Name: Citadel
Category: Architecture, castles and historic districts
Location: 1118 Budapest, Citadella sétány


Built in 1851 at the order of François-Joseph, it crowns the top of mount Gellért. The Hungarian revolt of 1848-1849 having “shook” the Austrians, who saw in this defensive works a means to control the city.… Read the rest here →

Gellért Hill

Name: Gellért Hill
Category: Nature and gardens
Location: 1118 Budapest, Kelenhegyi út


Located between Elizabeth Bridge and Liberty Bridge (Várbalang), Gellért Hill (235m) is one of the most characteristic features of the right bank of the Danube. In the 19C, the hill’s slopes were covered in vines, later wiped out by phylloxera.… Read the rest here →

Budapest’s Bests in Three Days

The guide offers a blend of leisure and exploration for a captivating journey through Budapest’s splendors across three days. Begin with a luxurious coffee experience, dive into Budapest’s vibrant shopping scene, and marvel at the historic Great Market Hall. The journey transitions from urban marvels to natural beauty, including a serene walk across Liberty Bridge and an ascent of Gellért Hill for breathtaking views.… Read the rest here →

The best day trips outside Budapest

Discover the beauty beyond Budapest with enchanting day trips that offer everything from serene Danube cruises to the lush vineyards of Etyek and the historical grandeur of towns like Gödöllő and Szentendre. Whether you’re exploring majestic castles, delving into the rich cultural heritage, or simply enjoying the breathtaking landscapes, these excursions promise unforgettable adventures just a stone’s throw from Hungary’s capital.… Read the rest here →