From the Freedom Bridge

FreedomBridge

Overlooking at the Elizabeth Bridge, this photo is taken on the Freedom Bridge in Budapest. The first find if you are in South Korea, the Freedom Bridge crosses the Imjin river. This Freedom Bridge in Budapest crosses the Danube, connecting Buda and Pest. It is actually known as Liberty Bridge (Szabadsag hid) in Hungary and painted green. In vicinity are the Gellert ter and Fovam ter which are popular to stroll; you can see the Gellert Hill, visit the Gellert Spa and explore the Great Market Hall.

Did you know, it was built in 1894 and opened by Emperor Franz Joseph in 1896. View of Freedom from the market.

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Elizabeth Bridge in Budapest

Elizabeth Bridge in Budapest

Elizabeth Bridge is one of the most favourited bridges in Budapest for being the third newest, its appearance and being named after the Queen and Empress of Austria-Hungary. This Empress is very popular amongst the Hungarian people. There are other bridges namely: Megyeri Bridge or M0 bridge, Árpád Bridge, Margaret Bridge, Chain Bridge, Liberty Bridge or Freedom Bridge (the green one), Petőfi Bridge, Rákóczi Bridge and the Ferenc Deák bridge.



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Heights Theme Day: Szpisjak Attila’s Budapest Panorama

Budapest panorama

It is the November Theme day and the Theme being Heights is great for us to feature the panoramic view of Budapest by our guest photographer Szpisják Attila (Cintu). Do you wish to know where are the other great spots to take such beautiful panorama in Budapest and at what heights? ;)

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