Budapest by Tag: "City Center"

Budapest Opera House

Why visit: history, architecture, world-class opera, guided tours, Andrássy Avenue A Brief History of Budapest Opera House The...read more

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Váci Street

Why visit: walks, shops, people-watching, cafés Things to Do and See Around Váci Street Vá...read more

tags: pest side shopping city center streets & squares

Central Market Hall

Why visit: indoor market, architecture, paprika, souvenirs, food court Things to Do and See at the Central Market Hall Built...read more

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Chain Bridge

Why visit: walks, history, panorama, architecture A Brief History of Chain Bridge Spanning the Danube between Clark Ádá...read more

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Gellért Hill

Why visit: panorama, walks, history, architecture, Statue of Liberty, Gellért Baths A Brief History of Gellért...read more

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Great Synagogue

Why visit: Jewish heritage, architecture, history, Jewish Museum, Holocaust Memorial A Brief History of the Great Synagogue The Great Synagogue...read more

tags: must see attractions pest side city center jewish heritage romantic architecture

St. Stephen’s Basilica

Why visit: architecture, history, mass, panorama, classical music A Brief History of St. Stephen's Basilica St. Stephen’s...read more

tags: must see attractions city center panorama renaissance architecture church

Inner City Walking Tour

Itinerary Vörösmarty tér – József nádor tér –...read more

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Budapest Parliament

Why visit: history, architecture, Hungarian Crown Jewels A Brief History of the Hungarian Parliament The Parliament building, a magnificent example...read more

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Andrássy Avenue

Why visit: walks, architecture, Budapest Opera, cafés, people-watching, Liszt Ferenc Square A Brief History of Andrássy...read more

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Budapest Broadway

Why visit: art, culture, entertainment, cafés, restaurants Things to Do and See Around Budapest's Broadway The intersection...read more

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Kempinski Hotel Corvinus Budapest

Opened in 1992, the Kempinski soon became a symbol of contemporary Budapest with its modern architecture. This 5-star hotel was the...read more

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Le Meridien Budapest

The building that houses Le Méridien Budapest was built between 1914 and 1918 as a pre-modern office and apartment building...read more

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Budapest Marriott Hotel

With its great location on the Danube Promenade, the Budapest Marriott Hotel offers spectacular Danube river and Castle Hill views....read more

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InterContinental Budapest

The InterContinental Budapest is located on the Pest side of the city, overlooking the Danube. Nearby attractions include the Danube...read more

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Marriott Executive Apartments Millennium Court

The Marriott Executive Apartments Millennium Court is within walking distance to shopping, restaurants and must see attractions, like the Chain...read more

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K+K Hotel Opera

Located right next to Budapest's Opera and close to Andrássy Avenue, the K+K Hotel Opera is...read more

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Budapest Academy of Music

Why visit: music, entertainment, art, culture, Art Nouveau architecture A Brief History of the Academy of Music The Academy of...read more

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Mercure Budapest City Center

This unique hotel is located on Váci utca in the heart of Budapest, just 2 minutes from the Danube...read more

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Vörösmarty Square

Why visit: walks, Gerbeaud Café, people-watching, shops, Váci Street, Budapest Christmas Market Things to Do and See...read more

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Mercure Budapest Korona

The hotel Mercure Korona is located in the heart of the city, opposite the Hungarian National Museum and only a...read more

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Promenade City Hotel

The Promenade City Hotel is located in the heart of Budapest on the famous Váci Street, just steps...read more

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Danube Promenade

Why visit: panorama, walks, architecture, people-watching, outdoor cafés Things to Do and See Around the Danube Promenade The...read more

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Margaret Island

Why visit: park, recreation, history, outdoor & indoor pools, running, Danubius Health Spa A Brief History of Margaret Island In...read more

tags: child friendly city center parks

Sofitel Budapest Chain Bridge

Sofitel Budapest blends comfort and elegance with modern technology and French flair. This comfortable upscale hotel offers breathtaking views of...read more

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King Apartments

The centrally located King Apartments offers one-, two- and three-room apartments in Budapest's city center close to many sights...read more

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Budapest Museum Central

The Budapest Museum Central Hotel is a small hotel located in the very center of Budapest, within walking distance from...read more

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Danubius Hotel Astoria

The Danubius Hotel Astoria, located in the heart of Budapest, was built on the site of the city's medieval...read more

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Four Seasons Gresham Palace

The Four Seasons Budapest combines intuitive service that one comes to expect from the Four Seasons brand, with panoramic views...read more

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Jewish Quarter Walking Tour

Itinerary Dohány Street Synagogue - Rumbach Street - Király Street - Gozsdu Courtyard - Kazinczy Street...read more

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Lutheran Church

The Lutheran church on Deák tér attracts attention with its simplicity, visible throughout the building. It...read more

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Mono Fashion

Mono Fashion is a multi-brand shop featuring small-series creations of Hungarian designers like Artista, Ahn Tuan, Feher Design, Nanushka, miju,...read more

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Varga Design

Unique jewelry designed by Hungarian goldsmith-artist Miklós Varga. His collection consists of medals, necklaces, earrings, bracelets, rings, cufflinks...read more

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Szabadság Square

Szabadság Square (Szabadság tér) has one of the loveliest parks in downtown Budapest. The...read more

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Károlyi Gardens

This charming little park once belonged to the adjacent Károlyi palace, which was the home of Mihá...read more

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Paris Courtyard

Built in 1909, the Paris Courtyard (Párizsi Udvar) on Ferenciek tere, is worth exploring. This eclectic-neogothic shopping passage was...read more

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Inner City Parish Church

The Inner City Parish Church (Belvárosi Plébaniatemplom), located next to Elizabeth Bridge, is the oldest church...read more

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WAMP

WAMP (Wasárnapi Művész Piac, which translates to Sunday Design Market) follows the example of the...read more

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Fregoli

Sorry to report that Fregoli has closed in Feb, 2013 Fregoli features contemporary Hungarian design, including 'Balkan Tango', known for its...read more

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Tisza Shoes

Tisza was Hungary's biggest state-owned shoe manufacturer in the Communist Era. Their running shoe was widely popular among the...read more

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Retrock

Retrock features unique one-piece creations by Hungarian designers. While Retrock targets a younger audience with fresh, new designs, it also...read more

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Falk Miksa Street

The famous antique row of Budapest is in Falk Miksa utca, just steps away from the Parliament Building. Many of...read more

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Shoes on the Danube

Why visit: history, Jewish heritage, panorama The Shoes on the Danube is a memorial to the Budapest Jews who were...read more

tags: pest side city center jewish heritage panorama

Jewish Museum

Why visit: Jewish heritage, Great Synagogue Getting there: Take subway (M2) or streetcar 47 or 49 to Astoria, which is the nearest...read more

tags: city center jewish heritage history museum

Hungarian National Museum

Why visit: history of Hungary, Neo-Classicist architecture, beautiful garden The Hungarian National Museum (Magyar Nemzeti Múzeum) is the...read more

tags: city center history culture museum classicist architecture

Virág Judit Gallery

Why visit: modern paintings, Zsolnay ceramics Getting there: Take Streetcars 4 or 6 to Jászai Mari tér The...read more

tags: city center art gallery

Godot Gallery

Why visit: contemporary paintings & graphics Getting there: Take streetcar No. 18, 19, 47 or 49 to Szt. Gellért tér...read more

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Kieselbach Gallery

Why visit: Hungarian painting Getting there: Take Streetcars 4 or 6 to Jászai Mari tér The owner of...read more

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Mai Manó House of Photography

Why visit: photo exhibitions, architecture, Hungarian photography, bookshop Purchased in 1892 and rebuilt in 1894 as a photo studio, the Mai Man...read more

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Stamp Museum

Why visit: one of the largest stamp collections Getting there: Take the Millenium Underground (M1) to Oktogon, or Streetcars 4 or 6...read more

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Underground Museum

Why visit: history, vintage train carriages The first subway line in continental Europe opened in 1896 in Budapest. The history of...read more

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Café Kör

Café Kör is located close to St. Stephen's Basilica. This friendly, bistro-like restaurant was chosen several...read more

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Kárpátia Restaurant

Kárpátia is one of the oldest restaurants in Budapest. It opened in 1877 and it regained much...read more

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Spoon Café & Lounge

Spoon is a three-deck boat docked on the Danube in front of the Hotel InterContinental. There are two restaurants, a...read more

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Café Central (Centrál Kávéház)

The Central is one of the oldest Vienna-style café-restaurants in Pest, having opened its doors in 1887. Journalists, writers,...read more

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Café Farger

Café Farger is located close to the Parliament. It's always busy, however somehow it still remains a peaceful...read more

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Café Picard

Café Picard, a small Italian-style café, located close to the Parliament, is a good breakfast spot. Salads, soups,...read more

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Muzeum Café and Restaurant

Múzeum Kávéház, established in 1885, is serving modern international and traditional Hungarian dishes....read more

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Fresco Vigadó Restaurant & Café

Located on the Danube Promenade, next to the Romantic building of the Vigadó Concert Hall, Fresco is popular among...read more

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Cyrano Restaurant

Cyrano is on the famous Váci Street and it is a great place for lunch. Their salads and...read more

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Szamos

Szamos, a popular ice-cream parlour and flagship store, is run by a famous Hungarian confectionary dynasty. They make mouth-watering ice...read more

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Anna Café

Anna Café on Váci Street is always busy. Popular among tourists and great for people-watching. There are...read more

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Mokka Café & Restaurant

Mokka's menu consists of traditional dishes from all over the world.

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Bor La Bor Restaurant

Bor La Bor, meaning ‘wine lab’ is true to its name – there are about 50 different Hungarian wines...read more

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Tigris Restaurant

The philosophy at Tigris is "to carry on the best traditions of the Hungarian culinary art", which probably says it...read more

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Summer on the Chain Bridge

This annual festival celebrates the bridge's birthday with events held on eight weekends from June to August. Closed to...read more

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Fat Mo’s Music Club

Fat Mo's Music Club is a popular pub. There’s live music almost every day. Jazz, Blues, Soul...read more

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Fregatt Music Pub

Fregatt is one of the oldest pubs in Budapest. They call themselves a ‘rock’n’roll music...read more

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Gödör Klub

Gödör Klub is a cultural workshop attracting a diverse crowd. They offer everything from rock concerts...read more

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Nobu Budapest

Nobu Budapest, the latest addition to chef Nobu Matsuhisa’s worldwide dining empire, opened on September 15th, 2010. It&rsquo...read more

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Café Alibi

Located right next to the University of Law, Café Alibi attracts a younger crowd with homemade pies, milkshakes, salads,...read more

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Snowy Budapest

Winter in Budapest - the snow-covered city center Budapest can be a magical city in the winter as well, so...read more

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A Photo-walk Along Budapest’s Mainstreet

Downtown Budapest is reborn from Kálvin tér to Szabadság tér Budapest&rsquo...read more

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Bábel

Bábel is a cozy gourmet restaurant located in Budapest's famous Váci Street. Named after the...read more

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Bohem Art Hotel

The unique Bohem Art Hotel is one of downtown Budapest's newest hotels. The historic building housing the hotel was...read more

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Erzsébet Square

Erzsébet Square (Erzsébet tér) is the largest green area in Budapest's inner city....read more

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Pest by Night Tour

Pest by Night Tour Details This tour features trendy entertainment hot-spots, including a walk through Budapest's Montmartre and Soho,...read more

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Time for Wine Festival

About two dozen wine makers from all over Hungary will showcase their best vintages in Erzsébet té...read more

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Egykettő Wine Bistro

Egykettő specializes in Hungarian wine and bistro style food. It's somewhere between an upscale restaurant and a casual wine...read more

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Design Terminal

Design Terminal’s unique Bauhaus style building in Erzsébet tér was built in 1949 and it...read more

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