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  Budapest on Encyclopedia.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Educational and cultural institutions in the city include Loránd Eötvös Univ. (1635), Central European Univ., the Hungarian Academy of Sciences, the National Széchenyi Library, the National Museum, the National Theater, and the State Opera House.
Budapest was formed in 1873 by the union of Buda (Ger.
Buda, situated among a series of hills, was traditionally the center of government buildings, palaces, and villas belonging to the landed gentry.
www.encyclopedia.com /html/B/Budapest.asp   (451 words)

 News 8 Austin | 24 Hour Local News | TOP STORIES
The Buda city council unanimously approved a development plan just outside the city limits that would about double the population, span more than 600 acres and include nearly 2,000 new homes.
Buda would supply the water and wastewater services, but if the area in question isn't annexed, Buda won't get tax dollars from the development to pay for the services they'll provide.
The city’s water and wastewater treatment plan has a history of problems, but council members and the city administrators said this growth was planned and they can handle the added needs.
www.news8austin.com /content/top_stories?ArID=85299   (663 words)

 Sister City Program
On the west bank lies Buda and to the east is Pest, on flatter land across the river.
The city is home to the country’s only civilian airport, and is the hub of Hungary’s commerce, trade, industry and wealth.
Monuments remembering the revolutions that took place within the city throughout the 19th century are visible along many of the streets and parks, and new restaurants, shops, and nightclubs have opened up in the last decade.
www.nyc.gov /html/unccp/scp/html/sc/budapest_main.shtml   (441 words)

 The modern city (from Budapest) --  Encyclopædia Britannica
A city is a concentrated center of population that includes residential housing and, typically, a wide variety of workplaces, schools, and other permanent establishments as well as a transportation network.
It developed into a modern city after the canal was opened to world commerce in 1914 and is the cultural heart of the country.
The city is located on the Missouri River near the geographic center of the state and is dominated by the great gray dome of the Capitol, rising from a riverside bluff.
www.britannica.com /eb/article?tocId=9704   (870 words)

 Budapest/Buda - Wikitravel
Buda is the western side of the Danube River in Budapest, Hungary.
Margaret Island is connected to the city by Árpád Bridge to the north and Margaret Bridge to the south.
Buda -- due to the closeness of the hills and the forests lying to the west from the city -- has better air quality.
wikitravel.org /en/Budapest/Buda   (2028 words)

 Gold Hotel Buda.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
The hotel is centrally located in Buda and is within walking distance of many of the city's main attractions.
Buda Castle and the Cidadel are nearby and the famous Vaci Street is 5 minutes walk away.
The Gold Hotel Buda is centrally located in the city of Budapest and offers guests a friendly atmosphere and excellent facilities.
www.widechoicetravel.com /Budapest/gold-hotel-buda.htm   (753 words)

 All Budapest Hotels
Hilly Buda is situated in the west, with its narrow cobbled streets and mixture of medieval and neo-classical buildings almost totally reconstructed after World War II.
The Gellért Hotel is located on the Buda side of the capital, by the Danube, at the foot of Gellért Hill (a tourist attraction in itself) and opposite...
The Gold Hotel Buda is a recently-built 4-star establishment, located on the Buda side of Budapest, at the foot of Gellért Hill which is a tourist attraction...
www.budapest-hotels.org   (2835 words)

 City Clerk - Bio
Kathleen Buda was elected to her second consecutive term as City Clerk in the November 2001 general election.
Buda was one of the first female cadets hired by the Dearborn Police Department in 1977.
Buda is a member of the State Committee of Vital Records Service, whose purpose is to resolve birth and death record issues statewide.
www.cityofdearborn.org /cityclerk/buda.shtml   (233 words)

 Buda Illinois Resource Guide, City or community of Buda, Illinois Facts, Information, Relocation, Real Estate, ...
The distance from Buda to Washington DC is 714 miles.
Buda is positioned 41.32 degrees north of the equator and 89.67 degrees west of the prime meridian.
The land on which the village of Buda is currently situated was originally part of a farm owned by John Mason who sold it to James Zink in 1845.
www.usacitiesonline.com /ilcountybuda.htm   (390 words)

 Buda Texas Resource Guide, City or community of Buda, Texas Facts, Information, Relocation, Real Estate, Advertising
The population of Buda is approximately 2,404 (2000).
The distance from Buda to Washington DC is 1358 miles.
Buda is positioned 30.08 degrees north of the equator and 97.83 degrees west of the prime meridian.
www.usacitiesonline.com /txcountybuda.htm   (290 words)

 Handbook of Texas Online: BUDA, TX
Buda, on Interstate Highway 35 seventeen miles south of downtown Austin in eastern Hays County, was formally established on April 1, 1881, when Cornelia Trimble donated land for a townsite at an International-Great Northern Railroad depot there.
The town was incorporated in 1948, and in 1967 Buda, Kyle, and Wimberley formed the Hays Consolidated Independent School District (only Buda and Kyle remained in the district after 1986).
By the mid-1980s Buda had attracted a cement plant and some craft industry, but the community was still primarily rural and residential.
www.tsha.utexas.edu /handbook/online/articles/view/BB/hlb59.html   (485 words)

 Brochure | Budapest Hen night overview
Residential Buda is on a small scale with the castle the focal point, built on the hills and high river terraces of the western side.
The areas beyond the Nagykrt ('Big Ring Road') in Pest and west of Moskva tr in Buda are mostly residential or industrial and (with the exception of the Buda Hills and City Park) and of little interest to visitors.
City Park, or Vrosliget, in Pest's northeastern reaches, makes a welcome break from the inner-city area and incorporates many of Budapest's monuments and city zoo.
www.budapestpissup.com /v2/hen/1_holidays/1_overview/index.asp   (931 words)

 Budapest Travel Information | Lonely Planet Destination Guide
The city straddles a gentle curve in the Danube.
It also has a turn-of-the-century feel to it, for it was then - during the industrial boom and the capital's heyday - that most of the city was built.
Disclaimer: We've tried to make the information on this web site as accurate as possible, but it is provided 'as is' and we accept no responsibility for any loss, injury or inconvenience sustained by anyone resulting from this information.
www.lonelyplanet.com /destinations/europe/budapest   (170 words)

 Carpenter House - Buda   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
The grave that is in the yard on Pin Oak Street (near the entrance to M.C.O.) is that of Sarah Rector.
John continued to practice medicine and farmed his land until the 1920's when he and Margaret moved to San Antonio to be near their daughters, who had returned to Texas and were teaching there.
Margaret Rector Carpenter died in 1923 and was buried in Barton Cemetery in Mountain City.
www.buda.lib.tx.us /H8ACarpenter.html   (1034 words)

 Military of Hungary - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In 1686, the capital city Buda was freed from the ottomans by an allied Christian army composed of Hungarian, Austrian and Western European troops, each roughly 1/3rd of the army.
The Hungarian Second Army was totally devastated at banks of the Don River in January 1943, a supplement of the battle for Stalingrad.
The Soviets occupied Hungary during the turn of 1944–1945, and even though they freed the country from the Nazis, they brought suffering and kept the country occupied.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Military_of_Hungary   (1755 words)

 Buda, Texas TX, city profile (Hays County) - hotels, festivals, genealogy, newspapers - ePodunk   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Buda, TX Buda is a city in Hays County, in the Austin-Round Rock metro area.
At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Buda was $22,167, compared with $21,587 nationally.
Median rent in Buda, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $384.
www.epodunk.com /cgi-bin/genInfo.php?locIndex=26209   (467 words)

 Budapest Hotels :: Accomodation in Budapest :: Lowest Rates Guaranteed!!! by CheaperthanHotels
The Gellert Hotel is located on the Buda side of the capital, by the Danube, at the foot of Gellert Hill (a tourist attraction in itself) and opposite Szabadsag Bridge (Freedom Bridge).
Peaceful and perfectly placed in the middle of the city, between Pest and Buda, on the River Danube, Thermal Hotel Margitsziget is situated on Budapest's Margaret Island.
City Panzio Ring Hotel is a family style hotel located in the centre of Budapest close to the Western Railway station and Margaret Island, right in the midst of business life and shopping centres.
www.cheaperthanhotels.com /Hungary/Budapest   (5463 words)

 Budapest Pocket Guide - Excursions
Zoo and game park in the Buda Hills showing live animals both original to this area and those domesticated here in their natural habitats.
Nature preserve area in the middle of the city: protected plants and plant associations dolomite flora rock formations.
The longest cave in the Buda Hills and the 3rd longest in the country.
www.budpocketguide.com /TouristInfo/Excursions.asp   (371 words)

 Hotel Gold Hotel Buda Budapest - Venere.com
With its romantic and inviting turn-of-the-century exterior and cozy, family atmosphere, the Gold Hotel Buda is a perfect place to stay in the heart of Budapest.
The hotel is located in the very first district of the city.
Even though the Gold Hotel Buda was built in 1997, it harmonizes perfectly with the surrounding historic buildings, giving guests the best of old world charm and modern conveniences.
www.venere.com /hotel/index.php?htid=149045&ref=21402&lg=en   (241 words)

 Buda plan on tap - 2001-11-26   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Sean Garretson, manager of municipal planning for Loomis Austin, says the plan will incorporate what is within Buda's city limits and its extraterritorial jurisdiction as well as land that recently was released by the City of Austin to Buda.
Cromwell says Buda has grown to the point where the city needs additional sources of funding -- such as tax revenue generated by commercial development -- to maintain a high quality of life for Buda's burgeoning population.
Buda's population increased nearly 34 percent from 1990 to 2000 -- from 1,795 to 2,404 residents -- according to the U.S. Census Bureau.
www.bizjournals.com /austin/stories/2001/11/26/story5.html   (651 words)

 Gold Hotel Buda. Budapest, Hungary - Net Reserve
GOLD HOTEL BUDA **** located at the bottom of the Gellért Hill in the heart of Budapest.
However Gold Hotel Buda was built in 1997, it harmonises with the surrounding historic buildings.
Gold Hotel Buda is on the right hand side in front of the Buda Center building.
www.bookings.it /hotel/hu/buda.html?aid=301512   (875 words)

 Budapest Hotels, Discounted Hotel Reservation System in Budapest, Hungary
The historic part of the city located on the hill with a magnificient panoramic view over Pest and Danube river.
As you walk through the narrow streets of the Old Town you will realise that it is the cradle of settlement that gave the foundation of later capital city.
It is concerned by many Hungarians as the unofficial symbol of Budapest.
www.europe-cities.com /hotels-budapest.aspx   (707 words)

 New Home Page
Oxbow resident, Linda Costley, announced her campaign for the Buda City Council last week.
“Buda passed a one-half cent sales tax last year that is dedicated to economic development.
Costley maintains that the City leaders have a responsibility to be good stewards and ensure that our taxpayer dollars are being used in the best possible way.
www.haysco.net /lindacostley   (581 words)

 Buda, Texas (TX) Relocation & Tourism - Real Estate, Hotels, Apartments, Jobs, Schools, Crime Reports, Weather
Welcome to the state of Texas and links to important resources for the city of Buda and vicinity.
Check out the Buda, Texas business directory or obtain a map for driving directions.
Population for Buda, TX (2000): 2,404 comprising 1,154 (48.0%) males and 1,250 (52.0%) females.
www.relo-guide.com /tx/Buda_tx.html   (135 words)

 Truck City Ford History in Buda Texas   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
The oil derrick belonging to Truck City Ford stood as a proud landmark for Austin until 1989 when we moved out to Buda on I-35 next door to the 221 Truck Stop.
Under the leadership of Lee Raines, General Manager of Truck City Ford, we have witnessed and been a part of the rapid growth in the Buda area, which extends northward to Manchaca and Austin and southward to Kyle and San Marcos.
He is a CPA and President of the Hays CISD Education Foundation, Treasurer of the Buda Chamber of Commerce, and Treasurer of the Buda Economic Development Corporation.
www.truckcityford.com /History.aspx   (254 words)

 Community in Buda and Pest
The two parts of the city, Buda and Pest, are now indeed divided not only by the Danube River, but also by class lines.
Smaller than Pest, the Buda area, covering 203 square miles of hills and river terraces, is the home of the wealthly upper classes.
The Pest side of the river is the home of the city zoo, the city park, the city circus, and the city amusement park.
www.tulane.edu /~rouxbee/community.html   (490 words)

 Buda hires big legal gun - 2004-05-31   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
In September, the Buda City Council approved the Garlic Creek project, which could have nearly 2,000 homes on 659 acres at FM 969 and FM 1626.
Among his many cases involving SOS, he represented the City of Austin in a suit in which SOS protested a highly controversial Southwest Austin land deal with Austin's Stratus Properties Inc. The land is in the environmentally sensitive Barton Creek Recharge Zone.
In the end, Stratus was allowed to build 1 million square feet of commercial space and more than 1,700 residential units on the more than 1,200 acres after a judge dismissed a section of the suit contesting the legality of the deal.
austin.bizjournals.com /austin/stories/2004/05/31/story6.html   (695 words)

 Budapest   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
It is much the same with cities, though their allure is easier to explain.
We take away with us the abiding impressions of buildings, streets, squares and sights, and of course, the atmosphere, the feel of the place.
Here the historic blends with the modern, the hills harmonize with the river, that is, the Danube, which flows through the city along a stretch of 28 kilometres.
www.iit.bme.hu /hungary/budapest   (150 words)

 Wordmax Books - The Illustrated Internet Bookshop   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Medieval Buda: Gothic statues and the Royal Palace, from an exhibition at the Budapest Historical Museum.
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 Buda Illinois Equipment Leasing at EQUIPMENT-LEASING.TV   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
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Buda Illinois Equipment Leasing are always a pleaser at any event.
If high quality Buda Illinois Equipment Leasing is what you are looking for you have come to the right place.
www.equipment-leasing.tv /Equipment_Leasing/Illinois/Buda   (432 words)

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