On film

We’ve just caught up with the new BBC production of The Lady Vanishes. Towards the end, we realised that we recognised the train station – yes, Nyugati, Budapest! A quick check showed that in fact, the whole film was shot in Hungary, with shooting based at...

What’s in a name?

This one’s short and sweet, but the article I’m referring to is long and- to me – fascinating. I admit that I’m a bit of a sucker for things that are different. I love going to Budapest, standing on the metro platform and seeing how long ago the last train left. Yes, seriously. You can […]

This one’s short and sweet, but the article I’m referring to is long and- to me – fascinating. I admit that I’m a bit of a sucker for things that are different. I love going to Budapest, standing on the metro platform and seeing how long ago...