Living in Budapest guide

Find out all you need to know to relocate and live in Budapest with the expat guide

Our selection of articles for expatriation in Budapest

The work culture in Budapest

Congratulations! You have been hired by a company for a job in Budapest. Depending on the position you will occupy, your first ...

Discovering Budapest

When most people hear about Hungary, they people think about the Parliament building, Buda with its castle and the river Danube ...

Adjusting to the culture in Budapest

Moving to Budapest for the first time can give you a cultural shock, especially if you are coming from a Western country ...

Popular neighbourhoods in Budapest

Choosing the best place to live in Budapest might not be an easy task as it will depend on the lifestyle you are looking to have ...

Accommodation in Budapest

Finding accommodation will be one of your priorities, whether you are moving to Budapest alone or with your family. Once ...

Buying property in Budapest

Buying a house or a flat can be a good option if you are planning to long term stay in Budapest. However, it is best to have the ...

Working in Budapest

Over past years, Budapest has become a popular destination for professionals looking to boost their career abroad. As mentioned ...

The labour market in Budapest

There are so many types of jobs available in Budapest that people from other parts of the country and around the world come here ...

Studying in Budapest

Hungary might not be one of the most popular destinations for studying abroad, but Budapest is home to some prestigious ...

Student life in Budapest

Besides quality universities, Budapest provides international students with a high quality of life and a range of benefits. So if ...

Developing your social circle in Budapest

To settle down in a new place is never easy, especially when talking about moving to a new country. Budapest is generally a ...

Developing your professional network in Budapest

If you would like to get to know people in your profession and build a circle, first of all, you have to open up and start a ...

The networking etiquette in Budapest

Effective networking is when you know where, when, and how to address potentially useful contacts, and how to avoid committing ...

Getting around Budapest

The transportation network in Budapest is quite extensive and organised, even though errors can happen here as anywhere else, for ...

Things to do on weekdays in Budapest

In Budapest, you won't be bored even on weekdays, with lots of things to choose from. Typical ones, as going to the cinema to ...

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