Vajadhunyad Castle Budapest – photoblog

Key points Where What to see and do Not far from the central area of Budapest on the Pest side is the city park – Varosliget. Well worth a detour in an otherwise busy sightseeing schedule. Central to the park is a fairytale castle called Vajdahunyad which you can walk through for free. You can […]

Getting a taxi from Budapest airport – FOTaxi

Exiting the airport at terminal 2b and the signage is very clear, there are automatic doors which make trailing a suitcase or back pack very easy to negotiate. FOTaxi  has it’s own ‘office’ with staff that have very well spoken English. You state your destination and you are given a ticket with the taxi licence plate […]

4 day itinerary in Budapest

Day 1 Pest side St Stephen’s Basilica Opera House Walk along the Pest side of the Danube River Parliament Buildings 1956 Hungarian Uprising memorial Coffee or drinks at Four Seasons Hotel formerly the Gresham Palace Budapest Eye Day 2 Pest side House of Terrors Heroes Square Walk through the park to Vajdahunyad Castle The Great […]