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9flats top tips: October festivals in Budapest and Italy

Here we go! This is the first of 9 posts to give you inspiration for your holidays in the next 9 months.

Europe is such an interesting melting pot, filled with examples of such unique and diverse cultures, that it would be a real pity not to travel around and experience as many of them as possible, especially when a great travel buddy like 9flats has already picked out 9 exciting, monthly Top Tips for you to chose from.

And without further ado, here’s the first of our 9 travel-inspiring Top Tips.

8-17 October: Budapest Autumn Festival

A great number of talents from different countries have been putting together a great program of art and music performances for this festival since 1992.This year more than 12 countries will be represented in a staggering 90 different performances across all categories, from music and dance to film, photography, theater productions, computer art and much more. This festival has become a real mediator between the art world and the general public and given the great variety of events provided, it is almost guaranteed that there will be something for every one’s taste.

And if now you’re interested in going, why not round off your trip with the perfect complementary 9flat? We’ve picked out a few examples for you to get a taste of our great 9flats in Budapest. Click on the pictures for more information about the flats.

Modern, clean and central. Close to all the best cafes and restaurants but located in a silent side street.

Modern, clean and central. Close to all the best cafes and restaurants but located in a silent side street.

October in Italy: Wine and Food Festivals

Every year in Autumn the many food and wine festivals happening around the entire country combine very pleasantly with the onset of winter and the cold. How better to enjoy a clear and sunny autumn afternoon than by strolling around on a food market in Italy, tasting a range of delicious fresh mushroom dishes, chocolates, roasted walnuts, honey, truffles and much more. The most renowned of these festivals are the White Truffles Festival in Alba, in the beautiful Piemonte region, the Perugia Chocolate Festival for all the sweet-teeth amongst us or even the many wine festivals in the vineyards surrounding Rome.

Here’s our flat suggestion for a relaxing and yummy culinary trip to Italy in October.

Wood-themed flat in the center of Turin.

We hope you’ve become a little bit inspired by these Top Tips and if not, there’s more to come tomorrow …

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Written by , October 5, 2011

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