Budapest is the capital and by far the most populous city of Hungary and one of the largest cities in the European Union. A leading global city with strengths in commerce, finance, media, art, fashion, research, technology, education, and entertainment.
Budapest is cited as one of the most beautiful cities in Europe. Among Budapest's important museums and cultural institutions, the city also has around 80 geothermal springs, the largest thermal water cave system, second largest synagogue, and third largest Parliament building in the world. Budapest attracts 4.4 million international tourists per year.