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Welcome & thanks for enjoying a moment here looking at what's 'Buzzing in Budapest'
- you're in good company together with over 30,000 fellow smart Xpats in the Loop.

1. First up, here's a date for your diary: Xpat Charity Party on Saturday 4 November @ Marriott.
- to see what went on in the ballroom there last year you can check-out this multi-media party review.

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2. Next, you can see a wide selection of events happening these days below and in Xpat Calendar:
E.g. Contemporary Art Fair, She Wants Revenge Concert, Brain Bar Budapest, Bridging Europe Fest.

3. Also for your interest there are new Movies and Specials, plus News, Information & Inspiration:
E.g. Top Options for Expat Thrill-Seekers, Best Local Chefs Revealed, Balaton Wine Festival Preview.

We hope you like what's in it for you.
Best wishes from Team XpatLoop

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Calendar highlights

Look Into The Future @ Brain Bar Budapest

Europe’s largest annual festival on the future offers an extraordinary opportunity in Hungary to delve into the most pressing issues of the 21st century together with top global minds including scientists, politicians & cultural icons.

21 September - House of Music Budapest

Contemporary Art Fair by the Danube

Held over four days, this annual showcase for artists, gallerists and collectors (dating back three decades to 1994), is being held for the first time at the prestigious Bálna building beside the Danube.

22 September - Bálna Budapest

Investigate Local Music: Independent Records Fair

This special records fair provides the opportunity to find out about, and support Hungarian independent record labels. It offers a chance to explore a wide array of music formats, including vinyl, CDs & cassettes.

23 September - House of Music Budapest

Lady Gaga's Favourites: She Wants Revenge Gig

At the request of Gaga, their song was featured in American Horror Story, while the music vid was directed by Joaquin Phoenix. Despite such success they've broken up several times, so check them out while they are on tour.

24 September - Dürer Kert Budapest

Classical Ballet: Carmen

In Bizet’s classic, brought to Budapest by Ballet Pécs, Carmen is directed and choreographed by Balázs Vincze in a 60-minute production of passion and inspiration as seen through Carmen and Don José.

25 September - National Dance Theatre Budapest

Bridging Europe Festival: Budapest Festival Orchestra Concert

Joining the renowned BFO for this performance of revered Hungarian rhapsodies will be Jenő Lisztes, a master of the cimbalom, an instrument typical of the urban Gypsy music that inspired Franz Liszt in his day.

26 September - National Concert Hall Budapest

Boat Concert: Luna

This indie singer-songwriter and model from Ukraine saw her music career take off in 2015 with the video for her single Ocen. She has since released three albums, cultivating a sultry and sophisticated sound.

27 September - A38 Ship Budapest


Mystery Hotel to Participate Again in Diningcity Restaurant Week

The Great Hall Restaurant in Mystery Hotel Budapest is participating in the most famous Restaurant Week in Hungary, held from 5 until 15 October this year,

SEO Expert in Budapest Explains What Marketing Managers Don't Get

As an international award-winning SEO Expert at CRS Budapest, IMiklós Róth has been managing and delivering successful SEO projects for international clients in various industries and markets for over 15 years.

42 Restaurant Looks Beyond its Michelin Star to 'True Innovation'

The dinner menu at 42 in Esztergom is brimming with ideas, the service has become even smoother, the wine list more sophisticated, and the overall experience is light, entertaining and exciting. Even so, the chef is aiming for more innovation.

Job Opportunity: Content Manager @

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 - click this headline for details.

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