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Buda and Pest

In late March, a few of my friends and I flew to Budapest, Hungary. This an amazing city and perhaps one of my favorites.

We booked this trip because flights were cheap and the hostels even cheaper. 694 more words


Budapest - One City, Two Identities

Having many architectural gems, a romantic ambience and a flourishing cultural scene, Budapest certainly deserves the name Paris of the East. But unlike France’s capital, Budapest hasn’t been around for a long time. 1,450 more words



SUNDAY, 25th June

In Vienna we are three again as Erika has come to join us for the last few days of our travels. Some months ago we had booked a full-day tour to Budapest and she was able to come with us as the bus had not been filled. 622 more words

Budapest, Part 2

Here is part two of our family trip to Budapest and Vienna.

Next week, our day trip to Eger, Hungary. 68 more words

Horseshoe Falls

Fri. 12 May: Llangollen: a pleasant walk beside the canal to the recently-restored chain bridge at Berwyn, and the Horseshoe Falls on the Dee. On my first visit here, over 40 years ago, the falls came as a disappointment. 87 more words


A spontaneous trip to the city of Budapest

Whilst looking at my empty calendar (excluding all of the previous deadlines that I had just finished) I found that I was rather depressed at all the empty gaps in my upcoming month.   594 more words