Oktogon Hostel

Etvs utca 19, Budapest, 1067, Hungary | Hotel
 

Travel Blogs from Budapest

Statues, Monuments, and Museums

A travel blog entry by burtonnm

9

... the "double occupation" of Nazi and Soviet terror regimes in the mid-1900s. The museum was very thoughtfully done- full of symbolism and moving displays. The museum itself is housed in a building that was used by both regimes for interrogation, torture, and imprisonment. The final rooms of the exhibit were in the basement where we were led through actual prison cells were prisoners were kept before their subsequent torture and execution. We also saw actual gallows ...

Do the locomotion

A travel blog entry by sarahlamoureux

10

... It was hot and humid and I almost melted, but the art was amazing and I got some one of a kind postcards with handmade envelopes (craft-haters, scroll on please :D). That night, we were able to visit one of the more touristy parts of Budapest, the IceBar, which as the name suggests is a bar made of ice. We paid 3600 Ft (relax, that’s only 12 Euro) for the entrance fee and two drinks served in ice-glasses. It was a very small venue, but something ...

Day 56: We were apart for four hours!

A travel blog entry by johnnyandamber

3

... the third back to Buda and down the fourth back to Pest. It was actually an interesting walk because we got to walk along the river in between the bridges. It was not a short walk either. Took us about 2 hours. My new jeans are pretty sweet. They are Eddie Bauer... who buys jeans there? I didn't think I would ever wear a pair. I think that they are thicker than my other pair because they kept me nice and warm on the walk. Also, great news, they are not too short! ...

Day 34, (Topdeck day 2) Budapest

A travel blog entry by lisanovotny

This morning we had a Segway tour. Segways are actually the best thing ever!! So we zoomed around Budapest and learned that there's actually quite a lot to see here and we wished we had more time. The tour ended at 12:30 We went to a restaurant the tour guide recommended for lunch, and tried traditional Hungarian beef goulash. This stuff is awesome! Definitely making it when I'm back home. After lunch ...

Budapest

A travel blog entry by jedhuggett

8

Budapest is an amazing city. Its alot like paris more colourfull. We check out some sites in the town its prity cool.we very mature the hole time. We also did a dinner cruise up the river at night. That was stunning, good food too. A few of us visited a terror musem. It was on world war 2. Unfortanatly you canot take photos in ther but some of the stuff you see is prity rough. I did get locked in one of the sells by my roomie and he got a sneekey ...

Location

This hotel, located in the Terézváros area of Budapest, is near House of Terror, Andrassy Avenue, Liszt Ferenc Memorial Museum (Liszt Ferenc Emlekmuzeum), and Muvesz mozi.
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