Budapest Times articles

Silver-haired bearded bartender with a big smile wearing a white shirt with sleeves rolled up underneath a grey vest, squeezing what might be a lemon into a cocktail glass.

A Christmas tipple

It’s Christmas. The season of goodwill. And giving. Lots of giving. Mostly giving stuff that people don’t want or won’t use or have no need

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Elderly man in a white shirt and vest holds a glass of wine as he stands in a wine cellar with wine barrels in the background

Sparkling Somló

While I rarely get excited about anything, I have three underlying passions that bubble to the surface on occasion: stories, traditions, and wine. When octogenarian

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Scary stuff

It’s the time of year when ghosts, ghouls, and goblins roam the fringes of reality scaring the living daylights out of kids and adults still

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Who’s Margaret?

‘We’ve never been to Margaret Island.’ It was a simple statement of fact, not a complaint. My many-time visitors had never, ever, been down to

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