Katalin Tikos

Name: Katalin Tikos

Title: Head of Public Services at CEU Library

Number of years at CEU: 12

Home city/town & country: Budapest, Hungary

What’s your favorite Hungarian food?

I have many, for example fruit soup, chestnut puree, ropi

Whose works of art or design have had the greatest impression on you?


What’s your favorite language, whether you speak it or not?


What’s your hidden skill or talent?

I am a non-directive counselor

What’s your favorite quote or idiom?

“Live and let live” and the other one is “Comprendere e perdonare”

What do you like to do best on Sundays?  

Having late lunch out with my loved ones, running long distance in the afternoon under the Sun, reading or watching a good film with loved ones in the evening.

Which is your favorite building, park, museum, or public spot in Budapest?

Buda Hills

What’s your guilty pleasure?


Name one adventure you'd like to have:

Take a tour through a rainforest