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Exploring the Castle District II.
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Looking down over the Danube and across Pest, Castle Hill tops every guidebook’s list of “must-see sights” of Budapest. Buda Castle, that houses Hungarian National…

Exploring the Castle District I.
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The Castle District is the oldest part of Budapest. Its landmarks have earned the UNESCO World Heritage status and are very popular among instagrammers. Those…

Chain Bridge, the oldest bridge in Budapest
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Eight famous bridges span the Danube in Budapest linking Buda and Pest. Each bridge has a totally different character and style and each has a…

Hungarian Plum Dumplings Recipe
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On the menu of most Hungarian restaurants you can find internationally known desserts, all kinds of puddings, cakes and soufflés. Some of the typical Hungarian…

Margaret Island – the green heart of Budapest
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I bet that everybody can name some world-famous parks around the globe, like Hyde Park, Central Park, Park Güell, Bois de Boulogne, Golden Gate Park,…

Best rooftop bars in Budapest
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I’m not sure why, but there’s something about drinking on a rooftop that makes it simply far more exciting than drinking on the ground floor.…

Yummy Hungarian Fermented Cucumber Recipe
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Pickled food is an integral part of Hungarian gastronomy. Throughout history Hungarians have been in the habit of making jars of pickled vegetables (any kind)…

Inspiring quotes about Budapest to make you want to visit
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Budapest has inspired some truly beautiful travel quotes. The late celebrity chef Anthony Bourdain, having been well prepared for the beauty of Budapest, was nonetheless…

Take a virtual tour in iconic buildings of Budapest
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I am taking this unprecedented world health crisis seriously. I am willingly self quarantining and practicing physical distancing to protect myself, my family, and the…

My top 3 fun things to do at home while social distancing
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We’re living in a super crazy time right now, and there is no one whose everyday life is not affected by coronavirus in some form.…

The Most Instagrammable Spots in Budapest
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Budapest didn’t get the names “Queen of Danube” or “Paris of the East” by accident. This incredibly cool destination is an Instagrammer’s dream city with…

Budapest’s best outdoor ice-skating rinks
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When the temperature drops, that means it’s time to go ice-skating. In winter it’s one of the best sport activities for citizens. I did a…

Christmas tram is back in Budapest
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It might sound like a cliché, but the Western world has got the Christmas fever already. By mid-November, Christmas music begins playing in shops and…

Where are Christmas Markets in Budapest?
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Budapest is a capital of four seasons, which has become one of the most popular destinations for travelers in Europe in 2019. Budapest delivers a…

Interesting facts about the Hungarian Parliament Building
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The Hungarian Parliament Building is the most iconic building in Budapest. It is a part of the World Heritage; together with Kossuth Lajos tér (the…