Category: Budapest Sights

State Opera House

When walking down Andrássy Boulevard (Budapest’s longest road – and it’s most grand!) one should not miss visiting the Opera House. It’s certainly the most striking sights on the boulevard, and possibly even one...

The Memento Park

When Hungary ceased to be a socialist country and opened its gates to the west in October 1989, the whole nation had to undergo a dramatic cultural, economical and ideological change over the course...

The Blue Danube

The Danube – a river that flows majestically across half a continent, gave rise to magnificent civilisations, unites countries and nourishes art wherever it appears. It was the famous Austrian composer, Johann Strauss who...

Gellert Hill and the Citadel

Gellert Hill overlooking downtown Budapest, is a spectacle by itself. The shape of the dolomite hill was formed mostly by the tectonic fault lines running along the path of the River Danube. Gellert Hill...