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20 Wonderful Things You Need To Do This Autumn in Budapest 2018

Autumn is rain and sunshine, colorful and drab, warm and cold, pleasant and rough, inviting and merciless, all at the same time. It’s definitely a season of change, one day pulling us back into the welcoming arms of summer and bringing us the foretaste of the upcoming frost at the other.   Fun fact: The […]

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18 Great Unusual Summer Experiences You Can Have in and around Budapest 2018

Budapest’s summers are colourful, lively, dynamic and fun. It’s the season when the city literally shines and unfolds all of its potential. It’s impossible to get bored on a nice and hot summer day in Budapest, but to help you navigate through all the things to do, see and experience, here is our list of […]

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The Best Cafés in Budapest for Getting Work Done on Your Laptop

You have deadlines to meet, exams to study for or simply need to get things done. On a laptop. With a good and reliable internet connection and preferably a coffee right next to you. We feel your pain: Working or studying from home can be an insurmountable challenge. There are way too many distractions and […]

19 Little Amazing Things We Adore about Budapest

We all know the saying that happiness comes from the little things. Budapest has plenty of these to offer and once you learn to pay attention to them, you’ll notice how little batches of joy will enter your everyday life.   The next time when you’re commuting, hurrying or otherwise making your stressful way through […]

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6 Epic Tram Lines of Budapest: The Villamos’ that’ll Show You the Many Faces of the City

This is an excerpt from our extensive Budapest guide book in which we show you the city from its most authentic and honest side through 99 chapters and more than 200 places to discover.   Budapest’s trams (“villamos’”) are shiny yellow beacons of the city’s public transportation system. Their history reaches back to more than […]

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Day Trip Itinerary in Budapest: The Children’s Railway and the Buda Hills

This is an excerpt from our extensive Budapest guide book in which we show you the city from its most authentic and honest side through 99 chapters and more than 200 places to discover.   Budapestians lovingly refer to the “Children’s Railway” as the most pleasant remnant of socialism in Budapest. Its history is deeply rooted […]

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Budapest’s Ruin Pubs: The Controversial Truth Nobody Told You (Including 4 Authentic Ones You Shouldn’t Miss!)

This is an excerpt from our extensive Budapest guide book in which we show you the city from its most authentic and honest side through 99 chapters and more than 200 places to discover.   Today, ruin pubs are to Budapest what the Eiffel tower is to Paris, what taperías are to Spain, what Freddy Mercury […]

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30 Amazing Things to Experience in Budapest in Spring 2018 – Your Ultimate Bucket List

  For us, a new year in Budapest begins not with the first of January, but with spring. You know, the time, when trees, flowers and hormones begin blossoming. When cafés and bars open up their terraces. When our fingers and toes don’t fall off anymore once we go outside. And the time, when the best activities […]

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A Stunning Weekend Getaway from Budapest – Zebegény & the Danube Bend (Dunakanyar)

There is more to the Danube Bend than just the Visegrád Castle. And while most people only see the area in a short day trip from Budapest, the Danube Bend Area is actually a perfect getaway for the whole weekend, as there is so much to see and do.    The trick is to make […]

14 Cool Bars in the Budapest Party District

Since party-tourists and stag doers (and their bodily fluids) started flooding the inner city, Budapest’s party district is somewhat over the hill – at least for us locals. We don’t know about you, but while years ago Szimpla used to be one of Budapest’s best kept secrets, we now only go there to show it to […]