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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
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... inside, no big deal). Ok, duped twice. Was that it, nope. Before I got to the hotel, the taxi driver ripped me off big time. Normally I would walk, or even pay attention to Google Maps on my phone, yet again, I was exhausted. He took me in circles and choose crowded streets, for an enormous fare. Strike three, that was my day. Now, I hope you find this laughable as I do today. To be honest, I got away with a lot, and it could have been worse, but my defeated self did get me ...
... from a town east of here. Košice wasn't on my map to begin with, but it is now. Well, I thought the six hours here would be enough to walk the city center, then catch my evening train into Hungary. Wouldn't you know it, it pounding rain. I could barely get out of the train station for a look around. I did manage to make it a few blocks, wet jean bottoms and hoody, but what I saw got me really interested and enthused. ...
... d check luggage and spend a few hours before heading on to Poprad, the gateway to the High Tatras mountains.
We're glad we did. We went back and forth on whether we should visit here. It was the 2013 Cultural Capital of Europe and is a quaint midsize city.
They have a wonderful Gothic Cathedral that I later read is "the Easternmost Western-Style Gothic Cathedral in Europe." There you have it.
We grabbed some ...
Monday July 7 2014
A Day & Night in Hungary
*There is a pause in our busy itinerary of sightseeing and we now have several days of consecutive driving before we arrive in Bucharest.
*Heading south of Krakow we leave the flat countryside and head for wooded hills & mountains. The roofs become very steep, cut logs in outdoor storehouses & pertinent ...
... exhibition on Hungarian military battles throughout the centuries, complete with tiny models of soldiers, horses, invading Turks, etc. as well as ones showing the development of armour and money. We crossed a walkway across a narrow ridge to a guard tower that had excellent views of the countryside, then it was time to head out for a coffee and sweet break in a nearby pastry shop- yum! My cousin Balázs and Eva headed back to the guesthouse to nap and prepare dinner while the ...