Hanna Szenes mini-statue in Budapest!

Hanna Szenes mini-statue in Budapest!

World famous heroine, Hanna Szenes’ mini statue was unveiled in Budapest, with the occasion of the International Women’s Day 2020. Hanna Szenes was a poet and a Special Operations Executive (SOE) member. She was one of 37 Jewish SOE recruits from Mandate...
Sissi (Sisi) – A statue of divison

Sissi (Sisi) – A statue of divison

The statue of the former Habsburg Empress in the district named after her was erected in November 2018 and it is a pure source of division among residents. I interviewed last week Iván Bojár (one of the most prominent architecture critics of our days in Hungary) who...
Ready for a walk in 2020?

Ready for a walk in 2020?

Packed with a bunch of stories and happenings from the end of the year, I am ready to guide through Budapest and its stories. Thanks to Fortepan, I picked for this post a cool and classy picture from 1939 that was shot in the Buda side, close to the Danube. Contact...