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Towering 235m (770 ft.) above the Danube, Gellért Hill offers the city’s best panorama on a clear day (bus: 27 from Móricz Zsigmond körtér). It’s named after the Italian Bishop Gellért, who assisted Hungary’s first Christian king, Stephen I, in converting the Magyars.… Read the rest here →

 

Pest, on the left bank of the Danube, also has many historic districts, resorts and famous sights.… Read the rest here →

 

Cruising the Danube

Cruising the Danube
Cruising the Danube

 

There’s nothing like a boat ride on a fine sunny day.… Read the rest here →

 

If you want to start at the highest point, you will have to go to János-Hegy (John Hill) where the tower is 529m (1,736 ft) high.… Read the rest here →