Travel Blogs from Budapest
... cream. As we prepared to pay for our lunch, we handed the waiter our card and he immediately waved it away telling us we could only pay in cash. We didn't have enough cash in Hungarian Forinths because we are trying to use it all up before we leave tomorrow. So my mom had to run to an ATM around the corner to get cash just to pay for lunch. At first we all couldn't believe a restaurant could stay in business while only taking cash, but then we realized this isn't American and we ...
... type cakey thing. Get the picture, what a description. It was here that we first sampled the local Gruner Vetliner which we thoroughly enjoyed – a crisp, dry white it was.
‘On ya bikes,’ said Adam and we wobbled off to the next heuriga back up into the hillside of Weissenkirchen. With our bikes parked securely (not) on the road we climbed the steps up to the winery. The owner wasn’t home but that was no problem as ...
... of affection between couples. It ran contrary to the otherwise quite masculine aura of the culture.
- Budapest really is beautiful; again, a variation of European castles, squares, bridges, churches, parks, and wide rivers. Though the statues of Budapest were VERY fetching - depicting men that seemed a mix between Braveheart, and ...
... know that we would eat it all for sure! Our starters came, a bruschetta and a white sausage with pretzel. It was yum! A girl came to ask if we were ready for our mains, said we would like a little longer then 30 seconds later our mains come out haha. Ah well.
The food was delicious and the beers good! Eventually it was time to head back to the hostel in hope of waking to go and explore Salzberg!
* Famous Hungarians or people of Hungarian decent include Drew Barrymore, Rachel Wise (from the Mummy) and one of the main drawers of the Simpsons.
- For all you gossip girl fans out there, we saw a dead-set doppelgänger of Blake Lively aka Serena on our walking tour today.
Today Bridget tagged along with Cam and I, as we headed up to check out the famous Hungarians Baths.
On the walk there, we saw the impressive ...