What's Offbeat?

Parts of Budapest and Vienna have been transformed by mass tourism, making it difficult for visitors to discover the side of the city locals know, places they go to. Offbeat is a curated but not sanitized city guide, also featuring stories about food, wine, and culture. Enjoy your stay!

About Me

Hi, everyone! I'm Tas Tóbiás, I was born and raised in Budapest before spending ten years living in New York. I currently split my time between Budapest and Vienna. I've written also for Eater, the National Geographic, Condé Nast Traveller, and I've been featured in the New York Times. Some of my articles have appeared in Hungarian translation.

Supporting My Work

Offbeat exists thanks to a small group of advertisers and the support of readers. If you've found my work helpful, please consider making a one-time payment (PayPal, Venmo). For advertising questions or just to say hi, you can reach me at [email protected].