Three men stand performing a Shakespeare play, one dressed as a woman.

SÖR – National Theatre Budapest

I was very happy to see an English speaking theatre play in Budapest: something rare and a cool programme to have with non-Hungarian friends. The...

Sub-city

The metro system in Budapest is a dream. In fact public transport in Budapest in general is a dream. When you find yourself tutting...

Dry January—The Pulse Survival Kit

The month of months is here. Well, we are already half way through but there is still plenty of time to enjoy yourselves. Below...
A wrapped veggie burger next to a portion of chips

Istvánffi Veggie Burger

There’s this burger place that I keep going back to. You know how you either feel or don’t feel like eating a certain thing...
View into Madal Café from the front door, with the counter on the left

Madal Café

Right in the heart of Budapest's lively 5th district, a short walk away from Váci utca, lives a small coffee shop. As the hipsters tap...
The Black Swan bar. Thanks to Black Swan's Facebook page.

Black Swan

I was a bit of a weirdo as a kid. I didn’t have any friends. Not really. I walked around school with blood shot...
Café Frei's menu

Café Frei

This is a lovely coffee chain that you have to try. There are a couple of shops in Budapest and across the country too....
Camera crew working in the evening with hills in the background.

Extra Life

Are you dreaming of becoming an international famous actor/actress? Well, that most likely ain't happening here in Budapest but if you are willing to...

Wardrobe Fair—13th January 2018, Dürer Kert

It is sometimes tricky in this fair city to find out what to do with your used clothes. You might have a shirt that...

JFK—17th January 2018, Bem Mozi

  On November 22, 1963 The 35th President of The United States was assassinated in Dallas by a lone nut named Lee Harvey Oswald. Well,...