining in Hungary’s capital can be an amazing experience. Hungary is well known for its wine and cuisine and the restaurant sceneRead More…


Scroll to Top