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Straddling the Danube River, with the Buda Hills to the west and the Great Plain to the east, Budapest is a gem of a city. The Hand of ManBudapest’s beauty is not all God given; humankind has played a role in shaping this pretty face too. Architecturally, the city is a treasure trove, with e...
Budapest is a paradise for explorers.
...trove, with everything from Roman ruins and medieval town houses to baroque churches, neoclassical public buildings and Art Nouveau bathhouses and schools. And we're not just talking about Budapest here; walk through Szeged or Kecskemét, Debrecen or Sopron and you’ll discover an architectural gem at virtually every turn. Some people (ourselves included) go out of their way for another...
If you've been in business for over 50 years, you've got to be doing something right. We love the authenticity of owner Marika's humble establishment. Over the years, she's perfected her...
...arkable historical figures. Ottoman sultans used to luxuriate in İstanbul's Topkapı Palace, surrounded by fawning courtiers, harem members, eunuchs and riches from an empire stretching from Budapest to Baghdad. Centuries earlier, Byzantine Christians cut cave churches into Cappadocia's fairy chimneys and hid from Islamic armies in underground cities. At other points over the millennia,...
So many of Budapest’s attractions are suitable for children you’ll only need to tweak your plans a little to ensure the whole family is satisfied. Here are our family-friendly suggestions for making the most o...
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