The classical and unique Hungarian Art Nouveau buildings are prominent. In Budapest there are forty theatres, seven concert halls and an opera house. Several annual festivals take place in Budapest. The Sziget Festival is one of the largest outdoor music festival in Europe.
The Budapest Spring Festival includes concerts at several venues across the city. Other festivals include the Budapest Fringe Festival , which brings more than artists in about 50 shows to produce a wide range of works in alternative theatre , dance , music and comedy outside the mainstream. There are many symphony orchestras in Budapest, with the Budapest Philharmonic Orchestra being the preeminent one. Budapest also has one of the more active jazz scenes in Central Europe. The dance tradition of the Carpathian Basin is a unique area of the European dance culture , which is also a special transition between the Balkans and Western Europe regions.
The city is home to several authentic Hungarian folk dance ensembles which range from small ensembles to professional troupes. Budapest is one of the few cities in the world with a high school for learning folk dance. Budapest is home to a fashion week twice a year, where the city's fashion designers and houses present their collections and provide a meeting place for the fashion industry representatives.
Budapest Fashion Week additionally a place for designers from other countries may present their collections in Budapest. Budapest is a prominent location for the Hungarian entertainment industry, with many films, television series, books, and other media set there.
Budapest is the largest centre for film and television production in Hungary. In , it employed more than 50, people and generated This is less than a quarter of the channels broadcast from Budapest; for the whole picture see Television in Hungary.
In , there were 7. In the modern age, Budapest developed its own peculiar cuisine, based on products of the nearby region, such as lamb, pork and vegetables special to the region. Modern Hungarian cuisine is a synthesis of ancient Asiatic components mixed with French, Germanic, Italian, and Slavic elements. The food of Hungary can be considered a melting pot of the continent, with a culinary base formed from its own, original Magyar cuisine.
Considerable numbers of Saxons , Armenians, Italians, Jews and Serbs settled in the Hungarian basin and in Transylvania, also contributing with different new dishes. Hungarian cuisine was influenced by Austrian cuisine under the Austro-Hungarian Empire , dishes and methods of food preparation have often been borrowed from Austrian cuisine, and vice versa.
Budapest restaurants reflect diversity, with menus carrying traditional regional cuisine, fusions of various culinary influences, or innovating in the leading edge of new techniques. Budapest' food shops also have a solid reputation for supplying quality specialised culinary products and supplies, reputations that are often built up over generations.
Foodies can also find the highest quality foods served in several Michelin-starred restaurants, like Onyx, Costes, Borkonyha or Tanti. Some of the better known feature films set in Budapest are Kontroll , The District! Impossible — Ghost Protocol and Spy. It was filmed in Germany and set in the fictional Republic of Zubrowka which is in the alpine mountains of Hungary.
Budapest has lost several bids to host the games, in , , , , and to Berlin , Antwerp , London , and Rome , respectively. However, they have recently withdrawn and only Paris and Los Angeles remain as candidates for the Olympics. Numerous Olympic, World, and European Championship winners and medalists reside in the city, which follows from Hungary's 8th place among all the nations of the world in the All-time Olympic Games medal table.
Hungarians have always been avid sports people: Beside classic sports, recreational modern sports such as bowling, pool billiard, darts, go-carting, wakeboarding and squash are very popular in Budapest, and extreme sports are also gaining ground. At the Hungarian Grand Prix , it was confirmed that Hungary will continue to host a Formula 1 race until Budapest is home to over 35 higher education institutions, many of which are universities.
Under the Bologna Process , many offered qualifications are recognised in countries across Europe. Medicine, dentistry, pharmaceuticals, veterinary programs, and engineering are among the most popular fields for foreigners to undertake in Budapest.
Most universities in Budapest offer courses in English, as well as in other languages like German, French, and Dutch, aimed specifically at foreigners.
Many students from other European countries spend one or two semesters in Budapest through the Erasmus Programme. Budapest has quite a few sister cities and many partner cities around the world. The Mayor of Budapest says the aim of improving sister city relationships is to allow and encourage a mutual exchange of information and experiences, as well as co-operation, in the areas of city management, education, culture, tourism, media and communication, trade and business development.
Some of the city's districts are also twinned to small cities or districts of other big cities; for details see the article List of districts and towns in Budapest. Heroes' Square with the Millenary Monument. Museum of Applied Arts. King Saint Stephen's sculpture in Buda Castle. Aquincum Museum Aquincum was the capital of the Roman province of Pannonia. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. This article is about the capital of Hungary.
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