Travel Blogs from Hungary

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Finally, A Decent Goulash.., Budapest, Hungary travel blog

Finally, A Decent Goulash..

A travel blog entry by natandkat

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... Statue Park on the outskirts of town. Like the rest of the former communist Eastern European countries we've visited, Hungary has pulled down any monuments loosely related to the communist occupation of their state. Fortunately for the tourists they have ...

Budapest, Budapest, Hungary travel blog

Budapest

A travel blog entry by meganandkevin

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... we have now seen a few).  They had a massive collection and an exhaustive exhibition that displayed the history of Hungary and its development.  The most fascinating portion (to us anyway) was the more contemporary collection dealing with some of the ...

hungary hungary hippos, Budapest, Hungary travel blog

hungary hungary hippos

A travel blog entry by gtrob

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... areas, random gaggles of asians following a tour guide. I took many pictures, some of which I think will be quite nice. Hungary is known for their thermal spas and the communal baths that go along with them, and yesterday was spent partly at one. A ...

Turkish Thermal Baths :o), Budapest, Hungary travel blog

Turkish Thermal Baths :o)

A travel blog entry by clintonb

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... breeze - you know what!!! Lets hit up the Turkish Baths! :oP The bath's were left there from when the Turkish invaded Hungary. Dafne, The Turkish girl (funly enough) recommended one, so we trotted off to get our bathers and then to the metro. The ...

Slovak Hungary border crossing (3rd time in 24 hrs, Budapest, Hungary travel blog

Slovak Hungary border crossing (3rd time in 24 hrs

A travel blog entry by pollyandmikey

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... mph and before lunch we had covered 40 miles.  Along the way we saw a sad and very different side to the comfortable Hungary we had thus far experienced.  On this busy truckers route into the capital, there were young girls sitting in ...

Baths in Budapest, Budapest, Hungary travel blog

Baths in Budapest

A travel blog entry by pollyandmikey

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Heaven to wake up snugly warm in our lovely dorm and find out that Mikey had done all of the blog writing in the hostel last night so that we didn't have to spend 2/3hours of our day off doing it! Had been very organised and bought cereal for breakfast ...

Buda and Pest, Budapest, Hungary travel blog

Buda and Pest

A travel blog entry by clintonb

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After coming home from the Thermal bath's earlier today I was all prepared to have an early night as we were both feeling weary, however i was chatting to the girl that worked in the hostel, and she convinced me to head out to the pub next door as it ...

No time for BLUE titles..., Budapest, Hungary travel blog

No time for BLUE titles...

A travel blog entry by jbushie

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Since the end of the bus cruise, blog reliability has fallen dramatically. Today is reduced to a quasi-point format... * Shift to The Synagogue Apartments across town for a one night stay... Comfortable accommodation in the Jewish quarter. Not ...

"Blue and Yellow"

A travel blog entry by jbushie

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Defecting to the train has been working well so again, we leave the Fun Bus's itinerary and head back to Vienna Westbarnhof station and the 8.30 train to Budapest. We arrive to find it delayed by two hours due to a late departure from Zurich. It is due ...

Aint Life Grand, Budapest, Hungary travel blog

Aint Life Grand

A travel blog entry by jag

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Managed to quietly rest in my cabin on the train before coming into Budapest and hour or so late. I decided to stay at the same Hostel Company that I stayed at in Krakow. They again had a shuttle service form the station and I was quickly settled in. I ...

Hello Orsi, Budapest, Hungary travel blog

Hello Orsi

A travel blog entry by easties

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So unexpectedly we found ourselves heading into Hungary and we knew a Hungarian so it was time to use the jungle phone which had been religiously switching networks every time we crossed a border. we knew Orsi, an au pair that had worked for Henry ...

5 proper days, Budapest, Hungary travel blog

5 proper days

A travel blog entry by uncle_davros

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... , it was like Brugges is the tourist city of Belgium, Mostar is the tourist city of Bosnia and this was the tourist city of Hungary. We walked, took in the churches and it was not long before it was time to leave. We came back and walked around, looking ...

Paprika, anyone?, Budapest, Hungary travel blog

Paprika, anyone?

A travel blog entry by segacs

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... all day. First, the House of Terror in the morning, which is a museum all about the Nazi and Soviet occupations of Hungary. Very gruesome, very powerful exhibits, housed in the former headquarters of the Soviet Secret Police. Then, onto St Stephen's ...

bratislava behind me, budapest in my sights, Budapest, Hungary travel blog

bratislava behind me, budapest in my sights

A travel blog entry by gtrob

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[note: this keyboard is miserable, so there wont be much error correction, as if I ever do] Bratislava continued to be as expected... a bit backwards, a bit like a warzone, very run down, fairly interesting, very cheap. I eventually got to a hostel ...

Budapest - Sziget 2005., Budapest, Hungary travel blog

Budapest - Sziget 2005.

A travel blog entry by heatheravan

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We over nighted in Vienna, Austria on our way to the twin towns of Buda and Pest, Hungary by our Busabout bus. We found out on the bus from a fellow traveller that there was a huge international music festival on called Sziget 2005 and Natalie Imbruglia ...

Extract: like this? is this good? i said in ..., Budapest, Hungary travel blog

Extract: like this? is this good? i said in ...

A travel blog entry by lucky

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Extract: "Like this? Is this good?" I said in a worried tone "Yez, Yez... Very Zexxy!" He said, now winking "Very naughty!" he added with his hand half cocked back as if ready to slap my butt. ...

Budapest, Budapest, Hungary travel blog

Budapest

A travel blog entry by kimberlysarna

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So, it seemed to take a lifetime to get here from Zagreb, but I had 3 days making it worth it... I did all the typical things people do in Budapest. Walk the old town, the Chain Bridge, the Royal Palace, Parliment, eat Goulash and Boar Stew. I even ...

From Buda to the Pesht, Budapest, Hungary travel blog

From Buda to the Pesht

A travel blog entry by edmondbina

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... people faced under both Nazi and Soviet occupation during the mid 20th century. Our tour guide the day earlier had talked about how Hungary was always on the losing side of every war it ever fought, and that was also the case against the Nazi’s. ...

Freezing frog, Budapest, Hungary travel blog

Freezing frog

A travel blog entry by cemewa

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... had included a large bronze statue of a Russian soldier shaking hands with a Hungarian in friendship, but after the Russians left Hungary, the statue was removed. More on that later. Cath rightly pointed out that it would be unwise and foolish to be ...

Day 25, 26, and 27- Budapest, Budapest, Hungary travel blog

Day 25, 26, and 27- Budapest

A travel blog entry by tadtravels

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... had both of his weddings there.  The colorful roof of the church is made from ceramics created in a southern part of Hungary.  Behind the church is the Fisherman's Bastion.  This is the large lookout terrace that spans a large stretch of ...

Settling in tour, Debrecen, Hungary travel blog

Settling in tour

A travel blog entry by jenl

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Today I met with the consultant from our relocation company in Budapest so that he could give me kind of an orientation tour and help me set up some of the normal living stuff here. We spent the afternoon driving around Debrecen and ...

Bus Tour of Budapest, Budapest, Hungary travel blog

Bus Tour of Budapest

A travel blog entry by scottik38

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Well another fine day in Budapest so we decided to go for a bus tour around the city. The tour lasted about 3 hours and you could get on and off at the main tourist stops. The tour took us to the older part od the capital, Buda, up tp the main castles ...

Budapest, Budapest, Hungary travel blog

Budapest

A travel blog entry by dipal88

Jo napot kivanok from Hungary. arrived on mon without any probs from bratislva. picked up adam from the airport than evening. little did we know, it was st stephens day on mon so we came back from the airport with the sounds of fireworks from the castle ...

Definitely not hungry in hungry, Budapest, Hungary travel blog

Definitely not hungry in hungry

A travel blog entry by beth

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Made it to Budapest. It's a neat city (a bit hot though), with great architecture and it's quite big. Even though this is high season, there are tons of empty streets and restaurants. Budapest used to be divided into Buda and Pest, which are separated ...

Monastaries, hotel madness, Hungarian relatives, Pecs, Hungary travel blog

Monastaries, hotel madness, Hungarian relatives

A travel blog entry by carleenrenee

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... nest in the shower, the filth, and the crazy people there, but you get the idea. The next morning we finally got a train into Hungary, to Szeged, then took a bus to Pecs. We are in Pecs because I am visiting relatives here. Lisay and I went to dinner at ...

H20: Thermal baths, waterpark, and Lake Balaton, Balatonfured (Lake Balaton), Hungary travel blog

H20: Thermal baths, waterpark, and Lake Balaton

A travel blog entry by carleenrenee

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... melting in the sun. From Budapest, the plan was to go to Croatia, but Lisay and I decided we wanted a little more time in Hungary, so we are saving Croatia for next month. When Yarrow and her boyfriend left for Croatia, Lisay and I came to Lake Balaton ...

Europe changes / Europa verändert sich, Sárospatak, Hungary travel blog

Europe changes / Europa verändert sich

A travel blog entry by infiniteroad

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... in Europe). Next, I notice that all the houses are surrounded by a fence. In the evening I cross the border and stay in Hungary. Funny currency they have. Times have quickly left 10,000 forints from the ATM (40 ~ CHF). They had probably even a 'small' ...

Anna jövetele, Vál, Hungary travel blog

Anna jövetele

A travel blog entry by misku

Szoval ittvanhát tessék elkezdem irni visszaeimlékezéseim megint, nektek, és magamnak. lesz itt villamoson megbaszás, szuperszerencse dögivel, szerelem, rizseslecso, és sör nagy mennyiségben. Szóval ezen csütörtöki napon drága lubo, az én ...

Buda + Pest = Budapest, Budapest, Hungary travel blog

Buda + Pest = Budapest

A travel blog entry by gaplyf

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... budapestian! We went and explored a famous food and trinkets market. We then went into the "terror museum" which showed Hungary's involvement , or more timeline of events beginning around 1941 when the nazis began to attack till about 1991 when USSR ...

Arrival in Budapest, Hungary, Budapest, Hungary travel blog

Arrival in Budapest, Hungary

A travel blog entry by victorkubik

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We arrive in Budapest just before 10:00 am....more than half an hour ahead of schedule.  At the modern airport going through passport control and customs is a breeze.  We head straight for the mini-bus and off to our hotel the Ibis Centrum. ...

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