Category: Budapest

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...

Elizabeth Bridge, the new improved version

Elizabeth Bridge, fast and furious

Elizabeth bridge (or Elisabeth Bridge) was originally built in 1897-1903, so after the Chain Bridge, Margaret Bridge and Liberty bridges. It was named for Empress Elizabeth of the Austro-Hungarian Empire, the Hungarians great favourite,...