Category: Budapest

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...

Budapest 02-Gozsdu Escape-room

Escape Rooms

Those who are familiar with the concept of escape rooms but have never tried one will find it hard to believe that some people enjoy getting locked up in a room. And yes, some...

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...

Budapest castle District - exploring the fisherman's Bastion

Budapest Castle Walk

This excellent walking tour takes you into greater depth on the Buda Castle. Our English speaking guide will explain the history of the Buda castle, point out details in the architecture that bring it...