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Budapest Hungary Quotes for Inspiring Instagram Captions

Budapest is one of our favourite places to travel. The architecture in Budapest including the Fisherman’s Bastion and the Parliament of Budapest is out of this world (not to mention the thermal baths!)

Here are 30+  Budapest quotes to (hopefully) inspire you to visit Budapest or if you have already been use as awesome Instagram captions!

30+ Budapest Quotes for inspiring instagram captions

Budapest Instagram captions

Here are our favourite Instagram captions that can be used for Budapest including some great Budapest puns.

“Had the pest time in Budapest.” -Unknown

“Hungary for adventure.” -Unknown

“I’m never leaving Budapest.” -Unknown

“They said that, of course, Budapest is beautiful. But it is in fact almost ludicrously beautiful.” -Anthony Bourdain

“Check out this buda-ful view.” -Unknown

“Budapest is a prime site for dreams.” -M. John Harrison

“Never went hungry in Hungary.” -Unknown

“Check out this BUDAful view.” -Unknown

“Europe’s most underrated big city, Budapest can be as challenging as it is enchanting.” -Rick Steves

“Can this place get any more buda-ful?” -Unknown

“Budapest is Budaful” -Unknown

“Budapest stole my heart.” -Unknown


Budapest Quotes to Inspire you to Travel

Here are some of our favourite Budapest quotes to inspire you to travel there:

“In Budapest, you’ll find experiences like nothing else in Europe: Feel your stress ebb away as you soak in hundred-degree water, surrounded by opulent Baroque domes…and by Speedo- and bikini-clad Hungarians. Ogle some of Europe’s most richly decorated interiors, which echo a proud little nation’s bygone glory days.” – Rick Steves

“But if you go from Moscow to Budapest you think you are in Paris.” – Gyorgy Ligeti

“It’s beautiful here. They said that of course, that Budapest is beautiful. But it is in fact almost ludicrously beautiful.” -Anthony Bourdain

“Europe’s most underrated big city, Budapest can be as challenging as it is enchanting.” – Rick Steves

“Selecting Budapest would not only be a new city and country for the Olympic Games, but put the region on the map. We want to organise the first Central Eastern Europe Olympics.” – Viktor Orban

“I love Budapest for all the right reasons – architecture (especially art nouveau), romance (particularly the views from the bridges) and sticky apricot jam – and some of the wrong ones, too – killer pálinka (fruit brandy), rickety trolleybuses, and spending way too much time in the Turkish baths. ” -Steve Fallon (Lonely Planet)

“Straddling the Danube River, with the Buda Hills to the west and the Great Plain to the east, Budapest is a gem of a city.” – Lonely Planet 

“I’m still Hungary for the sights of Budapest” – Unknown

Hungary Quotes

Our favourite quotes about Hungary are as follows:

“Some people come seeking a cure for whatever ails them, but the majority are there for fun and relaxation – though we still maintain it’s the world’s best cure for what Hungarians call a macskajaj (cat’s wail) – hangover.” -Lonely Planet

“One thing that hasn’t changed through the years is the Hungarian affection for taking the waters — marinating in thermal baths. A tradition going back to the Romans, continued by the Ottomans, and something that survived through two wars and communism. And they do it in style.” -Anthony Bourdain

“Stencil had called from a Hungarian coffee shop on York Avenue known as Hungarian Coffee Shop” – Thomas Pynchon

Budapest Grand Hotel Quotes

Here are our favourite quotes or mentions about the Budapest Grand Hotel movie.

“The Grand Budapest Hotel’ is not really my thing, but I kind of loved it” – Quentin Tarantino

“I would love to work with anybody who has a good story to tell – Patrick Graham, Vikramaditya Motwane, Anurag Kashyap, Neeraj Ghaywan, Coen Brothers, Wes Anderson. I don’t know why I was not considered for that Indian guy’s part in ‘The Grand Budapest Hotel.” – Jim Sarbh

“I saw ‘The Grand Budapest Hotel.’ I liked it. I saw ‘The Fault in Our Stars,’ and I could see why young girls like it. But it dropped off like crazy in the second weekend. I liked ‘Fed Up’ – I love documentaries. I go to a lot of documentaries” –  Rob Reiner

“- M. Gustave: She was dynamite in the sack, by the way.
– Zero: …She was 84, Monsieur Gustave.
– M. Gustave: Mmm, I’ve had older. When you’re young, it’s all filet steak, but as the years go by, you have to move on to the cheap cuts. Which is fine with me, because I like those. More flavorful, or so they say.”

“There’s really no point in doing anything in life because it’s all over in the blink of an eye, and the next thing you know, rigor mortis sets in.”

“- M. Gustave: Oh, dear God, what have you done to your fingernails?
– Madame D.: I beg your pardon?
– M. Gustave: This diabolical varnish; the color is completely wrong!
– Madame D.: Oh really? Don’t you like it?
– M. Gustave: It’s not that I don’t like it; I am physically repulsed.”

Budapest Puns

Here are some of the most cringe worthy Budapest puns:

“Had the pest time in Budapest.” -Unknown

“Staying fed, even though I’m in Hungary.” -Unknown

“Hungary for adventure.” -Unknown

Songs and Lyrics about Budapest 

Some of the very best songs and lyrics are about Budapest. Songs are absolutely ideal for Instagram captions. 

Here are our favourite lyrics about Budapest:

“It was my mom’s birthday so I had to fly home, We’re the Booty Twins, all we smoking Budapest, Never proposes, Budapest is the best.” – The Lonely Island

“Night time in Budapest, So many people are waiting in line, Darkness without a glow, 
What a night to be watching the Christmas show.” – King Diamond

“A chest with no breath creeping through a darkness, An iced game of chess melting in Budapest. Building a gambling house in my head, Near the castle a cold hunter lays, In Budapest.” – Poni Hoax

“I got an iced out crucifix, Fans out in Budapest, I don’t speak that language, but they say it mean, you the best.” – Future Brown

“My house in Budapest, My, my hidden treasure chest,  Golden grand piano, My beautiful Castillo…” – George Ezra (a great quote to use with a Fisherman’s Bastion IG post!

“Shove the knife in deep coz life is cheap, Like hookers in Budapest…” – Necro

Budapest Hashtags

Here are the hashtags we found worked best for Budapest Instagram photos:











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  • MC Miller

    MC Miller is a travel blogger and writer who has travelled America extensively and abroad to over 80 countries. He founded Couple Travel The World in 2017. Since then, he has spent over 6 years on the road as a full time travel couple. When he not traveling he likes to spend quality time with his partner Bett, planning our their next date or romantic getaway!