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TRIANON100
2020.06.04

TRIANON100

Exactly 100 years ago on this day the Trianon Peace Treaty was signed ending WWI between the Allies and the Kingdom of Hungary.

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Dangerous Diplomacy
2020.03.30

Dangerous Diplomacy

During WWII Vice-Consul of Switzerland Carl Lutz saved tens of thousands of Jewish people in Budapest

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Flirting with death
2020.03.24

Flirting with death

Handcuffs, chains, ropes, straitjackets, cells, giant milk cans... he managed to escape from all. Harry Houdini was born on this day 146 years ago.

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THANK YOU
2020.03.20

THANK YOU

Let's give a big SHOUT-OUT to all the heroes in the front line dealing with COVID-19!

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15 March - Three colors on our hearts
2020.03.15

15 March - Three colors on our hearts

National holiday of the 1848/49 Hungarian Independence War

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Poetry of Gold
2020.03.02

Poetry of Gold

The Shakespeare of ballads - This is how we refer to János Arany, one of the greatest figures of Hungarian literature.

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Ferenc Reitter,  constructor of an era
2020.03.01

Ferenc Reitter, constructor of an era

Today is the birthday of engineer Ferenc Reitter, who has highly contributed to Budapest's majestic character.

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Commemorating the victims of communist dictatorships
2020.02.25

Commemorating the victims of communist dictatorships

Today is a day of remembrance initiated by Hungary for the Victims of Communist Dictatorships.

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The master of organic architecture
2019.11.20

The master of organic architecture

If we think about unique Hungarian architecture, the name of Imre Makovecz definitely comes up on top of the list.

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The rise of Budapest
2019.11.17

The rise of Budapest

On this day in 1873 Buda and Pest decided to get married.

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Lisa Simpson in some Budapest trouble
2019.08.06

Lisa Simpson in some Budapest trouble

The sudden appearance of Lisa Simpson caused mass hysteria among the Budapesters! But wait... we have a Hungarian connection here.

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