3 Tourist Traps to Avoid at the Great Market Hall in Budapest

The Great Market Hall in Budapest (also known at the Central Market Hall) is the largest market in the city and a lively place to walk around and immerse yourself in the local culture. Unfortunately, when we popped in for a light meal before bar hopping in the area, our experience in the food court … Read more

Szechenyi Baths // 15 Tips for Visiting The Budapest Thermal Baths

Hungary’s thermal bath culture has been alive for over 2,000 years and if it is your first time in Budapest, a visit to the spa is a must add stop on your itinerary. With 100+ thermal springs beneath the city that filter over 70 million liters (18.5 million gallons) of water each day, Budapest has … Read more

Szimpla Kert // A Walkthrough of Budapest’s Most Popular Ruin Bar

It’s nearly impossible to read anything about Budapest without the mention of ruin bars, and Szimpla Kert is reigning Queen of this popular nightlife trend. Located in Budapest’s Jewish Quarter, which was home to the Jewish Ghetto during WWII, Szimpla Kert was the first bar to set up shop within the abandoned ruins of a … Read more