3 reasons why next weekend is going to be amazing in Budapest

As always, August is one of the most exciting periods of the year in Budapest. There are thousands of amazing possibilities to spend your free time and discover the city. Here are the top 3 reasons why the upcoming weekend will be very special.   National holiday & Fireworks The 20th of August is one…

True Italian hospitality in Budapest – We tested Caffe Shakerato

As the founders and promoters of Budapest Breakfast Card (a new, smart way to have breakfast in central Budapest) we decided to visit all the cafés and restaurants again we partnered with. We have 10 amazing breakfast spots in downtown offering fresh and fine breakfast options to our guests at d.Five Apartments. Our first destination was…

4 Best Places in Budapest to Watch FIFA World Cup Finals  

FIFA World cup finals are one of the most awaited events all around the world. Below we have collected the top 4 outdoor places to watch the finals together with friends or family. 1. Szabadság Square 1054 Budapest, Szabadság Square Szabadság Square offers perfect environment for groups of friends or families. It has a great…

Did you book your accommodation for Red Bull Air Race Budapest?

Budapest is the spiritual home of the Red Bull Air Race and will once again be the mid-season stop on the 2018 World Championship calendar. As one of the most popular locations, the Hungarian capital always pulls in crowd to witness the racing action. In 2009. 650,000 spectators lined the banks of the Danube For…

Budapest is the 2nd most beautiful city in the world

Budapest is the second most beautiful city in the world – according to World Cha Cha international tourism magazine. Celebrated tourism destinations like Paris, Rome or Firenze were all behind Budapest on this list. We Budapest residents are happy about this. Except one thing. We should have been the 1st city on that list. It’s…

The Face of Budapest as You’ve Never Seen it Before

One of the most unique events of the year is about to come next weekend. Budapest100 is an annual celebration of the capital’s architecture, history and culture. Referring to the 100-years-long history of the capital Budapest100 focuses on the classical buildings and monuments of the city center. The event highlights the untold stories, amazing historical…

Budapest is Among the Top 6 Winter Destinations in the World

In 2013, prestigious Condé Nast Traveler Magazine asked its’ readers about their favourite tourism destinations. That time Budapest earned Readers Choice Award as the 2nd best tourism destination in the world. Now, local Hungarians were made proud again: our beloved capital was on the list again. Budapest is among the top 6 winter destinations in…

Heads Up, Gourmands! 2+1 Upcoming Gastro Festivals in Budapest

Each year, more and more gastro events are popping up as wintertime arrives to Budapest. Although the weather gets colder each day, we think it’s worth to put our scarfs and hats on and go for a walk in downtown Budapest. Let us give you 3 good reasons to do it. 1. Flavors of Hungary…

3 Tips For a Great River Cruise on the Danube

River Danube is truly the most unique element of the cityscape of Budapest. Danube (or as we Hungarians say: ‘Duna’) is the second longest river in Europe and makes our capital stand out from many of the surrounding capitals. When it comes to river cruises there are lots of opportunities in Budapest: dozens of tour-boat…

3 Awesome Gastronomic Experiences for the Weekend in Budapest  

Although the rainy season arrived to Budapest there’s still a lot to do and discover in Budapest. Especially when it comes to gastronomy. From gorgeous food festivals to charming little gastronomic occasions the Hungarian capital is full of food-related events all year. Let us recommend you 3 great options for this weekend.   Season Closing…

Visit the world-famous Titanic Exhibition in Budapest

Titanic Exhibition is one of the most unique travelling exhibitions in the world. It showcases hundreds of original equipment found on the historical shipwreck. The unique, historical atmosphere of the exhibition take visitors back in time and make them feel being one of the passengers on the most famous transatlantic mega-ship of the century. Titanic…

Largest Hungarian Wine Festival Takes Place This Weekend

Every year, hundreds of Hungarian wine producers together with hundreds of international brands exhibit their fine products. Exhibitors welcome of visitors for tasting and buying quality wine at Hungary’s largest wine-related event: the Budapest Wine Festival. Hungary is famous of its’ thriving wine culture. Hungarian wine brands produced in the areas of Balaton, Tokaj, Eger…