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Budapest map Below you can find a Budapest city map with street and square names and major public transport lines. The map covers mostly the downtown area. You can find…

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Margaret Island Margitsziget (Margaret Island) is a huge island between two bridges: Margit-híd and Árpád-híd. Apart from some hotels it is not inhabited, serves as a recreational area for the…

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Sights

Sziget Festival 9th to 17th August 2017 Sziget means island in Hungarian. This is the name of one of Europe’s biggest music festival, organized in Budapest on the Óbuda Island…

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Thermal bath – relaxation The best thing about Budapest is even though trekking around to see all the sites may be a little on the exhausting side, any trip to the city…

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Activities

If you are not familiar with the city or you have just a limited time to spend, it is worth taking part in a sightseeing tour. Nowadays there are plenty…

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Activities

The ice rink The largest open-air ice rink in Budapest is located in a beautiful setting, at Városliget (City Park) just behind Heroes’ Square and next to Vajdahunyad Castle. From…

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Activities

The castle After the Mongolian conquest in the 13th century, King Béla IV. ordered fortresses from stone to be built. The fortress of Buda was also founded at that time. The castle…

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Sights

It is not easy to find the perfect match, if you wish to buy a property for yourself or as an investment in Budapest. Even if you decide to rent…

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  Metro map of Budapest Below you can find a Budapest underground map showing all metro and HÉV lines and stations.       If you need a more detailed…

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Gellért hill received its name after St. Gellért who came to Hungary as a missionary bishop upon the invitation of King St. Stephen I. around 1000 a.d. His task was helping the Hungarians…

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