I’d like to think that the creator was aware of the double meaning of this sign :D Spotted inside Szent István-bazilika last spring. We can all sympathize… as we plan our own tourist outings.
Budapest has a lot of suspended sites — empty buildings and enclosures that now fulfill no practical function, no useful purpose. Commonly cited to tourists are the old Hungarian State Television building and the Ballet House, both grand and beautiful
If you can catch Fisherman’s Bastion in the off-season without tourist groups, you’ll find yourself in one of the most romantic spots in Budapest. At night under the glistening Buda lights or in broad daylight under warm sunshine, this place
Especially for today but also for the everyday. Not just for Hungary but for everywhere. “No questions of national identity in the present can ever avoid encountering the painful secrets of the past. In this sense, as long as these
Nagymező utca is full of great things: the ruin pub Instant, the restaurant Két Szerecsen, a major photography gallery, many many theatres, many many theatre cafes, the sketchy B-City Pub and its friends, a classy tattoo shop, an awesome grocer
Leather, porcelain, and rooster testicles: staples of the Budapest Spring Festival
This is what Budapest was like. – I know the whole world is talking about the weather going crazy, and Ithaca has conditioned me to shrug when all four seasons chase each other through one day, but it really sucks