Top10 Art Nouveau Gems of Budapest

While Art Nouveau was an architectural idea that spread throughout Europe in the late 19th century, every country had their take, their version of it.

In Hungary, the Szecesszió is powerful, yet playful and somewhat darker than its western European counterparts. It’s wonderfully unique and we’ve selected the Top10 Szecesszió sites in beautiful Budapest.

Beautiful Christmas Markets of Budapest

Budapest has become one of our favorite cities in Europe and may be the best capital to visit in wintertime, when you can stroll through snow speckled christmas markets, marvel at hand-crafted artware and keep your hands from getting cold by perpetually carrying a cup of mulled wine.

But as in any wonderland, there are some pitfalls that may sour your experience. Here’s our guide to make the most of a visit to the beautiful Christmas markets in Budapest.

Cruising on the Romantic Danube

By Saul Schwartz Imagine yourself sitting on a cruise ship, glass of wine in one hand and your hubby’s in the other. Watching the scenery go by in a serene, tranquil fashion. Waking up to new adventures and explorations in yet another wonderful place. Going on a cruise is not a necessarily a Caribbean endeavor.…

Fat Thursday in Budapest

The Thursday after Ash Wednesday, is called Fat Thursday – or Torkos Csütörtök in Hungarian. This is the final day to indulge your taste buds, before the month of fasting begins. And the restaurants in Budapest have made sure, that you can fill your stomach before the Christian diet starts! Fat Thursday is a traditional…