First-up, here's a special seasonal interview with H.E. Iain Lindsay, British Ambassador to Hungary.
* He kindly confides about his expat life in Budapest, like his favourite party place, Hungary's best kept secret, and why he feels a common bond with Hungarians - noting they're warm and hospitable.
* Iain reveals rare insights about his hidden talents, who he admires the most, where he's spending Christmas, and what he'll be enjoying over this festive holiday - such as Szaloncukor.
* Plus Iain candidly shares thoughts about his future, the best places in the world to live, and much more including what's next on his agenda - including a new Brexit Town Hall Meeting.
On the topic of gatherings, there's a great variety of seasonal happenings in the Xpat Calendar.
Now here's hoping you like what's in it for you below, including 10 Seasonal Specials!
Best wishes for the Xmas holidays!