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- Minbar in room
- Airport Transportation
- Shuttle bus service
- Swimming pool
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Heated pool
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... and awoke to someone poking me. He looked 'official' and kept trying to tell me I had to pay 20 Euros ($25) for the entrance to Hungary. Normally I would have had the strength and insight to question this, but I was weak and paid the man. Of course he was off the train with my money, and the train left. It all took about a minute, but I learned later from some people that was a hoax. Ok, I got duped, I can live with that. Then... when I arrived at the train station ...
... 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 ...
... next larger town heading west, Poprad. The trains are electric and efficient and clean. The ride was nice and only took an hour and a half. It's a small country. Their tourism motto is "Small Country, Big Adventure."
If we weren't on a schedule to get to Prague, we would have spend a day or two here. But, we have absentee ballots for our Gubernatorial election waiting for us there. And we want to hit some hot springs, so we're off.
... know exactly how many young educated people have left Hungary to work overseas.
How interesting is that.The British government doesn't know either!
* Even though we miss out on Sarospatak, if you are passing this way, it does seem to merit a visit.
*We have supper at the only restaurant in the village. It tastes surprisingly good.
... we were asked by an employee if we were with a group just entering and said no, the door was closed on us! I guess you could only go in with a guided group but the employee was pretty rude, not explaining that. We finished a little walk around the grounds, including looking at where the toilets must have been on the outside of the buildings, then headed back. As we drove back, we saw these cool trees with little globe shaped clusters of flowers that looked like they were from a Dr. ...