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INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS IN HUNGARY

As locals call them: KÜLFÖLDI EGYETEMISTÁK. There are more than 15.000 foreign students studying at the major Budapest Universities: Semmelweis  (Medical ), BME (Technical), Corvinus (Economics) and ELTE (Arts and Science). The word university in Hungarian is EGYETEM and a student of it is EGYETEMISTA. Another major school type in higher education is the 4-year […]

By |September 10th, 2015|Real-time Budapest|0 Comments

Viva Budapest Public Transport!

No matter what locals complain about BKK (Budapest Public Transport Centre), it’s one of the best in Europe and we should be proud of it. A lovely group of Californians had no choice but do a sightseeing tour in a melting heat of 38 C. By using public transport (tram 6, tram 2, tram 49, […]

By |July 29th, 2015|Real-time Budapest|0 Comments

Capa in Color

Don’t miss a unique photography exhibition at the Robert Capa Contemporary Photography Center, 8 Nagymező Street, 1065 Budapest if you happen to be in Budapest between now and September 20.
For details go to: http://capacenter.hu/en/kiallitasok/capa-in-color-2/
”Though his name may not sound all too Magyaresque, Robert Capa could not have forgotten his Hungarian roots even if he had […]

By |June 12th, 2015|Real-time Budapest|0 Comments