The Budapest Expat Podcast is a show dedicated to exploring the unique experiences of expats living in Hungary's vibrant capital city. Our host engages with a diverse group of expats to discuss their experiences, challenges, and successes in Budapest.
Through interviews, discussions, and personal stories, we aim to provide our listeners with insights into the diverse expat community in Budapest. Whether you're an expat yourself or just curious about what life is like for those living abroad, this podcast offers a valuable glimpse into a world that's often overlooked.
We cover a wide range of topics including navigating cultural differences, finding work and housing, building relationships with locals, and exploring all the exciting sights and sounds of the city. We also provide helpful tips and advice on everything from language learning to where to find the best local cuisine.
The Budapest Expat Podcast is a great resource for anyone interested in learning more about expat life in Budapest. Our guests come from all walks of life, so there's always something new to learn and discover. Tune in to join the conversation and connect with the expat community in Budapest.
From TV Guide to Budapest: Árpád Szőczi's Inspiring Expat Story
March 16, 2023 • 15 MIN
In this episode of the Budapest Expat podcast, join hosts Ray and Tom as they delve into the captivating story of Árpád Szőczi, an accomplished journalist with a fascinating background in international media. Árpád shares his experiences working with renowned media organizations such as TV Guide, CTV, and CBC Television, as well as his time in Germany with Deutsche Welle. Discover how his strong connection to Hungary led him to Budapest, where he continues to make an impact in the local media scene. Get ready for an engaging conversation filled with humor, insights, and a testament to the rich and diverse expat community in Budapest. Don't miss this exciting episode – subscribe now on your favorite listening platform!
Living the Dream in Budapest: A Conversation with Raashi Metkari
February 24, 2023 • 9 MIN
In this episode of the Budapest Expat Podcast, hosts Ray and Tom chat with Raashi Metkari, a talented cinematographer, creative director, producer, and editor who has made Budapest her home. Originally from India, Raashi first visited Budapest in 2017 as a student in Prague and immediately fell in love with Hungary's unique culture and architecture. After receiving the Stipendium Hungaricum Scholarship, Raashi moved to Budapest to pursue her Masters in Filmmaking, and has since fully embraced the city's way of life.
In this episode, Raashi shares her experiences adjusting to life in a new country, what it's like to study film in Budapest, and how Hungary is shaping the future of the film industry. She also gives us a glimpse into her own personal journey as a filmmaker, discussing her creative process and what inspires her work.