Christmas market by St. Stephens Basilica 2018

christmas market by st stephens basilica

We have known the dates for the Christmas market at Vörösmarty square for a long time, but just recently, the dates for the Christmas market in front for the St. Stephen’s Basilica was published as well. The Christmas market in front of the St. Stephen’s Basilica is getting better and better for every year. In 2017, […]

Egyetem square in Budapest (University square)

Egyetem tér in Budapest

Budapest has a lot of hidden treasures, and one of them is the amazing Egyetem square (University square). It can be found between the popular Ferenciek square and Kalvin square, and it is very close to another hidden treasure, the Karolyi garden. The square has been named after the university at the square, the University […]

A visit to Jamie Oliver’s Pizzeria in Budapest

dessert in jamie oliver

A few weeks ago I got to visit the quite newly opened Jamie Oliver Pizzeria in Budapest. I read somewhere that it is the first Jamie Oliver pizzeria in Europe, but I am not completely sure if that is true or not. I am a big fan of Italian food, and I could eat pizza […]

Chimney Cake Festival 2018 in Budapest

Sekler Cake Festival 2018 in Budapest

Are you a fan of sweet pastry? Have you ever tasted a cinnamon roll and loved it? Still haven’t tasted the fantastic Chimney Cake (Kürtöskalacs?) Check out this festival in Budapest! The Kürtőskalács Fesztivál (Chimney Cake Festival) has turned into an annual tradition in Budapest. In 2018, it will be arranged for the sixth time. It […]

A fantastic tram-ride in Budapest

Chain Bridge and the Castle

You can buy tickets to hop-on-hop-off buses in Budapest. You can pay a private guide to show you around. Or, you can buy a single ticket for the public transportation and enjoy a ride with tram 2 in Budapest. Let us get started right away. The best way to start the tour is by heading […]

Welcome to the Budapest Christmas markets in 2018

Christmas markets in Budapest

One of the most popular events in Budapest every year is the Christmas markets. They attract tens of thousands of visitors every single day, and they are getting more and more popular for every year. Every year, already in January, we get the question: “When will the Christmas markets be arranged in Budapest this year?” […]

The Sziget Festival is rocking Budapest right now!

Sziget Festival 2018

One of the largest music and cultural festivals in Europe is the Sziget Festival in Budapest. Every year in August, almost 500,000 people come to take part in this festival arranged at the Old Buda Island in the midst of the Danube River. In 2018, the Sziget Festival is arranged between August 8th and August […]