Budapest: Odds and Ends from the Pearl of the Danube

If you can measure how much I love a particular destination in terms of how many pictures I snapped there, one thing is clear: I really loved Budapest. I’ve already written about my adventures touring the Opera House, learning about Hungarian cuisine, and visiting Castle Hill, but that’s not all I did in Budapest. A … More Budapest: Odds and Ends from the Pearl of the Danube

Budapest: What to Eat When You’re Hungry in Hungary

Before arriving in Budapest, I was not sure what to expect from Hungarian cuisine. I was pretty certain that…they liked goulash? Yes, there was that, but goulash was precisely the extent of my knowledge. I knew there had to be more, though, and so I signed up for a culinary walk with Taste Hungary, where … More Budapest: What to Eat When You’re Hungry in Hungary

Budapest: Exploring the Golden Interiors of Parliament and the Opera House

Spending a semester abroad, one thing I worry about is becoming desensitized to incredible experiences. What I mean is this: sometimes, even though places are amazing, things start to blend together. It begins to feel like just another grand piazza, just another imposing cathedral, just another beautiful mural – and so on and so on. … More Budapest: Exploring the Golden Interiors of Parliament and the Opera House