Travel Blogs from Mohacs
Going to bed fairly early meant more chances to wake up. Not a bad sleep until after 0300 and then a bit intermittent. Got up c 0630. By the time my shower was over, it was late enough to put on the main room light and get the Dutchman up.
Worked on the diary before/after brekkie. Same was a bit more modest in scope but the instant cappuccino coffee was a nice surprise.
Somehow the 'Pina Colada song' came up and watched ...
... he had, 40 euros and a beer.
1339 at Hungarian passport procedures at Magyarboly re a passport-reading machine and stamp [nil for the Dutchman but he got free entry to the Hungarian Parliament for his EU membership]. Left at 1405.
1416 at the Croation border crossing of Bela Manistir: a passport stamp and off after 20M. We are now in the former Yugoslavia, the Balkan War a central feature of the balance of the trip.
There was an immediate sense ...
... So far Croatia reminds me of Czech Republic - rolling hills and very modern. I actually stayed in a pension just outside of Osijek in a town called Bilje. Very quiet and was on the boundary of a national park. there were lots of people biking. After several hours of cooling off I went out for a walk and the town was cute but some houses were bit older.
The Krokodil Pension ...
We had a very relaxing day today. Arrived in Mohacs at 7.00 am after crossing the border into Hungary and had to wait for two and a half hours for customs to clear the boat before we could go ashore. Mohacs is a little village which is very old and no-one is in a hurry. Walked through the town and the clothes and shoes that are in the shops are about the 1940's styles. Dad converted 10 euro ...
Start: Ruckeve Pension
Startzeit: 6:30 Uhr
Gesamt km: 1903
Meine heutige Hauptrichtung ist Süd und der Wind kommt heute aus........Süd natürlich-!!!!!
Nach 15 km Sand und Schotterpiste weiche ich nicht mehr von der B 51 ab. LKW und PKW werden ignoriert.
Von der schönen Landschaft auf der 15 km Piste hab ich nichts gehabt, da ich die Augen nur ...