#Did you know? /

Hidden symbol under your feet

Since 2006, the Small Boulevard has had unusual paving from Fővám Square to Kálvin Square: the so-called “K stone”. Does the shape of the stone reminding you of something?

The two parts symbolise the two parts of the city: the smaller “K” shape symbolises Buda, the pentagonal shape symbolises Pest. The line between them symbolises the Danube.  The K-shaped complement also symbolises the letter ‘K’ in Kálvin Square and Small Boulevard (which is called Kiskörút in Hungarian).

For more interesting facts, historic details, urban legends and beautifully illustrated maps, Kinga Tittel’s handy Budapest guide book, Fabulous Budapest is available online HERE or you can buy at the CitySightseeing Budapest office at 1075 Budapest, Károly körút 21.

Fabulous Budapest

1075 Budapest, Károly körút 21.

Go to profile

Don’t forget to check our application as we give you 10% discount!

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 content@guideme.hu for any request to use our copyrighted materials.

Would you like
to read more?

From cosy bistros to fancy restaurants in the centre of Budapest

Budapest has a lot to offer from its magnificent architecture through historical spas to its ever - evolving gastronomy scene, […]

#Food & drink #Recommended #Slider toplists #Toplists /

KLEZMER FRIDAY AT SPINOZA CAFÉ

Spinoza Restaurant is in the heart of Budapest, in the middle the old Jewish quarter, very closed to the great […]

#Culture #Events #Experience /

18 iconic buildings you must discover in the city

1. The House of Parliament The Parliament Building is built in the Gothic Revival style; it has a symmetrical façade […]

#Places to be #Slider toplists #Toplists /