Budapest Trivia: The Bridge That Never Was

If Buda and Pest were pieces of fabric, its bridges would be giant iron stitches that hold the two pieces together. Like London and Paris, San Francisco and Florence, Budapest is famous for its bridges. When visiting the capital, one … Continue reading

Budapest’s National Gallop!

When I was a kid, I will never forget sitting in front of the TV, watching Charlton Heston’s chariot tear around the track in Ben Hur. I wished I could have been there. Well, now I can!  The mighty Chariot … Continue reading

A Weekend in Budapest!

Sometimes I think I should change my name to Rick Steves. I’ve become a travel agent. All year long, I hear from people around the globe who will be traveling to Budapest. They ask me what they should do and … Continue reading