Buda and Pest and quite different: Buda is the hillier, the greener, the older, the quieter side where Pest is mainly flat, it is the younger, the busier, more dynamic side. People’s preference as to which side is better usually depends on their lifestyle and personality. The statue of Prince Buda and Princess Pest on Gellért Hill beautifully sums up the way the complement each other. For more interesting facts, historic details, urban legends and beautifully illustrated maps, Kinga Tittel’s handy Budapest guide book, Fabulous Budapest is available at selected Libri and Líra bookstores, at the online Libra Bookshop, the gift shop of the Matthias Church, Opera gift shop, Souvenir Shop at District 1., 8 Tárnok Street. For overseas orders, click HERE. All images and materials are copyright protected and are the property of Kinga Tittel. Unauthorised use and/or duplication of these images and materials without written permission from the author is prohibited. Please contact us at email@example.com for any request to use our copyrighted materials.