Original Sketches of The Little Prince Were Found in Switzerland

Saint-Exupery, a pilot, mysteriously disappeared over the Mediterranean on July 31, 1944 shortly after taking off on a wartime mission. “The Little Prince,” his first and only children’s book (though I am not sure that this is the correct categorization) has sold 145 million copies worldwide and been translated into 270 languages. What do you…

Mythical Collections: Mermaids’ Accessories

In folklore, a mermaid is an aquatic creature with the head and upper body of a female human and the tail of a fish. Mermaids appear in the folklore of many cultures worldwide, including the Near East, Europe, Asia, and Africa. The first stories appeared in ancient Assyria, in which the goddess Atargatis transformed herself…

Must See in Budapest: Váci Street

One of the Best Pedestrian Streets in the World Váci Street in downtown Budapest is one of the world’s most attractive pedestrian shopping streets not only according to Hungarians. Pest’s famous Váci utca reached the 7th spot among 16 pedestrian shopping streets in a contest, the aim of which was to rank the streets by…

What do you give to someone who has everything?

I think that no matter how talented of a gifter you are, there were moments when you thought you just don’t know what to give to your partner/parents/friend/sister/brother. In this blog I’ll give you a few tips of what you can buy to someone who has everything! I believe that for ladies, there are plenty…

Mythical Fashion: Orc Accessories

About Orcs An orc (also spelled ork) is a fictional humanoid creature that is part of a fantasy race akin to goblins. While the overall concept of orcs draws on a variety of pre-existing mythology, the main conception of the creatures stems from the fantasy writings of J. R. R. Tolkien, in particular The Lord of the Rings….

Advocating For Slow Fashion Movement

Emmy Watson has been a strong voice for sustainable fashion. With sweatshops continuing to exploit textile workers around the world despite decades of efforts to expose their unethical ways, her fight to raise awareness is admirable. Fashion should do more than empower the consumer – it should empower the artisans who make our clothes. Part Of Being…

Hungarians & Cats

If you come to Hungary from another country, you might notice that in most souvenir shops you will find something cat-related. Here, in Intuita Shop, we also have a lot of items with cats. So no wonder many customers ask me, why are there so many cat souvenirs? At first I didn’t know what to…

The Art Of Gifting | Teens’ Faves

As I mentioned earlier, in 2019 Intuita celebrates it’s 15th birthday. I would like to share with you some experiences we gathered through these years with gifts for teens! 1.Teens usually love smaller things. For a while I thought that smaller pendants, dainty earrings are a trend that will eventually change but I have to…

8 Things I Love To Do As a Local In Budapest

Budapest, like all other capitals is in a constant state of change. I’m at an awe of how beautiful my home town is and working in a touristic area, I feel like I get to experience the city from the tourists’ point of view, as well! Many times people come into our stores and ask…

Designer Fashion Directory | Restrained Sensuality

There are many reasons why we love to wear unique, one-of-a-kind and one of them is to set ourselves apart from other people by showing our individuality. And that, of course is not that easy when all we wear is mass-produced clothes and jewels. We all thrive to show that however we are all human…