The best classic confectioneries of Budapest

Dobos cake, Gerbeaud slice, Esterházy cake... Confectioneries are an important part of culinary traditions in Hungary, and it's not extraordinary to find one which can boast with a centrury-old history, or familiy businesses where several generations continue traditions. Let's check the most renowned classic confetcioneries of Budapest!

Upcoming international sports events in Hungary

Olympic spirit has always been an important part of Hungarian history! Budapest is a candidate city for 2024 Olympic Games, but the capital and also whole Hungary is already on the global map of the sports world.

Memories of the Belle Epoque: Hungarian Operetta

Part of the cultural heritage of the Austro-Hungarian Monarchy, the international genre of operetta received an unmistakable twist in Hungary and has become a real hungaricum. This light opera was incredibly popular in the Belle Epoque and the following decades, but spectacular performances can still be enjoyed nowadays.
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Educatio International Trade Fair for Education to return in 2017

Moer than 150 exhibitors and 30 000 visitors participate the event every year, held next time between 19 and 21 January 2017.

The best classic confectioneries of Budapest

Dobos cake, Gerbeaud slice, Esterházy cake... Confectioneries are an important part of culinary traditions in Hungary, and it's not extraordinary to find one which can boast with a centrury-old history, or familiy businesses where several generations continue traditions. Let's check the most renowned classic confetcioneries of Budapest!

Upcoming international sports events in Hungary

Olympic spirit has always been an important part of Hungarian history! Budapest is a candidate city for 2024 Olympic Games, but the capital and also whole Hungary is already on the global map of the sports world.
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Events & programmes

Get on board! Explore Hungary by ship

Hungary has no seashores, but even though Hungarians are keen boatmen. So why not combining a ship excursion with sightseeing, or explore Lake Balaton on water? Hungary also has some beautiful old ships, so we can enjoy historic elegance while traveling on vessels. Here we have a selection of ideas for all those who love this kind of vehicle!

The Best Gastro Festivals to Visit in 2016 in Hungary

2016 is The Year of Gastro Adventures in Hungary, an initiative of Hungarian Tourism Ltd. Throughout Hungary several events & programmes offer a great possibility to taste local, traditional and also international culinary delicacies, and give us a chance to meet local farmers and craftsmen. List of major gastro festivals here!

All of Hungary's gastro events in one place

Welcome to the world of gastronomy and GASTRO Adventures 2016, which is being organised by Hungarian Tourism Ltd.! This year we are doing all we can to ensure that everyone with wanderlust seeking vibrant events in Hungary can find the gastro adventure or destination that suits them best from week to week.
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Gastro Adventures

Gastro adventures in the Danube Bend

Among the many charming cities surrounding the Hungarian capital, it is no question that Szentendre, Visegrád and Esztergom are the most famous, and visited by Hungarian and international tourists. There are more and more visitors who adjust their itinerary and programs to the culinary delights of a region.

Sweet treats: cake classics of Hungary

Dobos cake, Rigó Jancsi, Esterházy cake… just some of the sweet classics of Hungarian cuisine and compulsory elements of a visit to any of the Hungarian confectioneries. From a romantic love story to 19th century innovation, they all have a story, and are much more than food: they are telling stories and are a piece of history themselves.

Costes Downtown awarded with fifth Michelin star of Hungary

Head Chef Tiago Sabarigo claims to demand strict discipline in the kitchen, but he also works 14-16 hours per day himself. However, when one enters the restaurant, does not see tired faces or gets dishes produced on a conveyor belt. "The secret is inspiration" – says the chef smiling.
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In a nutshell

Wine regions of Hungary

Wine was introduced to Hungary by the Romans, and the country was known for its excellent wines until the devastation of World War II and the Communist era. Recently Hungarian wines have had a renaissance and garnering prizes in international competitions.

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 to uncover, hidden spots to explore and old favourites to revisit. This is the city where being bored is not an option.

Public Transportation

Budapest has a well-developed public transportation system, with a network of a great number of routes of trams, buses, trolleys, undergrounds and sub-urban railway lines. Maps, schedule, and other important info here.
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