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Andrássy Boulevard, Austro-Hungarian Empire, Budapest Ballet Institute, Budapest Opera House, Budapest sights, Ferenc Erkel, Franz Liszt, History of Budapest, Things to do in Budapest

Budapest Opera House

When you’re walking down Andrássy Boulevard (Budapest’s longest road – and it’s most grand!) you certainly can’t miss the Budapest Opera House. It’s one of the most striking sights on the boulevard, and possibly...

Elizabeth Bridge, the new improved version

Elizabeth Bridge in Budapest

Introduction Elizabeth bridge (or Elisabeth Bridge) was originally built in 1897-1903, so after the Chain Bridge, Margaret Bridge and Liberty bridges. The name was in honor of Empress Elizabeth of the Austro-Hungarian Empire, the...