Highlight: Cruising along the Danube, wine tasting and the abundant spas.
Best time: March-May and September- November to avoid busy summer period
Favourite memory: Visiting The Castle District- the city’s historic heartland, home to the former royal palace and site of many an epic battle over the centuries.
Favourite Venues: Danubius hotel Geliert, Corinthia Hotel Budapest, Castle Garden Bazaar, Balna, Metroopolitan Szabo Ervin Library.
Why it makes our list: With an interesting history, lovely skyline and awesome nightlife, Budapest is a great destination. The Hungarian capital will draw you in with its picturesque beauty and quirky spirit.