A piece of Budapest in my hometown in Romania

A piece of Budapest in my hometown in Romania

During my brief visit in my hometown Arad, located in Transylvania, Romania, I’ve taken a picture of the building that hosts the Mayor’s office and the local council. The building was built when Arad was part of the Austro-Hungarian double empire, and...
Local with a twist… Explained

Local with a twist… Explained

#localwithatwist Why? Because I am a Hungarian born and raised in Transylvania, Romania. Moved 10 years ago to Budapest, from day one I shared the same cultural heritage with locals in Budapest, but as a twist I had to learn the place as an outsider with the...
Today is the Day of the Hungarian language!

Today is the Day of the Hungarian language!

Today is the Day of the Hungarian language. It’s too hard to speak about our own language without bias. So, look what others say about it. “Hungarian language is logical and has a perfect structure and surpasses every other language.” – Jakob...
The Parliament was literally painted with gold!

The Parliament was literally painted with gold!

The Hungarian Parliament building in Budapest is definitely a miraculous building, with many secrets. Did you know that its interior gleam is because of the impressive amount of pure gold incorporated in it? I’m not kidding! The Parliament was meant to represent...
Somewhere in Budapest…

Somewhere in Budapest…

The beauty and the beast sometimes are next to each other in Budapest… But how would you call a ‘beaty’ that turns into a ‘beast’ due to neglect? Anyhow… Important to note, that the majority of the beautiful Art Nouveau buildings...