Travel Guide: Vienna & Budapest

Travel Guide to Vienna and Budapest When: I traveled during the week of Christmas and left before New Years. Both cities are very cold in the winter but it is still considered high season because of the Christmas markets and winter wonderland feeling it portrays. Route: Flew to London Heathrow → Vienna → Bus to Budapest → London Heathrow → Home […]

Drinking at Szimpla Kert – a ruin pub in Budapest

 While exploring the Jewish District with a local girl/guide from Hungary, she decided to take me to one of Budapest’s famous pubs. Along the way, I saw a lot of interesting + cool graffiti and Jewish  synagogues. + Not just a “pub” but a ruin pub with the name Szimpla Kert (Simple Garden). Szimpla Kert is the pioneer […]

Budapest: St. Stephen’s Basilica

  About 50 meters from my flat was St. Stephen’s Basilica. AWESOME. At night, the front was transformed into a mini ice rink for the children. All around that were Christmas market stalls. They were playing Christmas music along with American top 40 (listening to Justin Bieber was a little funny in front of a […]

AirBnB: My digs in Budapest

Check out my AirBnB digs in Budapest: For my stay in Budapest, I got an apartment using AirBnB.  I love airbnb because you can usually find some cool places to stay and pretty reasonably priced. I loved it! It was right in the middle of things – right next to St. Stephen’s basilica, restaurants, and […]