The chef driving Hungary’s food revolution

(CNN) — Hungary is not a country known for its cutting-edge cuisine, but rather its traditional meaty stews, creamy soups, plum dumplings and fried dough. So when Costes became the first Hungarian restaurant to be awarded a Michelin star…

The ultimate wellness guide to Budapest

(CNN) — Renowned the world over for its beautiful architecture and breathtaking views, visitors flock to Budapest each year to experience the city's spas and wellness centers. Drawing therapeutic waters from 118 natural thermal…

6 of the best concert halls in Budapest

(CNN) — Budapest has proved a first-class sanctuary for music aficionados throughout the years, drawing some of the finest musicians from around the world. Today, the Hungarian capital embodies the remnants of its rich musical history,…

Mainland Europe’s oldest metro network

(CNN) — Just one meter below Budapest's UNESCO-protected Andrássy Avenue, yellow train carriages rattle into the busy platform at Oktogon Station. The crowds board and alight at the tiled station before a klaxon like noise sounds and…