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After a four hour delay (sitting on the plane the whole time) we finally left Toronto at 3:30 yesterday! My connection in Warsaw went off without a hitch! And now I remember why I love the Europeans.....small smoking rooms in airports! Hilarious. The Budapest airport was easily navigated. I had to laugh because the first three things I saw after …
... to Prien, just about to change at Salzburg.
Christmas Market Break-down;
-Food; Hungarian food hasn't exactly overwhelmed me, but it was good to try something different. Don't be surprised if the food isn't served piping hot, it doesn't seem to be favourable here.
-Drink; Palinka is a favourite here, a clear shot, to keep you warm. I steered clear.
-Shopping; There are many lovely ...
... site than anything else.
At 12.00 we were invited to walk a little bit further with one of the guards. At first we had to go through the regular check and then our tour could begin. The Parliament stands on the eastern bank of the River Danube, it is the largest building in the country and also the permanent site of the national assembly. The building was constructed between 1884 and 1904. It has 691 rooms, it is 268 m long and its cupola rises 96 meters ...
... dogs than I'd seen as yet. Most women wear clothes that fit and sensible shoes. There are terrific bike lanes; sometimes a tree-lined median is dedicated to bikes and pedestrians. Trees are plentiful.
There are many more tourists in Budapest than in Romania. I had mixed feelings about hearing English again. It's always a relief to understand, but it's also less exotic. Also, I don't really care about what tourists like to discuss with each ...
... we attempted to darken our ghostly skin after being neglected by the sun for the last three months. We planned to go back to the hostel for a nap before going to a boat party on the five Danube. On the way back we stopped at a restaurant for some traditional Hungarian goulash. Thinking it would be too hot to actually fall asleep, I had not set an alarm to wake me up before the party. So at 12:30 I woke and had a quick panic attack ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service