Budapest Nyugati Railway Terminal

Budapest Train Stations

Looking for a train station in Budapest? Information about the three main railway stations in Budapest – location, how to buy tickets and transportation.

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Hungarian State Opera House Budapest

Opera Budapest

The Budapest Opera House is located in central Budapest’s Andrássy street. Opera Budaopest is a highly frequented and extremely popular location among tourists due to its beauty and the numerous important institutions it gives home to. The Budapest Opera House is Hungary’s only theatre specialized in ballet and opera with a large and permanent theatre […]

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Cottage cheese grams to cups conversion

Cottage cheese grams to cups conversion

I know that the official US-metric conversion rate for cottage cheese is 225 g per 1 cup. But when writing down the recipe for my cottage cheese dip, I discovered that this conversion rate is just not right. If you use that kind of cottage cheese where the cheese forms small balls, its obviously lighter, […]

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Hungarian passport

Hungarian Passport Ranks #11 For Visa Free Travel

According to a global ranking on free travel published by Henley & Partners, Hungarian Passport ranks #11 in the world for visa free travel. According to the Henley & Partners Visa Restriction Index, as of July 1st 2013, citizens holding a Hungarian passport are free to travel to 157 destination countries without the need of […]

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St. Stephen's Basilica Budapest

Basilica Budapest

Budapest Basilica – St. Stephen’s Basilica – is located in the center of Budapest, close to Deák and Vörösmarty squares. The monument is very popular among both tourists and locals – not surprisingly since it’s one of the most beautiful sights of the city. It was named after the first king of Hungary, Stephen I […]

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Chicken paprikash

What is paprikash?

Paprikash (or sometimes spelled paprikas) [Hungarian: paprikás] is a general term in Hungarian cuisine for stewed meat or vegetables cooked with paprika and seasoned with sour cream. Although chicken paprikash is the best known paprikash around the world, there are different variations that are as popular in Hungary as the one made with chicken. Read […]

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Szilagyi Balazs @ Debrecen University

Welcome to the world of Sipcy Goulash!

Hello and welcome to the land of Spicy Goulash. I created this website so that you can get firsthand information about Hungarian Food, Culture and Hungary in general. I hope I can provide you recipes and articles so that you can feel the spice. I’m not saying everything here will be 100% objective – how […]

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Lemon

The Benefits of Lemon

What are the benefits of lemon? First of all, it’s a prefect ingredient for many kinds of foods and beverages: you can add some lemon juice to your tea – it makes it more delicious, or just drink a glass of lemonade – it’s one of the most refreshing drinks you can have in a […]

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