Ever since I first came to Budapest, my Hungarian friends kept telling me that I should visit Szentendre. But why would I want to spend time away from my beloved Budapest, just to see a small provincial town? The only thing I really knew about Szentendre was that it’s home to some nice small museums and cute souvenir shops, but that didn’t impress me too much. So for a few good years I totally ignored it. Until last September when I finally decided it’s time for a Budapest day trip to Szentendre. Continue Reading
Budapest is one of the most exciting cities that I have ever visited. Among the many things that are so attractive in Budapest is the city’s rich and bustling artistic life. With more than 40 theaters and concert halls, a prestigious Opera House and over 100 museums and galleries, you can’t get bored here. There is a wide array of cultural events to choose from. From theaters and museums to concerts and music festivals, Budapest has it all. Especially music. Ah, music is at its best in Budapest! With choices ranging from jazz and rock , to classical and opera, you can have a great artistic experience in Budapest as a music lover. Continue Reading
Spread out over the romantic Danube River, Budapest is a city of beauty and contrasts. If this your first time in the Hungarian capital, get ready to have a blast! From the towering heights of Buda to the flat streets of Pest, the city’s rich cultural life, stunning architecture and memorable food scene will surely steal your heart. You could easily spend several weeks in Budapest, but if you are on a tight schedule, it is possible to see the highlights of Budapest in 3 days.