Budapest: Exploring Pest

Budapest: Exploring Pest, Budapest, Hungary (B)

I’m not going to lie to you reader-friends, my Budapest coverage is all over the place. Earlier this week, I shared with you the pictures from our nighttime cruise and yesterday I detailed the highlights from the Buda side of Budapest. Today, I will be covering the last piece of the puzzle: Pest. Although these events aren’t in exact chronological order, they aren’t far off. Because of this, there might be a wee bit of repetition between the posts, so my apologies if you’ve read a few of these details a few times before.

Our first glimpses of Budapest came courtesy of Keleti Railway Station (I may have mentioned this several times before). Following a four-hour train journey through the Slovakian countryside, we arrived in central Budapest and were welcomed by the open arms of it’s largest train station.

From Keleti Station, we made our way through Budapest, walking nearly an hour through Pest to meet our AirBnB host, who was lovely–more on our accommodations later. ...... (follow the instructions below for accessing the rest of this article).
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Sights Featured in This Article

Guide Name: Budapest: Exploring Pest
Guide Location: Hungary » Budapest
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Article (B))
Author: Kate Slean
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Sight(s) Featured in This Guide:
  • Budapest Keleti Railway Station
  • Liberty Square
  • monument commemorating the Soviet liberation of Hungary in World War II from Nazi Germany occupation
  • Ronald Reagan
  • Hungarian Parliament Building
  • Shoes on the Danube
  • Chain Bridge
  • Heroes Square
  • City Park
  • Széchenyi Thermal Bath
  • Central Market Hall
  • House of Terror

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