Budapest

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Budapest — Majestically straddling one of the world’s most famous rivers, Budapest easily earns its moniker “Pearl of the Danube.” Home to nearly a quarter of Hungary’s population, it’s the center of all things Magyar, and buzzes like no other capital in Eastern Europe.

Why Go

For strong coffee after a soothing Turkish bath and postcard-perfect views of the river Danube.

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Deal Alert: $225 Opening Rates at New Music-Themed Hotel in Budapest This March

January 28, 2015 by Christine Dayao

Here's something to get jazzed about: Aria Hotel Budapestis opening March 15 with a special rate that saves 45% off regular rates. The 49-boutiquehotel sports a ... Read More »

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7 Hostels that Are as Chic as Boutique Hotels

January 05, 2015 by Teresa Bitler

Hostels aren't just for students and backpackers anymore -- quite a few can hold their own against pricier boutique hotels, boasting hip décor and private ... Read More »

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3 Surprisingly Amazing Rooms for $10 Per Night

September 23, 2014 by Tommy Burson

Cockroaches, stained linens, and maybe flashbacks to the film Hostel might have come to mind when you read this headline. Sometimes, there is such a thing as ... Read More »

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For Your Bucket List: 7 Luxe, Once-in-a-Lifetime Travel Experiences from Four Seasons

August 19, 2014 by Teresa Bitler

It’s not uncommon for upscale hotels and resorts to offer guests extraordinary excursions and activities, but Four Seasons takes it to a whole new level. From ... Read More »

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Jim’s Journal: A Luxurious Take on Budapest

August 11, 2014 by Jim Sherman

I have been to Budapest several times and, on each visit, I adore staying at the Four Seasons Gresham Palace. In the off-season (winter, or shoulder season in ... Read More »

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