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Travel Blogs from Harkány
... Cepin and the family home of Drago’s brothers house and cousin Zelko's family. In this case there were 3 family houses all located next to each other (one of which we eventually stated in).
We were greeted by the Didda’s brother wife and the many cousins and 2nd cousins - by this time it was hard to keep track of who was who!!!
After sometime and something to eat, the kids were getting decidedly restless - it was ...
... it to be medicine. Unicum is a Hungarian spirit which makes cough medicine taste good, definitely an acquired taste. We killed three bottles over the weekend.
Driving across Hungary the highways often looked eerily like any scenery in the U.S., perhaps eastern Ohio, complete with the occasional Burger King sign. It was mostly flat, with some very gently rolling hills, with some occasional rather large ridges. The towns were a dead giveaway that you ...
... going through the nationalities with the guide: I suggested for Rachel hers was 'non-drinker'.
The principal reason to walk into the new town was for money for some of us and to have an ice cream cone 10 CK. He said at one stage he knew little about the architecture of the buildings but thought they were nice. He did talk about the war, a subject which I suspect will be inescapable here.
The guide had an interesting observation about alcohol consumption ...
... sprawic mi nowej czapy, bo sam sie tym zajme po powrocie na swieta do domu!
(**)Jak sie pozniej dowiedzialem, ta muzyka ma serbskie korzenie i w czasie wojny byla zakazana w Chorwacji - do tego stopnia, ze jak gdzies puszczano ja glosno mogli tam wpasc zolnierze i z karabinow rozpieprzyc sprzet grajacy, a nieraz i samych grajkow. Potem nastaly czasy swobody i turbo folk wyszedl z podziemia uderzajac w uszy niczego nie spedziewajacych sie ludzi ze zdwojona sila.
So as well as Nikinci we also visited Princess Sylvia (from melbourne) and her kids and mum and mother in law in Jarmina before we went to Nikinci. Back to Osijek for lunch at >Milka and Tihos *pita which is mince, sour cream and pastry /heaven!. Had fantastic lunch/dinner or whatever time of day it was/ in Nikinci with Rosas other uncle, aunts, cousins, etc. Heaps of great cevapi (like sausage but was wrapped in bacon! Excellent)
As you can see I ...
Other places to stay in Harkány
Kossuth Lajos Utca 17., Harkány | Hotelfrom $36
50-52 Szent Istvan, Harkány | Hotelfrom $96
Jaro J. u. 1, Harkány | 4 star hotelfrom $107
Szent IstvÃ¡n utca 26-28, Harkány | 4 star hotelfrom $65
Bartok B ut 15, Harkány | 3 star hotelfrom $61
Bartok Bela Utca 1, Harkány | 4 star hotelfrom $128
Bajcsy-Zsilinszky Str. 5-7, Harkány | 3 star hotelfrom $87