These Music Videos Were Filmed in Budapest and Will Make You Fall in Love with the City

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You may have never considered Budapest, the capital of Hungary, a place worth a visit, but these music videos that were filmed in the city might change your mind.

“Firework” by Katy Perry

The beginning and the end of this famous song’s video show stunning aerial shots of Budapest, and throughout the video we see Katy Perry dancing around the city.

“Close To Me” by Ellie Goulding, Diplo, Swae Lee

Goulding’s single “Close To Me” shows Budapest in all its beauty. It may be the best 3-minute tour of the city we’ve ever seen, as it shows many gorgeous locations like the Gellert Baths and Fisherman’s Bastion.

“Round & Round” by Selena Gomez & The Scene

Remember this early hit by Selena Gomez? The scenes for the video were filmed in several famous Budapest locations, such as Parliament, Buda Castle, Astoria Hotel, and the Chain Bridge.