Hungary Travel Articles

 
8 Ways to Enjoy the Best of Eastern Europe in Budapest
8 Ways to Enjoy the Best of Eastern Europe in Budapest Are you looking for a more authentic-feeling alternative to Prague's overpriced restaurants and accommodation and its theme park feel? Here are eight reasons why you should skip out on the Czech Capital and visit Budapest now.
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Central Europe: What to see + Easy Tips for Safety & Comfort
Central Europe: What to see + Easy Tips for Safety & Comfort Let Jenn Molholt show you the ropes on a trip around Central Europe: from where to go to how to get there safe and sound, Jenn shares all of the information you need.
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King of Budapest – Budapest, Hungary
King of Budapest – Budapest, Hungary The mention of King Matthias creates a chain reaction in the faces of many Budapestians - surprise, pensiveness, then mildness accompanied by a little smile. That motivates me to collect pieces for a royal mosaic - 550 years after the reign of Matthias began.
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Communism and Kitsch in Central Europe – Krakow, Budapest, Bratislava, Berlin, Europe
Communism and Kitsch in Central Europe – Krakow, Budapest, Bratislava, Berlin, Europe With the fall of the Soviet Union, Central Europe has opened up to Western tourists. Alongside the return of the old favourites, Communism has become a tourist attraction. John Guzdek provides a guide to the new Communist East.
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Budapest or Bust – Hungary, Europe
Christina Rebuffet-Broadus is on a whirlwind adventure trying to get from France to Hungary in time for the biggest festival in Europe.
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Tear Gas in Budapest – Hungary, Europe
Tear Gas in Budapest – Hungary, Europe Elise Bendikson's fondness for Budapest was only enhanced by her experience of the October 23, 2006 riots, although it did create some inconvenience.
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Testing the Waters: Gellert Baths, Budapest – Hungary, Europe
At first glance, Alison Brick got a warmer welcome in Budapest from the thermal water than from the locals. But upon a longer soak at the Gellert Baths, her initial suspicions dissolved.
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Communists Stand Tall In This Budapest Park – Hungary, Europe
Communists Stand Tall In This Budapest Park – Hungary, Europe Rex Crum finds that even though communism is dead in most places, it has a kitschy home in Budapest.
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Spring Travels: Part III, Zagreb to Prague – Hungary, Czech Republic, Europe
Sally J. Walton does a twosome for this final segment of her journey. After using buses, trains and her feet, the return flight feels luxurious before the inevitable time and culture adjustments.
A Discount Pass in Lyons and Budapest – France, Hungary, Europe
Solo Gypsy compares the two-day pass in Lyons with the one in Budapest - quite a difference.

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