Travel Man: 48 Hours In Budapest (Channel 4 20 Mar 2017, with Aisling Bea)



Richard Ayoade descends upon Hungary’s fairy tale capital Budapest for a whistle-stop tour with comedian, actor and writer Aisling Bea. There’s a starter lesson with the seemingly impenetrable national language and a selfie tour taking in as many of the city’s sights as possible – including a statue of Columbo actor Peter Falk.

There’s also goulash; a ‘ruin pub’ for a taste of unicum, the local herbal liquor; a game of chess at the thermal baths; a children’s railway; some chimney cake; and a ride on the Zugliget chairlift, high in the Buda hills.

Series Producer: Chris Richard
Executive Producer: Steve Gowans
Production Company: North One

Travel Man: 48 Hours In Budapest airs on Monday 20 March 2017 from 8.30pm-9.00pm on Channel 4.

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