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So where to begin... This was one of the longest days of the trip so far. To be honest, I am somewhat disappointed in my traveling skills as it got me into a few binds. It started out from a good decision to remain in Košice, Slovakia Friday night, but Saturday would test my durability and smarts. Friday night set this tone: After writing in my blog Friday, I decided to go out for a few beers... a few. Then I meet some of the coolest Slovakian guys at one of the pubs. The ...
... of around 200,000 I think. And for many people here, this 'eastern-edge' city of Europe, is making its mark as a true travel and cultural destination. As a matter of fact, it was voted as 2013's European Capital of Culture. Once a mining and industrial town, it is transforming into an art and cultural center. Tidbit - Andy Warhol has some of his original paintings here; although he once said 'he comes from nowhere', his ...
... called "Plato Units" and are a measure of specific gravity, which is a measure of the amount of barley used, and therefore sugar extracted. Long story short - the higher the plato unit, the more flavor, and therefore a higher price. This is different from alcohol content, which of course is also listed. Cool. So a bud light in the US might have a Plato unit of about 6, or very little flavor!
For about 5 Euros each, we got tickets ...
... shot, she realises that sunflowers are invariably all facing the sun and thus also in the wrong direction for good photography! She wonders whether they turn their heads during each day (no time to stop & watch). AG does not know the answer. BTW, what happens to sunflowers on dull days when there is no sun?
*We reach our destination, Erdobenye, a little village some 20 km from Sarospatak. ...
... We entered the castle, where we sadly couldn't take pictures. We had to wear protective slippers over our shoes to protect the wood floors- I snapped a sneaky picture of that! The castle's furniture and tapestries weren't preserved but it was filled with stuff from the appropriate centuries when the Rakoczi family lived there, including furniture, clothing, books and tapestries. Then we headed out to wander around the other buildings- we were going to look into a tower building ...