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The focus this week is on Busó Festivities at Mohács Taking Place This Weekend

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Xploring Hungary Video: Busó Festivities at Mohács, 16 - 21 February

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Calendar highlights

The Wooden Prince, Opera House Budapest, 17 February

This mixture of a fairytale-like world of a forest and the realistically deep and human struggles of men and women, is brought to life in the 2022/23 season by László Velekei, ballet director of Győr Ballet.

17 February -

Finnish Film Days

The annual Finnish film days, Finn Filmnapok, will be held from the 15th to the 19th of February 2023 at Toldi Mozi in Budapest. The popular film festival will be organised for the 12th time.

18 February - Toldi Cinema Budapest

FlamenCorazón Arte Dance Theatre: 'Caminos

With her flamenco dance performance, Zsófia Pirók invites us to a journey where only our imagination can set the limit for the venues of stops. We can travel in time, space and between cultures, while the paths of others cross ours, but we can even meet ourselves in another era.

19 February - National Dance Theatre Budapest

Family & Youth Event: Carnival Merry-Making

Farsang stands out from the other celebrations in Hungary: there is no significant religious holiday in this period in the liturgical calendar. Yet this period between Epiphany and Ash Wednesday has always held significant meaning in folk traditions.

20 February - Palace of Arts Budapest

Time Machine Exhibition

This exhibition at the Ludwig Museum is not about the science-fiction possibility of time travel, but examines the relationship between time and art from different perspectives, and sees the works themselves as time machines that allow us to travel mentally.

21 February - Ludwig Museum Budapest

Comedy Night by Hot Paprika

Wedneday is Comedy Night Down Under with our good friends Hot Paprika Comedy… Free Entry so come early for good seats….

22 February - Down Under Bar Budapest


Matild Palace, a Luxury Collection Hotel Budapest Received Prestigious International Awards

On 2 February, the International Property Awards 2022-2023 were held in London, where Matild Palace, a Luxury Collection Hotel Budapest's stunning interiors were also awarded.

WhiskyNet Insight: February, the Month of Celebrations

Even though the Festive Season of December is over, and the very cold winter has arrived in Hungary by the end of January and the beginning of February, we still have something to celebrate!

Marriott Hotels in Hungary Joined Forces to Help Victims Of Earthquakes Hit Turkish-Syrian Border Region

From Marriott Hotels: Our hearts are with all those impacted by the devastating earthquakes in Turkey and Syria.

Root Canal Treatment Instead of Tooth Replacement at Evergreen Dental in Budapest

It’s a long way to go before we have to say goodbye to a tooth and need a replacement. The final step, tooth extraction, is usually the result of prolonged neglect and postponement of treatment, so it doesn’t happen overnight.

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The successful candidate will work closely with the Managing Director and the media partners, writers, photographers of XpatLoop. The main responsibilities and requirements of this key member of the team are summarised in this article.

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