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Budapest

By Betsy Burlingame

Last updated on Feb 11, 2022

Summary: With a population of approximately 1.7 million, Budapest is a thriving, diverse city where locals love to socialize, lunch is more important than dinner and the cost of living is relatively low. Some admit it's not easy to meet Hungarians, but once you are invited over by a co-worker or neighbor, you'll quickly be treated like part of the family.

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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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