Most exhibitions are about yesterday. This one is about today.

When we go to a museum or an exhibition we mostly watch things of the past. Now, here’s an exhibition that’s completely different. World Press photo exhibition collects award-winning photographs of the best contemporary press photographers all around the world. The exhibition is organised every year in different countries worldwide. In Budapest, it starts this…

Annual horse race comes this weekend – The monumental National Gallop

National Gallop is organized year by year to celebrate Hungary’s rich military history and equestrian traditions. It attracts thousands of visitors to Heroes’ Square, one of the most prestigious locations in Budapest. It offers a great free-time activity to families, children and all fans of horse riding culture. Since the first National Gallop in 2008…

Start the autumn with Hungary’s greatest craft beer festival

Főzdefeszt became extremely popular among locals and tourists both since it has been organized first a few years ago. This year’s Főzdefeszt will be the 12th one and takes place at City Park (Városliget), the same location as earlier. The festival offers great entertainment accompanied by unique craft beer flavors for every beer-lovers. It’s the…

A mind-blowing, new confectionery you should try until the end of the summer

Hisztéria Cremeria has just opened on celebrated Andrássy Avenue and welcomes everyone with friendly atmosphere and a wide selection of that well-known frosty awesomeness. You can choose from over 25 types of ice creams on which you can ask for milk or dark-chocolate topping. With an opened show kitchen Hisztéria Cremeria also provides great entertainment…

Summer’s most remarkable beer festival comes this weekend

When it comes to beer festivals, Budapest offers an extraordinary wide range of possibilities. The worldwide known beer brand, Dreher welcomes thousands of visitors from all around Budapest with open gates to its’ huge beer factory and a wide variety of great beers. This years’ Dreher Brewery Festival will be organized between the 26th and…

Hungary as you have never seen it – Festival of Folk Arts

In the recent years, hundreds of developments have taken place in Budapest hence it became an outstandingly modern capital. However, besides modernity Budapest remained loyal to Hungarian folk and traditional arts as well. That’s why the national Festival of Folk Arts is organized every year in Buda’s Castle attracting ten thousands of visitors from all…

Concerts in the Zoo – An extraordinary event for families has began this week

Budapest Zoo and Botanical Garden is one of the main attractions in Budapest. Since its’ partial renovation in the recent years it became much more attractive for Hungarian and international families. With over 1000 different species of amazing animals from Africa, Asia and other continents Budapest’s zoo stands out from other zoos in the neighboring…

Vajdahunyadvár Summer Festival starts this weekend

Budapest became the capital of great festivals, parties and entertainment in Europe in the last 10 years. When we say festivals we don’t mean crowded rock and electronic music festivals only. Budapest gives home to dozens of unforgettable classical music festivals year by year. Let us recommend one, which starts this weekend. The Vajdahunyadvár Summer…

It’s going to be a busy weekend: Night of Museums comes this Saturday!

Since 2003 Night of Museums (Múzeumok Éjszakája) is one of the busiest cultural events in Budapest attracting lots of visitors – not from Budapest only. The key topic of this year’s Night of Museums is “Heroes, explorers, innovators”. Hungarian history is full of them so don’t worry. You’ll have an exciting weekend.

Top 3 places to watch European Football Championship matches in Budapest

We can honestly say that this year, European Football Championship is the most remarkable sport event worldwide. For Hungarians this year’s championship is even more important as after a 44-years long break Hungarian football team participates in European Football Championship again. Below we recommend 3 great places in Budapest where you can watch and enjoy…