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Baricska Csárda

Baricska Csárda (csárda is a typical Hungarian restaurant on the border or outside of a city or village or on a main road, a safe haven for travellers serving local food and wine) is a historic institution: it opened its doors in 1811, over 200 years ago. 151 more words

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Orthodontics in NZ: Day #3 "The Price Shift from NZD 5,000 to 20,000 (WTF!)"

Hi everyone, this is a follow-up on my journey into the world of braces here in New Zealand. So far, before we proceed, this is what I think about the private medical practice in this country, from personal experience (I try not to generalise but it gets harder and harder not to, I’m so sorry for the honesty): 997 more words

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Lóczy Cave

Lóczy Cave offers a 30 minutes visit to the stomach of a hill in Balatonfüred. A guide will take you down to the 10-12 °C cave and explain how it was created and discovered. 224 more words

North Shore

Harrison Lake

With a failed expedition over Mount Seymour to Elsay Lake, our back up plan involved heading to the tranquil and stunning Harrison Lake. Camp was made on the beach where we could sit back, enjoy the sun and watch the storm clouds form over the West Coast Mountain Range.

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Health department puts out Brown Water Advisories for select Oahu sites

The Dept. of Health has put out Brown Water Advisories for Kualoa, Kahana Bay, and through the North Shore up to Kaiaka Bay.

Staff from the department’s Clean Water Branch, out on a routine beach sampling after this weekend’s heavy rain, noticed turbid, brown-water conditions at these sites. 59 more words

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Divots, Chukkers, and Mallets....Oh My!

It being Sunday and all, I thought I’d remind you of a great way to spend a Sunday afternoon during the summer.  Polo.

I know as much as anyone that it is hard to tear yourself away from the beach, boat, deck, or backyard BBQ on a sunny afternoon during the precious and all too fleeting summer months, but, if you’re up for something a tiny bit different, taking in a Polo match is really quite fun! 193 more words

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