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 […]

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9 Heavenly Cozy Cafés in Budapest for Rainy Days

Just like all of us, Budapest too has its good and bad days. Sometimes, all you might wish for is a place to cuddle up, get cozy and sip some hot beverages to warm you from the inside, as you hear the rain pattering against the windows (instead of on you!). We totally feel with […]

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These Brilliant Instagrammers Will Make You Fall in Love With Budapest this Year 2018

Looking for some creative beauty and motivation to spice up your days? Turn to these beautiful, interesting, curious and / or detail-loving Insta-accounts and be inspired to focus more on your surroundings. These are our favourite Budapest-based Instagrammers that nail the city in the best possible way.*   *Alphabetical order. We love them all equally. […]

The Ultimate Guide to the Hungarian Music Scene – 48 Bands and Musicians You Need to Hear

Hungary is famous for goulash, pálinka and paprika, but not necessarily for their music (besides the world famous Csárdás). That’s a real pity, because there is an abundance of great Hungarian bands and songs worth listening to!   In order to fill this gaping hole, we sat down to compile a “history book” of the […]

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16 Awesome Casual Wine Bars in Budapest and a Crash Course in Must-Try Hungarian Wines

We love a good wine once in a while. What we don’t like on the other hand is the often snobbish and pretentious flair that prevails in so-called “wine-bars” and the prices that come with it. Still, we often don’t want to settle for the cheap “folyóbor” (flowing wine) that you get in most pubs […]

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8 Amazing Markets in Budapest – The Cutest, Hippest, Weirdest and Liveliest Places to Hunt for your Fresh Goods

Budapest’s Markets are a delightful spectacle and a visit at one or the other always cheers us up. A cool fact about Budapest’s markets is that almost all of them take place indoors, which make them a perfect winter activity, as well. Here we have gathered our favourite markets of Budapest and their specialties for […]

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The Top Blogs, Insta-accounts and Social Media Channels you should follow when living in Budapest

Budapest’s vibrant atmosphere shows not only offline on a great night or day, but also on various online channels. To keep you up-to-date, we have mapped the best Budapest Blogs, Insta- & Facebook-accounts, and Youtube-channels for you. From food and fashion to travel and language learning – Hungarian bloggers and online entrepreneurs are alive and […]

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The Ultimate Guide to Budapest’s Great Market Hall and its Surroundings

We absolutely adore and cherish the Great Market Hall. Yes, it’s touristy. No, it’s definitely not a hidden gem. In fact, it can feel like a giant, overpriced snapshot factory, but our guide will help you to make the most out of your visit.

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Margaret Island – Our complete Guide to the Green Lung of Budapest

Margaret Island is the green lung of Budapest and has something to offer for everyone. Whether you want some relaxed time for yourself, spend a nice day with your kids or are after a romantic date surrounded by nature, Margitsziget has your back.