Travel Blogs from Siofok
... br> On the drive home, we stopped in a town called Tihany that's on a peninsula jutting out into the lake. From a special rock in Tihany you can shout, and whatever you shout bounces off the hills on the other side of the lake and creates an echo!
This week was like a vacation within a vacation. When we weren't busy swimming, we managed to snap a few photos. We hope you enjoy them!
Your Week-Warrior Adventurers,
Katherine and Zack
... crowned and buried.
While we didn't spend a lot of time in this town, we did get to enjoy the comfort of Gabor's parent's home (that's Megan's in-laws/ Megan is Zack's first cousin). We also thought the name was pretty cool, and that you would enjoy trying to say it five times fast.
Your Re-Connected Adventurers,
Katherine and Zack
This morning we went to the Metro Supermarket in Gyor to pick up a few things we would need for our stay in Budapest.
Thomas and Eva drove us to their cabin, which is about 12 km outside of Gyor. On the way there we stopped at a wine cellar where we had a taste of the local wine and a look around underground. Thomas and Eva have a large area of land where Thomas has built a house and they have a large garden and a small cement swimming pool. It is very quiet ...
... local Riesling with a philosophical
Chicagoan and my pastry chef Dutch roommate. In Germany even the guys
drink wine spritzers. They would be labelled 'girly' back home for sure.
But here it's just an inside joke with myself.
I had my first legit goulash. Was super good, especially after waiting until 9 thirty for dinner. If I'd know it's be so late I would have gotten two dinners in!
At the hostel ...
... Hosteleigenen "Aussenbar" und lernen zudem noch einen supernetten Ami, Casey, kennen und eine Niederlaenderin, Tessa. Wir verbringen den Abend Floecc trinkend, quasi Weinschorle auf Ungarisch mit eigenem ungarischen Weisswein und erkunden das Oertchen dann noch ein wenig. Ausserdem gibt es im Hostel ein Gulash nach muttis REzept, in einem riesigen KEssel ueber offenem Feuer stundenlang durchgekocht. Lecker Lecker!!! Wir haben viel Spass zusammen, ...