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walking with friends and finding wild herbs

This past weekend, Maddie’s friends were in town. We took her friend, Tessa, all around Budapest on a wonderfully sunny day. We first got bagels at… 194 more words

abby and i go to the castle district

The other day, Abby and I had a free afternoon and decided to venture to the Buda side because it was such a beautiful afternoon. She hadn’t gotten many good pictures of Budapest because it has been cold and cloudy until just recently! 77 more words

Fall Travel 2016: Places We Visited

I know, I know. Five months too late. But I still have the pictures so I can still post them here. Just holler in the comments if you have questions about these places. 527 more words


My Romance with Budapest-Part 1

Finally! I was in Budapest. I had planned so many times to be here but somehow it never happened until now. I flew with WizzAir (One of the cheapest airlines you can fly to Budapest) to Liszt Ferenc Airport, Budapest. 1,386 more words

The Folwell letters, June 17, 1863: Loading pontoons for a trip up the C&O

Last week, I offered a transcription of a letter from Captain William W. Folwell, Company I, 50th New York Engineers, dated June 17, 1863.  We left Folwell as he went about preparing his command for movement from Alexandria across the Potomac (by steamer) to be loaded onto canal boats on the Chesapeake & Ohio Canal.   1,023 more words

American Civil War

Weekend in Budapest

Buda or Pest, doesn’t matter, each side of the Danube is amazing. And the best part -bridges that connect them!


I am travelling to Budapest this Friday to meet up with my boyfriend who is studying in Prague during this spring. I have never been to the city so I’ve done some research on what to do there. 142 more words