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Pros and Cons of Living in Hungary

By Betsy Burlingame

Last updated on Nov 27, 2021

Summary: Take off your rose-colored glasses and learn what expats and digital nomads have to say about the pros and cons of living in Hungary.

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What are the pros and cons of living in Hungary?

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Betsy Burlingame Betsy Burlingame is the Founder and President of Expat Exchange and is one of the Founders of Digital Nomad Exchange. She launched Expat Exchange in 1997 as her Master's thesis project at NYU. Prior to Expat Exchange, Betsy worked at AT&T in International and Mass Market Marketing. She graduated from Ohio Wesleyan University with a BA in International Business and German.

Some of Betsy's articles include 12 Best Places to Live in Portugal, 7 Best Places to Live in Panama and 12 Things to Know Before Moving to the Dominican Republic. Betsy loves to travel and spend time with her family. Connect with Betsy on LinkedIn.

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Learn what members have to say about living in Hungary.

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Talk with other digital nomads and expats in Hungary on our Hungary forum - meet people, get advice and help others.

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An index of all of our site's Hungary information.

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Hungary GuideHungary Guide
Learn what members have to say about living in Hungary.

Hungary Forum Hungary Forum
Talk with other digital nomads and expats in Hungary on our Hungary forum - meet people, get advice and help others.

Hungary Index Hungary Index
An index of all of our site's Hungary information.

Contribute to Hungary Network Contribute
Help others in Hungary by answering questions about the challenges and adventures of living in Hungary.

Expat Healthcare Advice in HungaryHealthcare & Health Insurance in Hungary

Expats in Hungary offer advice about healthcare, hospital visits, emergency rooms visits, finding a doctor and buying health insurance in Hungary.

Expat Talk about Healthcare Advice in HungaryMembers Talk about Healthcare & Health Insurance in Hungary

Expats in Hungary offer advice about healthcare in Hungary.

Best Places to Live in Hungary Best Places to Live in Hungary

Hungary is sometimes overlooked as a retirement destination. Expats who retire in Hungary appreciate the low cost of living; rich history; friendly people; and beautiful cities, towns and countryside.

Real Estate in HungaryReal Estate in Hungary

Real estate listings in popular cities and towns in Hungary.

Guide to Real Estate in HungaryGuide to Real Estate in Hungary

Advice for people renting and buying real estate in Hungary.

Pros Cons of Living in HungaryPros & Cons of Living in Hungary

Take off your rose-colored glasses and learn what digital nomads & expats have to say about the biggest challenges and the greatest rewards of living in Hungary.

Cost of Living in HungaryCost of Living in Hungary

Digital Nomads & Expats offer insight into the cost of living in Hungary.

Digital-Nomads-in-Budapest,-HungaryDigital Nomads in Budapest, Hungary

Expats and Digital Nomads say Budapest has "a richness of stimuli of every sort" and is a "city both gorgeous and ALIVE." It's no wonder why it's become such a popular location for digital nomads.

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Expats share 8 things they which they had known before they made the big move to Hungary - from what to bring to finding a good bank, healthcare to deciding where to live.

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Hungary is sometimes overlooked as a retirement destination. Expats who retire in Hungary appreciate the low cost of living; rich history; friendly people; and beautiful cities, towns and countryside. Here are 7 places that retire expats.recommend to check out when considering Hungary for retirement.

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