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  • 101. Bridges

    Budapest has 10 unique bridges: the modern Megyeri, North Rail, Arpad, Margaret, Chain, Elizabeth, Liberty, Petofi, Rakoczi, and South Rail. Most visitors to Budapest will probably only see 6 of...


    From the panorama tower you can see the city from a direction wich isn`t well known among the tourists: If you watch to the north, you see the Gellért hill, The Castle hill, the Bridges (the nearest...

  • 103. Eugene of Savoy Statue

    On the grounds of the Royal Palace in front of the Hungarian National Gallery is the staute of Prince Eugene of Savoy. Designed by Joszef Rona in the 1900's it commenorates the "battle of Zenta in...

  • 104. Gerbeaud - Confectionery

    Another always-busy attraction on the square is the Gerbeaud House, a wonderful old-fashioned pastry shop owned by a Swiss family whose yummy delights have thrilled patrons for years. The cafe’s...

  • 105. Past Events

    The exhibition passed quickly through Kieselbach Galéria, Budapest, Szent István körút 5., 2013. november 25-30. It is now in Gyor: Rómer Flóris Művészeti és Történeti Múzeum, Győr, Király...

  • 106. Ferihegy Aircraft Memorial Park

    "The 50 years og hungarian civil aviation becomes tanible in the open-air exhibitionoutside Ferihegy Terminal 2. Board the legendary passenger planes or sit in the pilot's seat. Gain some real...

  • 107. Time Wheel - Idokerek

    A somewhat controversial monument, due to it being considered ugly and expensive, the Time Wheel has been left in an unloved spot, hidden behind the Palace of Art Museum off Heroes Square. The...

  • 108. Hop On Bus Tour

    There are several different companies offering similar packages for the independent visitor to Budapest. For HUF4,500 ( in Oct. 2010 and still the same price November 2011) I joined a tour that runs a...

  • 109. Vigado Concert Hall

    Heading along the Danube Promenade towards Elizabeth Bridge, I found what I call a fun statue. It was of a girl playing ball with a dog, and as it often happens, the dog had the ball in his mouth and...

  • 110. Amusement Park

    Vidam park is an old fashioned amusement park with some of the attractions dating back to pre-World War II times. So, if you're expecting a mini Disneyworld or an Alton Towers, forget it, as this is...

  • 111. Agriculture Museum

    4 out of 5 stars

    The Museum of Hungarian Agriculture is the biggest museum of agriculture found in Europe. It is situated in one of the lovely buildings of Castle Vajdahunyad on the Széchenyi-island in Városliget....

  • 112. Ministry of Agriculture

    4 out of 5 stars

    The 3rd big establishment on Kossuth Square, behind the Parliament is the eclectic building of the Ministry of Agriculture. The designer, Gyula Bukovics won the 3rd place in the competition for the...

  • 113. Christmas Markets

    If you go to Budapest from time of middle of November to christmas, you must visit the christmas market. Unless you hate christmas. I love it, and I love christmas markets. This one was one of my...

  • 114. Kossuth Lajos Ter

    Francis II Rákóczi (sometimes you see the older spelling, Rákóczy) was one of a long line of proud and brave Hungarian nobles who opposed Hapsburg rule and sought to liberate Hungary from the grip of...

  • 115. Nightlife

    As I already wrote before, those Sunday dancing continue for the whole 3 hours that we were sitting there. It was a lovely way to spend the afternoon, and I said to myself: " well, those people...

  • 116. Palace of Arts

    5 out of 5 stars

    Not to be confused with the old Palace of Arts on Heroes Square, this is part of the Millennium City park along with the National Theater. It does have an arts museum inside, the Ludwig Contemporary...

  • 117. Franz Liszt - Liszt Ferenc Ter

    I came across Liszt Ferenc Square on my walk along Andrassy avenue. This square was named after the famous Hungarian composer Ferenc Liszt. It takes up both side of Andrassy Avenue and was abuzz with...

  • 118. Disz Ter - Parade Square

    This square is the biggest one of the stronghold of Buda. It is call square of honour and in this place years ago there were military parades and pubblic decapitations. Today is a very big nice square...

  • 119. Cycling

    4 out of 5 stars

    I have joined a Bicycle sightseeing tour in Budapest by Budapest Bike Breeze. We were riding with five other fellow travellers, which made the tour interactive and personal. Our guide - Márti, a 32...

  • 120. Urania Cinema - Uránia Filmszínház

    Rakoczi ut would have been a grand boulevard in its day. Stretching from Keleti station down to Elizabeth bridge, it is lined with magnificent turn of the century apartment buildings. Most are in a...

  • 121. Pubs & Beer

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    Hi there, Over the many many beautiful places I advise you a local hidden places in Budapest, coz Iam sure to find them is worthy. I met with a guy who actually working for a agency in Budapest...

  • 122. Hospital in the Rock

    This is a very interesting place to visit ,after reading about this place ,I’d like to see it so much and the visit didn’t make me disappointed at all. “The Hospital in the Rock” . This underground...

  • 123. Tropicarium

    4 out of 5 stars

    This Oceanarium is deffinatly must see if you going there with kids, or yourself are a fan of waterlife! Personally I was seduced by 11m big long tunel with different kinds of fish and quite fat...

  • 124. Kodaly Korond

    The final and 4th statue I came across in Kodály Zoltán square, was of Vak Bottyán (1643-1709) Bottyán was born into a poor noble family of Protestant religion. He fought against the Ottomans under...

  • 125. National Theatre - Nemzetiszinhaz

    Set in the grounds of the newly minted Millennium City, out in the scruffier part of District IX, the National Theater is a marvelous piece of architecture that is worth a visit in its own right, even...

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  • Apr 8, 2013 at 2:53 AM

    I was in Budapest a few days ago. It was very good. Our hotel was great, with friendly staff. we went around the city by bike. It was great! I think the name of the shop is Hi-bike! Their logo was a big hand. The shop is close to Deak Ferenc sq. You can easily find it Their prices are good and the bikes too. This was one of the best entertainment. We looked at the night life also! Do not miss out! Go to the was great. I really want to see the Margaret Island again! Bec It was fantastic! Have a nice trip when you going! I had only 1 problem the weather on this wednesday. :( :)

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