Central Europe by Train

We certainly prefer to travel by train instead of bus. And especially for distances located at most 4 h bytrain, it’s also a pleasure to travel like this. We generally get to Budapest only by train: cheap, fast and a delight.

13 FREE Things to Do in Budapest

Free things to do in Budapest are quite easy to find and they allow to you stretch the budget even further. As you know, Budapest is a city we love and wouldn’t mind even living there. We also travel there as often as we can – at least once a year – and we’ve made…

Top 7 Reasons to Visit Budapest During Winter

Winter in Central-Eastern Europe conjures images of snow , mulled wine and wearing an entire wardrobe so that you won’t feel cold outside. Over the past years, winter is quite mild in this area but the cold spells can show up any time. While most of the romantic things to do during winter don’t include…

5 Easy Day Trips from Budapest

The capital of Hungary, Budapest, offers a lot of things to do within the city limits. You really cannot get bored on a trip here. But we all love diversity and , over the years, we’ve come to enjoy doing various day trips from the cities we are visiting. Generally speaking, when deciding to go…

Eger Castle, Hungary

We have a thing for Medieval castles. Or, better said, I’ve always had a thing for them. From our early days together, Alex kept mentioning Eger and wanting to go there. We finally made it for our 3rd wedding anniversary (May 2015). And it did not disappoint! We arrived in Eger, by train from Budapest,…

12 Best Places to Visit in Hungary

Although a small country, Hungary is dotted with interesting places to visit and things to do. Eger and Tokaj are known for the amazing wines, while Budapest is where you cannot really get bored. From the thermal spas and aqua parks available in many cities, to the enchanting Danube Embankment in Budapest , the interesting…