An insight to Hungarian Fashion – Interview with the man behind Mr. Carter&Co

Fashion is often misunderstood. Some people consider it art, others pure vanity. But what does it look like through the eyes of someone who breathes, eats and lives it? Ákos is a 23-year-old Fashion Designer. I met him a couple of years ago when I was shown his fall-winter campaign …

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Jewels of Budapest

After a few years living in Budapest, you might think that you know the best places in town, and to be honest you might, as jewels sparkle no matter how hidden they are. That said, this article is not meant to be a tourist guide, but rather a love letter …

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“I fall in love on every single corner” – Interview with Roger Llevat

Spanish expat Roger Llevat has been living in Budapest for four years. Working for an office of the United Nations, he has been around the world, yet he still finds the Hungarian capital fascinating. Whether you’re Hungarian or a foreigner, we bet you can learn a thing or two about …

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Humen Film Festival starts at Művész cinema

  Six colours, six films. Here comes the Humen Film Festival: between the 8th and the 11th of September, you can bask in the colours of the rainbow at ‘Művész’ cinema. The colours of the rainbow flag each have a designated meaning and each film of the festival represents one …

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Now is not the time to be afraid

Originally from Slovakia, not far from Hungary, Ondrej Mezővári has an interesting expat story with the deep knowledge on Hungarian culture and at the same time, living his life in Budapest with the eyes of a foreigner.   What has your connection been like to Hungary when you were a …

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Zarek, living Europe!

Thirty-year-old Hermes Soto, mostly known as Zarek, came from Culiacan, a small city in the northern part of Mexico. He moved to Budapest two years ago leaving everything behind to start a new life, to reinvent himself without knowing that it was going to happen. How was your life before …

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Raise your voice with Pride

As every year, Pride season arrives with a lot of controversy where even the LGBT community has divided opinions and preferences about how Pride parades should happen in different cities and which is the right way to fight for LGBT rights and acceptance. When we think of the Pride, practically …

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Sun’s out, guns out?

Summer is approaching and the race for that rocking summer look is getting more intense. Who doesn’t like some eye-candy on the streets? Tank tops, outdoor and pool parties, tight swimming trunks and of course, a well-trained body – yes, let’s go a bit stereotypical for a second and admit …

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Hunting season is here

The sun is up in the sky, the clouds are white and the wind is blowing with petals from the blossoming flowers – all these signs tell us that the long awaited spring is finally here. But there is one extra sign of the new season that is well known …

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Budapest, “the Paris of the East”

Medical student in Semmelweis University since 2012, Jean Baptiste Loubère came from Paris to do his studies and start his career as a future neurologist or neurosurgeon. He was born in Toulouse (France) and had been living in Paris since 2004 where he grew up and spent his school years. …

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