Budapest and surroundings

Budapest is a city of full of surprises and wonder, with its lively centre, pretty parks, majestic river, tall church spires and lavish spas. One of the most exciting cities in the world, Budapest is full of secrets, hidden spots to explore and old favourites to revisit. This is the city where being bored is not an option.
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5 Wedding Tips in Budapest

Classical or extreme, elegant or cool - Be it a village church at the end of the world or a swanky world-class hotel - you'll find everything you dreamt of. Whichever type of wedding venue you choose, getting married in Budapest adds extra special memories to the big day!

Revving up for the Budapest Formula 1 Grand Prix

This year's Formula 1 championship season stretches over 19 races from March to November and the Hungarian chapter is roughly in the middle: the 11th Race will be held at the Budapest Hungaroring racetrack on 25th-27th July.

Young Artists of the Stage in Budapest

A few days ago, (July 9th 2014) a pair of pint-sized pianists took to the stage in a very grown up setting here in Budapest. Billed as the "Young Artists of the Stage," the two music students , 12-year old Grace Dong of Canada and 12-year old Jonathan Tsui of Hong Kong, gave an amazingly proficient and adult performance at the Hungarian Institute of Musicology.
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Day-trip ideas

Palace of Gödöllő & Lázár Equestrian Park

Head northeast from the city and visit the Palace of Gödöllő and its breathtaking garden. If you go a little further, you may see a real Hungarian horse show at Lázár Equestrian Park.

Szentendre & Skanzen

North from the capital you will find the lovely village of Szentendre and the ethnographic museum of the real village life of the Hungarians.

The Danube Bend

Travel north from Budapest along the Danube to find beautiful panoramas and wonderful architecture where the old river turns south.
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