Budapest has been named as the most welcoming European city in a latest survey by an apartment-rental website.
HouseTrip.com which has crunched the numbers on 130,000 of its users' European city reviews named the city for its five-star rating across the seasons for its all-round cheeriness, CNN reported .
Lisbon came to be second-best for the quality of its welcomes overall followed by Amsterdam on the list.
Meanwhile, Paris was considered the most convivial city in spring, Rome in summer, Amsterdam in autumn and Berlin in deepest winter.
In other results, Paris was rated the most welcoming city for couples and Madrid for solo travelers.
Lisbon was the best place to travel with a pet.