“Check, Please!” & Other Tipping Tips

Fizetek, kérem! = “Check, Please!”

One of the glorious holdovers from times past is the ability to sit in any drink or food establishment without concern of being hurried out the door. Unless the doors are closing for the evening, no one will approach you to pay your bill until you signal that you are ready; therefore, you can linger for hours on end.… Read the rest here →

Getting around Budapest

Budapest’s 4 metro trains, buses and trams reach most areas of interest to tourists, while the outer suburbs are well served by the overground HÉV rail network. See more here about public transportation in Budapest.


Budapest has an extensive, efficient, and inexpensive public transportation system, but locals without global experiences, disagree with this.… Read the rest here →