Pronouncing Budapest correctly
Many people will say Budapest as “Boo-da-PEST - this is incorrect.
People should say Boo-da-PESHT - see the ‘SH’ versus the hard ‘S’ - this is the correct way.
Pronouncing Budapest correctly will go a long way in helping you fit in with the locals. And learning to correctly say ‘Hungary’ will as well.
Hear someone say Budapest the right way
Listen to this video for an example of Budapest pronounced correctly: