If you've ever wondered where the beautiful unobstructed photos of the Parliament building are taken from; this is almost ... More
If you've ever wondered where the beautiful unobstructed photos of the Parliament building are taken from; this is almost certainly the spot. Batthyany ter offers gorgeous views over the Danube as well as some sights of its own that are worth a visit e.g. the Church of St. Anne . The metro (M2) began stopping here in 1972 and as a result, the square is now a popular spot for commuters. There are some cafes and a few snack bars in the area as well as a large Market Hall.
The Parliament Building, inspired by the Palace of Westminster in London, is built of over 40 million bricks and half
a million carved ornamental stones. This massive Gothic Revival parliamentary house dominates its side of the Danube. The best ...
A treasure trove of books, art and antiques await you at Budapest's Ernst Galeria. This gallery specializes in famous international
and Hungarian art. However, they also showcase works of Hungarian artists who have been side tracked or overshadowed. Come ...
This museum's architecture alone warrants a stop, but it also played a major role in Hungary's history; Petofi recited his
famous 'national song' from the steps here in 1848; there is a plaque to commemorate this famous event. The ...