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We're Geoff & Katie, a Canadian couple living in Budapest. We've been exploring Budapest since 2017, and want to make your Budapest trip planning a breeze!

Where to stay in Budapest is just the beginning, We also share hotel profiles, attractions guides, tips for getting around Budapest, advice on Budapest weather, and other essential tips.

Join us as we seek out the best Budapest has to offer...and plan your own trip to Budapest based on our experiences (and mistakes!).

get started with our expert guides to
Budapest's best neighborhoods

Start your trip plan by finding the best area to stay in Budapest. Our Overview Guide covers the pros and cons of 6 Budapest districts, and helps you get oriented within the city.

If you need more info, our detailed neighborhoods guides have tips, maps, hotel recommendations, and inspiration to help you choose the best place to stay in Budapest. Dig into our expert guides covering Budapest's best areas to stay below - just click on the image!

save money & time with these trip planning tips

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Visiting Budapest in February

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Visiting Budapest in January

A complete survival guide to visiting Budapest in January. Includes Budapest in January weather, things to do in Budapest in January, and what to pack for Budapest in January.

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A Local’s Guide to Winter in Budapest: What to Do, Eat, See & Pack for the Perfect Trip

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Travel Insurance for Europe

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Vörösmarty Square Budapest

A beautiful square in the heart of downtown Budapest, Vörösmarty Square is a popular meeting spot in Budapest city centre and a convenient area of Budapest to stay.

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