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Hello March - Budapest Events in March 2018

Hello March - Budapest Events in March 2018

Posted by: Roberta Gyori03/01/2018

Celebrate the start of spring wit some great festivals and outdoor events. Try some delicious Fisherman's soup at the annual Fish Festival, sample some Hungarian delicacies at the Flavors...

 

Air Canada Adds Budapest to its International Network

Posted by: Roberta Gyori04/01/2016

Air Canada’s 2016 summer season will introduce seasonal non-stop service from Toronto to Budapest. The new route will be operated by Air Canada Rouge, Air Canada's leisure carrier.

 

Hello February - Budapest Events in February 2016

Posted by: Roberta Gyori02/01/2016

With the ongoing Farsang (the carnival season in Hungary), the upcoming Valentine's Day, two great gastro events, and a brand new beer festival there is a lot to look forward to during this...

 

A Streetcar Named Christmas…

Posted by: Roberta Gyori12/04/2015

Christmas trams in Budapest. Christmas trams are back again for the holiday season in Budapest. This year, each tram is decorated with over 35,000 lights.

 

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Fungarian Express - 1-Hour Hungarian Language Class

Fungarian Express - 1-Hour Hungarian Language Class

Experience the real Budapest and get to know the true culture of the city by taking a Hungarian language class. Learn some basic expressions and impress your friends back home.

Fungarian, a team of enthusiastic language teachers, all experts in teaching Hungarian as a foreign language, offers fun and easy Hungarian classes...

 
Budapest Top 10

Budapest Top 10

Our Budapest Top 10 lists feature the most popular things to do and see in Budapest. If you only visit Budapest once in your life, we have a list of things that must be on your itinerary. If you're on a budget, we have a list of free things to do in Budapest. We have top 10 lists for families with kids, wine enthusiasts, art lovers, history buffs and more.

Take a dip in one of the city's famous baths, savor the local cuisine, check out some of the cool, funky shops featuring homegrown designs, walk...

 
Retro Budapest

Retro Budapest

Budapest is a trendy city that shares the world's nostalgia for the 'good old days' and embraces a hip, retro feel. Twenty years after the fall of Communism, and some of its 'achievements' have found their way back in vogue. Shops, restaurants and courtyard cafés throughout the city work to recreate the design and atmosphere of the '70s and '80s.

Retro-hip has never been cooler in Budapest, especially to a younger generation that didn't have to endure the repression of the socialist regime....

 

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Budapest Events
Happening Now in Budapest

  1. National holiday

    October 23rd - Revolution of 1956

    Oct 23, 2015

    Venue: Multiple locations

  2. Budapest Christmas Market

    Nov 13, 2015 - Jan 6, 2016

    Venue: Vörösmarty tér

  3. Tennis Classics Budapest

    Nov 24, 2015

    Venue: Papp László Budapest Sportaréna

  4. Christmas Fair by the Basilica

    Nov 27, 2015 - Jan 2, 2016

    Venue: Szent István tér

  5. New Wine and Cheese Festival

    Nov 28, 2015 - Nov 29, 2015

    Venue: Vajdahunyad Castle

  6. Gala Concert of the 100-Member Gipsy Band

    Dec 30, 2015

    Venue: Budapest Congress and World Trade Center

  7. New Year's Eve in Budapest

    Dec 31, 2015

    Venue: Multiple locations