Hungary

The best Christmas Markets in Central Europe

The festive season in Europe is MAGICAL. Why? In my opinion, Christmas markets. Yes, snow is awesome too. But for me, it’s the festive decorations and Christmas markets that make Europe magical and gets me into the holiday spirit. Below I list the best Christmas markets in Central Europe. Prague Prague in itself is a […]

Why my stay at Hotel Mediterran in Budapest wasn’t great

Don’t get me wrong. On paper, Hotel Mediterran ticked all the right boxes. It’s a four-star property on the Buda side of Budapest. The hotel is well connected to public transportation and getting to the city centre or the Gellert Thermal Baths is a breeze. In the vicinity of the hotel, there’s also a mall, […]

The cheapest way to travel around Central Europe

Winter is just around the corner and what better time of the year to explore Central Europe than during the Christmas Season. Why? Markets. Lights. Snow. Gluhwein. Central European capitals transform into white Winter Wonderlands. Last year, as I was planning my trip to Czechia, Austria, Slovakia, Hungary, and Poland, I was searching for the […]

Tips for visiting Gellert Baths in Budapest

Visiting a thermal bath during your trip to Budapest is like a rite of passage! It’s a must-do activity you cannot miss! There are various thermal baths across the city for you to enjoy. The most famous ones in Budapest are the Szechenyi Baths and Gellert Baths. I chose to visit latter because I was […]

11 cool things to do in Budapest inspired by hit songs

Budapest is one of the most beautiful cities in Europe with lots to see and do. If it’s not on your bucket list yet, you should add it immediately. Right now, I’m not kidding! To help you plan your trip to the capital of Hungary, I’ve compiled a list of 11 (because 10 just isn’t […]

Budapest comes alive at night

Something magical happens in Budapest as the sun sets on the Danube…the whole city comes alive! The buildings are bathed in light, highlighting every feature. And then a peculiar thing happens. You start to notice things you’ve missed in the daylight. A random building suddenly grabs your attention for all the right reasons. A seemingly […]