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... demonstration of the cathedral organ in Pecs as well as a beautiful song she sang for us in the crypt below the church.Her voice truly angelic in the wonderful acoustics of this unique space. We then visited an early Christian burial grounds from the second to the fourth century with the wonderful frescoes and colourings still beautiful after nearly 2000 years. Our day was topped of with a wonderful meal of todos Teasta a traditional Hungarian dish. Truly a fun ...
Beautiful day in Pecs today. Pecs is a city of much culture and many beautiful museums.We were able to see a temporary exhibit of Leonardo DaVince. The man was truly a genius having come up with designs for a flying machine and a self propelled buggy back in ...
... that was weatherproof and resilient as steel; and could be sculpted and painted any colour. He won many awards in the late 1800's and was a hit throughout Hungary as this porcelain found its way into Art Nouveau architecture and decorative ware. He also developed a glaze, eosin, that gave porcelain a glimmering iridescent effect. Very striking. After WWII, the factory was nationalized by the Communists, the name disappeared and the quality went downhill. ...
... the odd sensation of watching modern day feet walk above you as you stand within 4th century buildings and burial chambers 5-6 meters below the ground. More burials are uncovered regularly, but unfortunately very few have escaped the ravages of grave robbers and countless invaders, some of who turned some of the larger chambers into houses. However, the few that have been found intact are pretty amazing and show a clear progression from paganism ...
Tuesday 10 June Pecs, Hungary
Have I mentioned before that it is HOT
here. A temperature display in the street says 39. The weather
forecast just talks about 36. Our flat is a little hot box and...
An interesting day today. There is a
world heritage listed early christian mausoleum site here in Pecs.
It is very well preserved and presented. The tombs are from the ...