City Breaks in Budapest
A popular traveling destination, Budapest has a wealth of historical sights and a vibrant atmosphere.
One of the most picturesque cities in Europe, Hungary's capital city has many top things to do. It is a relatively inexpensive choice with cheap Budapest hostels ideal for the traveler on a budget holiday in Budapest.
Budapest has one of the lowest crime rates of any European cities. Of course beware of pretty ladies at night and avoid topless bars.
Like every European city, a number of huge department stores have settled in Budapest. You're assured of good quality, reasonable goods in these department stores.
Corvin is a popular department store and is located in the Budapest's VIII district. Here you'll find items like kitchen accessories, clothes, furniture, toys and more. There is also a supermarket on the ground floor.
Travelers can also spend hours exploring the miles of caves under Castle District, which were hideouts for soldiers during wartime.
Budapest 's UNESCO World Heritage Sites are worth seeing, with Castle Hill and the splendid former royal palace, Buda Castle, a memorable sight.
Budapest is known as the city of the spas and travelers can take advantage of this by treating themselves to a spa experience. In 2008 the world's largest network of underground caves was discovered beneath the city and travelers have 118 natural springs to choose from.Backpackers on a budget may wish to avoid the pricey five-star hotel spas and seek out more reasonably-priced therapeutic spas by enquiring at their Budapest hostels.