Spring 2019: Thursday-Monday, May 30 - June 3
Autumn 2019: Friday-Tuesday, November 8-12
5-day mandatory international trip during the
8th week of the program. In Budapest, we will have a walk around Pest, go
to the Great Market Hall and St. Stephan’s Basilica, both popular tourist
attractions of Budapest. We will also take a tour of the Hungarian Parliament,
go to the Buda Castle (including Mattias Church and Fisherman’s Bastion),
and the Dohany Street Synagoue. We will visit the House of Terror museum,
the monument to the victims of 1956 uprising, and the Ludwig Museum of Contemporary
Art. While in Budapest, one cannot miss the splendor and magic of the historic
Turkish and Roman baths, which we will of course also visit. And did you know
that there are amazing caves under the city? Well, watch your head! You'll
see... Besides that, students have all evenings free.
The program will cover both the transportation to our planned activities and a 3-day city public transportation pass for everyone. We will stay in Wombat City hostel in center of Budapest, breakfast is included and paid for by the program.