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Italian virtuosity and fire with the BFO

Source: press release | October 19, 2016
Italian virtuosity and fire with the BFO
A delicate and sensitive musician, moreover, a top manager with a violin: Midori Seiler, the Japanese-Bavarian, world-famous artist comes to Budapest on October 23 to perform with the Budapest Festival Orchestra (BFO).

Dining with monks

Source: Press release | October 17, 2016
Dining with monks
What have monks got to do with gastronomy? Apparently, more than we would think. To find out, visit the Camaldolese Monastery in Majkpuszta until October 31, and have a closer look at this unique exhibition.

6th Mozinet Filmdays

Dorka Tamás | October 14, 2016
6th Mozinet Filmdays
On October 28-31 the 6th Mozinet Filmdays brings the best films from this year’s Cannes International Film Festival to Hungary. Six films will premier during the film fest and ten additional titles will be replayed.
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Big and refined!

László Doszpod | October 11, 2016
Big and refined!
Prestige Reserve Club approached a group of Hungarian winemakers to give their opinion of how a great white wine can be big and refined at the same time by presenting two of their wines.

Onyx Restaurant introduces new menus, new chefs

Source: press release | October 6, 2016
Onyx Restaurant introduces new menus, new chefs
Onyx Restaurant, located at Vörösmarty Square, has been representing Hungarian top gastronomy since its opening. As of September, Onyx welcomes guests with special menus dreamt by a new team.

CAFe Budapest

BOB | October 5, 2016
CAFe Budapest
The 25th CAFe Budapest Contemporary Arts Festival kicks off this Friday featuring more than 100 programs at multiple venues. Dance, music, theater, fashion and fine art are all on the table between October 7-23.

How happy Hungarians are?

Translation: Alexandra Ruff | September 29, 2016
How happy Hungarians are?
Hungary's first ever Happiness Map has been created by The World is Better With You Foundation. Surprisingly, it turned out from the detailed report that Hungarians are not as melancholic as many believe!

Budapesti Nagybani Piac celebrates 25 years

Source: press release | September 28, 2016
25 years ago, the country's biggest fruit and vegetable market specializing in wholesale trade opened its gates. Today over 400,000 buyers and 200,000 sellers visit the market, which is open six days a week.

New compulsory ratio for Szekszárd bikavér

Source: press release | September 19, 2016
The compulsory ratio of Kékfrankos variety has recently been increased in Bikavér cuvée of Szekszárd: at least 50% of this red cuvée should consist of Kékfrankos and Kadarka, with the minimum ratio of 45% and 5%, respectively.

Kempinski in Budapest receives World Travel Award

Source: press release | September 7, 2016
Kempinski Hotel Corvinus Budapest was recently named 'Hungary’s Leading Business Hotel' by the travel industry's most prestigious awards program, the World Travel Awards, for the third time this year.

Duck-trio, literary coctails, Hadik!

Translation: Alexandra Ruff | August 30, 2016
Hadik’s reconstruction is almost completed with only finishing touches left to be done until its opening in September. New design, menu and amazing program selection are all waiting for the guests to arrive.

World Press Photo 2016

Source: press release | August 29, 2016
Hailed as the Oscars of photojournalism, the world's most prestigious annual photo exhibition returns to Hungary this fall to be hosted at Budapest’s Museum of Ethnography on September 23 - October 23.

Babel re-opens

Translation: Alexandra Ruff | July 27, 2016
Following a deliberate short break, Babel Budapest reopened on July 22, debuting a brand new menu and kitchen team in the very heart of the city, on Piarista Lane in District 5 on the Pest side.

Szamos Marzipan opened its 26th store

Source: press release | July 13, 2016
One of the most successful Hungarian family businesses, Szamos Marzipan opened a three-storey retail unit next to the House of Parliament in Budapest. The café boasts a superb view of Kossuth square.

Drinking kills driving skills

Translation: Alexandra Ruff | June 27, 2016
One year passed by since DeadLens Pictures presented the short film Gift, which was a great success. This time they lay emphasis on the dangers of drunken driving and the importance of responsible alcohol consumption.

Another BaoBox opened in Budapest

Source: press release | June 6, 2016
Budapest's second BaoBox is now open in District 3, with minimal design and maximum tastes. A wide range of steamed, filled buns are available for those who are hungry for Asian food.

Exciting Asian tastes at Kanpai Izakaya

Réka Alíz Francisck | May 23, 2016
Currently the best asian food bar in downtown Budapest, Kanpai Izakaya features high quality service and original flavors home-made from the freshest ingredients. Head to this eatery if you're a fan of Asian food!

23rd Best of Budapest & Hungary Awards Gala

BOB | April 6, 2016
Read on to find out what happened at the 23rd Best of Budapest & Hungary Award Gala on April 2 at the Kempinski Hotel Corvinus Budapest, and browse our photo gallery too!

Our special awards go to...

BOB | April 5, 2016
The 23rd Best of Budapest & Hungary Award Gala was held at the Kempinski Hotel Corvinus Budapest on April 2, to honor the individuals selected as the 2015 Special Award winners.

The Best of Budapest & Hungary 2016 awards go to...

BOB | April 1, 2016
Based on more than online 10,000 votes, this year the Best of Budapest & Hungary prize are awarded in 47 categories to 285 service providers - the best of the domestic hospitality, hotel and further service industries.