Recently, I have been asked a lot of times, why do I live in Hungary and what do I find attractive about Budapest! So here you go – a list of 17 things, which are cool about the life in Budapest. 1. Budapest Spas Hungary is the super power in fresh water resources and I […]
Infographics: Status Quo of Migration to Hungary in 1H 2015
Illegal Migration to Hungary Hungary has been experiencing a huge influx of illegal migration in the past half a year with an average of 1,000 people a day coming in the last weeks. Majority of them are arriving to Hungary through the common border with Serbia. To stop them, Hungary will erect a fence and […]
Photo report: Trip to Bekescsaba!
Coming to Hungary and want to explore a bit more than just the capital? Planning to go on a voyage outside of Budapest? Why not to go to Bekescsaba! This is a photo report from my June adventure trip to Bekescsaba. City, which is located in the South East of Hungary, close to the Romanian […]
Hungary: From illiberal democracy to pornography. Viktor Orban speaks.
The prime ministers of Visegrad countries (Slovakia, Poland, Hungary and the Czech Republic) were participating in a Q & A session at the Globsec 2015 conference. Hungarian PM, Viktor Orban managed to embrace reference to pornography, Christianity and family making in his answers. He also referred to Hungarians as discussion addicts (more about the all […]
Everything you need to know about Sziget
Since 1993, every August, Budapest holds the Sziget Festival, which attracts over 400 thousand people during the week of the event. What it feels like to be at Sziget? What makes it unique and unforgettable? This mini-series about the cult Sziget experience should reveal you answers and aims at giving you valuable insight to make […]
Everything You Wanted to Know About Hungarians – part 1/2
Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Hungarians: But Were Afraid to Ask There are around 14 million Hungarians in the world, from which around 9-10 million live in Hungary. But how are they? What do they like and what impression do they make on outsiders? What are the specificities that make Hungarians truly exceptional? […]
Ups and downs of living abroad
It has been over a year since I made the decision to leave my home country and as I describe it on my Twitter, emigrate from the Czech Republic in search of a worse country, currently residing in Budapest, Hungary. But what did the past year bring to me and what did I lose? And […]
Action plan and tips: Moving to Hungary
The sooner you find out that you are about to move, the better. The best is when it is your decision. I decided to move after some time of hesitation and after I found myself on a life crossroad when I realized that there is no better time to change and try living abroad than […]