Budapest Sugar Rush: Grand Cafes and Sweet Patisseries

What could be better in winter than to soak in hot thermal waters and enjoy some very fine cakes? As a child, we usually travelled to Hungary during late spring for a week’s holiday. We had to apply vor a visa months in advance and could only change a small amount of our currency into Hungarian Forint. This was enough for the Leanyfalu Baths, but we never ate put and shopped in supermarkets only – with the exception of a single trip to the then Cafe Hungaria which stuck in...