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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
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... a new motocamp opening up in Hungary but in May, but after a few massage was told I would still be welcomed if I popped in. when I arrived I was made to feel very welcomed by the owner, so I decided to stay for the night. After some lunch and chatting to some other guest I the big picture started to come a lot clearer. A Finish couple had moved over here and ran horse riding holidays mainly for Finish people but any was welcomed.Had a nice meal and a few drinks.
... Then went and saw some old shoes near the river where people were executed and they left their shoes. Then later I went to the local baths. It was actually a massive swimming pool that was really heated! But it was under the stars and it was a pretty cool experience! Budapest is somewhere I would probably go back ...
... at the back putting weight on it.
We walked past 60 pairs of old shoes from World War 2.
There was small and big pairs of shoes. They lined up the Jews up next to the river and said take off your shoes and then they got shot in the back into the river so they did not have to
clean it up.
I felt so sad that people lost there lives over stupid Hitler beliefs.
That night we went on a ...
... war 2, they put 30 people, 60 pairs of shoes standing on the edge of the river and they shot them into the river one by one.
The reason they shot the innocent Jews into the river is so that they didn’t have to clean it all up. There were babies, ladies, men's shoes. It is very sad what they did in the war.
After that we went to the large Parliament house.
Then we started ...
... br> 'Shoes by the Danube' is 60 pairs of iron shoes scattered along the river bank all varying sizes, women, men and even children's.
During 1944-45 Jews were lined up along the river, forced to strip naked, take off their shoes (because these were seen as valuable, not their lives) and shot point blank, so their bodies would fall in the river.
Makes you realise and our children, how lucky we ...