Nyelv kiválasztása: Magyar

Sziget Festival 2014

Labor of Love: work is a pleasure at the Sziget Festival

The “Island of Freedom” is a nonstop party for most people, but it’s also a workplace for thousands of diverse employees. Meet a few of the diligent individuals who helped make this year’s Sziget Festival a success.

Posts from the stars of Sziget

Ever wondered how the musicians performing at Sziget see the festival? We've taken a look at their social-media posts to find out.

Festival fashion 2014 at Sziget

At Sziget we can do whatever the hell we want, and the festivalgoers determine what to wear in the same philosophy. We checked out this year’s trends.

Sziget Festival 2014 on Instagram

This week's trending topic on photo-sharing websites is definitely #Sziget in Budapest, and we're thrilled with the beautiful photos festival-goers are taking of their "Island of Freedom" experiences.

What's Happening

Best on Show: top Budapest exhibits of Summer 2014

Fascinating cultural displays never go on holiday. Check out our roundup of intriguing artworks and attractive artifacts highlighted in various museums across the Magyar metropolis throughout the summertime.

Tunes Out: open-air concerts amid City Park landmarks

Amazing architecture and harmonious melodies surround audiences at a pair of outdoor performance series happening this summer within two of City Park's most iconic attractions: Vajdahunyad Castle and the Budapest Zoo.

We Love Eating

Tap into liquid energy with Roket draft coffee

Kontakt, the multifunctional café in Röser Courtyard between Astoria and Deák Square, offers a new specialty for iced-coffee lovers: from a nitrogen-driven tap flows high-quality cold coffee called Roket.

Around Budapest

Life in Budapest

Rising Districts: gastro adventures on Lövőház Street

Yes, there is life in Buda, too: this time we will show you "Buda's Pozsonyi Street", also known as Lövőház Street, which was transformed into a pedestrian precinct just four years ago. Within a small stretch of this tree-lined lane, a great number of restaurants, cafés, and stores opened recently, much to the locals' delight.

Random pick

Thermal baths

Veli Bej Bath

Price category € € € € €
1023, Budapest, Árpád fejedelem útja 7.

Veli Bej Bath was founded in the Ottoman times, and has been reopened with modern fixtures. One can find here sauna, infrasauna, steam room, experience shower, family cabins, weight bath, Kneipp-basin, jacuzzi and, of course, a flat-surface pool o...


Best of street food in Budapest

After nearly one year, the time has come that we think over how much the gastro revolution grew in Budapest. We listed our all-time oldie favourites in our year-end collection, so this time we introduce new places with some mention to familiar ones.

Summer Places: Budapest's best outdoor hangouts

Everyone knows how difficult it can be to leave the office dead tired at six in the evening and then look for a nice place to drink some beer or wine or cocktails, preferably not between four walls. Well, we decided to share a guide to our favorite outdoor places!