Budapest Architect: Websites about history, architecture and
life in Budapest
On this page websites on the history, architecture and life in Budapest
(and sometimes Hungary).
This page will be extended in the near future....
facade reli√ęf which Julius discovered during a walk in the VI district)
Websites on history,
architecture and life in Budapest
About Hungary, and more. Journalistic stories and personal notes in
Central Europe. a Dutch blog by Runa Helllinga, which since
1990 has lived and worked in Hungary. Very interesting journalistic
stories about Budapest and Hungary. A recommended site by Julius.
A site full of stories in all areas by Kees Bakker (1945-2006). He
studied theology in Kampen (Netherlands) and was editor of The Truth.
He wrote cultural historical essays and travel books, and
Hungary had its special interest. Through this site you can access a
series of essays that he wrote about the history of this country, and
thus also about Budapest. Good website with lots of information.
The official website about the construction of the fourth metro line in
Budapest, a project that, in contrast to Amsterdam, had no major
problems with the underground drilling. The drilling has been completed
and has reached the preliminary endpoint Keleti p√°lyaudvar. On the
website the progress of construction, photographs of the stations under
construction, and more. The website launches in English.
On this website, the author describes briefly the history of 8 bridges
in Budapest. Not all bridges, for there is also a bridge over the
Danube in the north of Budapest along with a cycle- and footpath. Good
site, in English, which is worth a visit.
A good summary of the history, sights and so on. Website is in English.
A link to a wealth of information, in fact too much for a good
overview. In English. The website contains, July 2011, on various
fronts no current information.
The official website for / about Budapest. Reasonable information but
such as for concerts not advisable because of the limited
supply. Also, parts the website be sporadically updated. The website is
(Last update and verification of links: January 19, 2012)
can be found against a building on the XII. V√°rosmajor utca 84