Buda or Pest? A Tale of Two Cities

Nicole takes us to Budapest, the capital city of Hungary. She delves into the city’s history explaining how a storm sparked the building of a bridge which united two cities into what we now know as Budapest.   Nicole also tells us that despite having been conquered by the Turks, retaken by Christians, occupied by the Germans and oppressed by Russian communist rule, Budapest now takes great pride in its nickname “Capital of Freedom:..