Retiring in Hungary: 7 Best Places to Retire in Hungary

By Betsy Burlingame

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2) Budapest, Hungary

Budapest, Hungary

Expats living in Budapest love it for its friendly people, beautiful architecture and rich history. With a population of over 1.7 million poeple, one expat in Budapest described why he likes living in Budapest, "There is a richness of stimuli of every sort, which just isn't in the US. This city both gorgeous and is ALIVE. However, winters are pretty cold and can be dreary past New year." Another retiree in Budapest said, "Retiring in Hungary is great. It's inexpensive. And Budapest is one of the most beautiful cities in the world."

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Betsy Burlingame Betsy Burlingame is the Founder of Expat Exchange. She launched Expat Exchange in 1997 as her Master's thesis project at NYU. Some of Betsy's more popular articles include 6 Best Places to Live in Costa Rica, 12 Things to Know Before Moving to The Dominican Republic and 7 Tips for Obtaining Residence in Italy. Betsy loves to travel and spend time with her family. Connect with Betsy on LinkedIn.

First Published: Sep 21, 2016

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