Not a film festival for gays, but a gay film festival for everyone

The Művész cinema is the home of the 2nd Humen Film Festival between 14 and 17 September, 2017. The program is once again compiled of movies that haven’t been screened in Hungary before. The 2017 edition of the festival is centered around popular blockbusters that were both admired by the …

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„Budapest is a city that changes every day and you never get bored of it” – Interview with Jorge Rosas León

Let’s meet Jorge, a Mexican guy from the harbour city of Santa Anna de Tampico, where you can see crocodiles walking on the streets when it rains.   How was your life before moving to Budapest?   My life back in Mexico was just like the typical provincial family’s. I finished college …

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A chocolate museum next to the Parliament

Everybody loves chocolate – but not many of us know how that dark deliciousness became one of the most popular sweets in the world. Luckily, now we have the chance to not only learn about the process of chocolate making, but also the history behind a Hungarian chocolate manufacture while indulging in …

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“Budapest is a good option to settle down” – Interview with Luis José Tello

Born and raised in Guatemala, Luis is a 28-year-old guy who has a registered relationship with a Hungarian. The 30th of June was their first anniversary. Let’s meet Luis! How was your life before moving to Budapest? For the past few years I have been traveling due to studies and work. The …

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I have always tried to find the things which I love about this city – Interview with Hardikkumar Mistry

Originally from Gujarat, far from Hungary, Hardikkumar Mistry has a touching story to tell about the life of gay men in India. His job brought him to Budapest where he has found a new way of living slightly different to the Indian one. Please, tell us about yourself. How was …

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Budapest by Night on a TukTuk

Just imagine the feeling of gliding through the Liberty Bridge and listening to the bustling of the city while looking at the lights dancing on the Danube and listening to music or getting to know the city a little bit better with the help of an excellent guide. On the …

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Everything I need to know in life I learned from Paris Hilton

Ever since I was a teenager, I have been a victim of pop culture. Reality shows, fashion and bad music are still some of my favorite things. When I listen to music from the mid 2000s, I automatically get transported to my adolescent years in which life was easier. And …

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International Budapest: Interview with Marcus Oda

It’s easy to make new friends when you are far from home. It is our natural act for survival. We open up more and more easily to strangers in several situations. An interview however is not the case. “It’s weird to talk about yourself for so long”, Marcus told me …

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You are in one of the best cities in Europe

Bruno is a French man originally from Paris. Love brought him to Budapest where he has found one of the best cities in Europe.   How was your life before moving to Budapest? Very different. I learnt so much here, especially patience. Compared to the countries that I had lived and …

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Proud Hungary – Perfect Budapest

Budapest is a weird place. So weird that it is impossible not to fall in love with it. I have always thought that cities or countries are like people. Their location determines their look and their culture forms their personality. Some countries are beautiful but boring, some others are not …

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