Gellert Hill and Buda Castle #Budapest

My last instalment of my posts about Budapest is finally here. I have to apologise for the delay, but a lot has been going on, as I am in the midst of a career change and plenty of responsibilities have been put on my plate as my current employment ends. However, enough of real life, let’s talk travel. We were located just across the Danube … Continue reading Gellert Hill and Buda Castle #Budapest

The churches of Budapest

I am a little bit obsessed with how religion shapes different cultures and countries, and so I always insist on visiting as many churches, temples, synagogues, etc. You name it I want to see it. Budapest was so exception, with some incredible churches and cathedrals that showcased phenomenal architecture and such bright decoration. The Cave Church, Gellert Hill This was actually one of my favourite … Continue reading The churches of Budapest

The Hungarian Parliament #Budapest

The Hungarian Parliament is one of the most stunning and architecturally breath taking buildings. The sheer details both in the exterior and interior of the building make it a truly magnificent landmark and it is time I share some of its history with you. In 1873 Budapest was born, as a unity of 3 cities that reside in the banks of the Danube. To celebrate … Continue reading The Hungarian Parliament #Budapest

The Jewish Quarter #Budapest

Hungary is one of those countries that is truly steeped in history. It has been a larger and smaller territory, part of the Ottoman empire, ruler as the Austro-Hungarian empire. It has accepted different cultures but has also many times rejected the idea of multiple cultures and beliefs. The Jews have a long history in the country that is now known as Hungary, and generally … Continue reading The Jewish Quarter #Budapest

Langos #DiscoveryFriday

Another week, another Friday! I love this time of the week, when I get to go relax and invest some time into actually doing things that fulfil me aside from building a career. It is important to have various interests and explore these. However, Fridays are also a good chance for me to reflect on the wonderful things I have discovered! So this is a … Continue reading Langos #DiscoveryFriday