The public voted and the results just came out: Advent Basilica is officially the best Christmas Fair in Europe in 2023.
Sat, 2 Dec 2023
Check out these alternative Christmas markets for unique local gifts.
Wed, 8 Nov 2023
Advent's first Sunday is less than a month away, meaning the city will be decked in fairy lights soon. Christmas markets are also about to pop up: see the opening dates!
Fri, 27 Oct 2023
Is it worth choosing the free-from products when shopping at the Hungarian grocery webshop Kifli.hu? Find out in the article!
Tue, 17 Oct 2023
Tue, 10 Jan 2023
Enjoy a fun and festive time in the Chinatown of Budapest! Marking the beginning of the Lunar New Year, the Temple Fair offers an array of activities, from face-changing acts to jiaozi making.
Sat, 24 Dec 2022
Budapest boasts fabulous window displays during the festive season. We have rounded up our favourite ones.
Wed, 30 Nov 2022
This year, the legendary café offers a pop-up shop and a special Christmas menu to get you into the holiday spirit.
Wed, 23 Nov 2022
Christmas is in full swing on Vörösmarty Square, which hosts Budapest's iconic Christmas market. Find steaming mulled wine, chimney cake and a sackload of artisanal products with gift potential.
Tue, 22 Nov 2022
Get into that Christmas spirit: a Christmas market and concerts at Várkert Bazár will get you in the mood for the holiday season.
Wed, 16 Nov 2022
More festivity is heading our way as the opening date for the Christmas market at the St Stephen's Basilica is approaching. The award-winning fair is returning this Friday with all its glory.
Mon, 14 Nov 2022
Budapest's oldest and most popular Christmas market returns to Vörösmarty Square this Friday and stays until New Year's Eve. Expect handcrafted gifts, sizzling sausages and mulled wine.
Mon, 7 Nov 2022
Walking into the Franc, it seems they mostly sell clothes, but taking a closer look, you realise that it’s full of all kinds of things: paintings, sunglasses, scarves, accessories – all that's vintage
Mon, 29 Aug 2022
Strike a pose – top designers from Hungary and the region will be showcasing their collections at Budapest Central European Fashion Week, being staged at the Museum of Fine Arts.
Tue, 19 Jul 2022
Sip coffee, mingle and press play – Kazetta offers recycled retro clothing and fine brews in the heart of the gentrifying Margit Quarter.
Tue, 5 Jul 2022
Pop into Gozsdu Udvar today, Wednesday, 6 July, to see and purchase original Ukrainian art created by four refugees currently sheltering in Budapest.
Wed, 8 Jun 2022
Pick up exquisite cakes and pastries crafted by the fair hand of award-winning pâtissier Attila Meinhart from Four Seasons Hotel Gresham Palace Budapest thanks to its new takeaway service.
Thu, 2 Jun 2022
Check out the cool new line of men's swimming trunks just launched by hip brand Tisza, created by talented artists with autism.
Mon, 16 May 2022
Visit the Greenhouse Market in leafy Buda for small-batch produce of the finest quality, from strawberries to Jerusalem artichokes.
Thu, 12 May 2022
Find cool retro clothes, including top brands, and contemporary art by the amazing Knox Martin, at Margitka, the latest trendy boutique to set up in the Margit Quarter.
Mon, 9 May 2022
See how Bauhaus still influences contemporary design at the Burnt Geometry display of furniture on show this week at the Zipernowksy Stúdió.
Fri, 4 Mar 2022
Find cocktails on a Friday night, healthy breakfast on Saturday mornings and quality shopping all week long at Balance Bistro & Delicates near Móricz Zsigmond körtér in Buda.
Tue, 15 Feb 2022
There's not only fresh seasonal vegetables at the new Szatyorbolt shop in the ever-developing Margit Quarter, but meat, bread and dairy products, too.
Tue, 25 Jan 2022
Wed, 19 Jan 2022
As District VII springs back to life, local design store Printa has just launched its new collection, celebrating the streets and landmarks of the Jewish Quarter.