Travel Blogs from Szeged
... which they won from Canada by .04 second. It was a joyous occasion .
It is a little sad that it is all over and because the paddlers are from all over Australia we won't see them till nationals. Some wonderful friendships have been made.
Well it is goodbye to Szeged. Last night we had a team gathering with everybody having drinks for the first time. It went to the head very quickly. Kel ...
... goes on.
About five o'clock the compeer burst into song. He actually had a pretty good voice and broke into a George Michael song. He came back with an encore of Hound dog. The crowd went wild
Well time for bed as we have to be at breakfast at 6am. Another day, another medal.....we hope.
We hope all is well back home. Ted have you worked out the video player yet? If not ask the boys.
World Champion Waz and ...
Well today has been a bitter sweet day. We started this morning to learn that our darling Katie's grandmother has passed away so we send our prayers and love to all the Bertsos clan .
Warren has the flu and woke up very ordinary but the trooper that he is, he paddled in the mixed 2000m race in which he was stroke, ie sets the pace, and won the Gold medal. Australia is now the world champions in senior C(over 60). This afternoon he repeated the ...
... to bed. The result of that is we didn't go to the opening ceremony which is on now. Actually Gary and Allan were told not to go as they both had been unwell. Alan is in stroke with Warren. For you non paddlers that means they are the first paddlers in the boat and the set the pace for the boat. In other words very needed. Of course they will be there tomorrow as the first day is the 2000m races which are on the river Tisza. A hard race but exciting.
Tim, Dad ...
I was going to Romania but not via Szeged. But that's where I am, and tomorrow Romania.
Long story but basically I couldn't find accommodation - well cheap accommodation - in Debrecen, the town in eastern Hungary I was going to cross the border from. So caught a train here instead on the recommendation of the hostel staff. They even booked me two nights in their assoc hostel ...
Other places to stay in Szeged
Szent-Gyorgyi Albert u. 16 - 24, Szeged | 4 star hotelfrom $140
Maros utca 1, Szeged | 4 star hotelfrom $69
Szent-Gyorgyi Albert u. 42, Szeged | 3 star hotelfrom $57
Szechenyi, square 3, Szeged | 3 star hotelfrom $76
Bajza utca 6, Szeged | 4 star hotelfrom $83
Terez u. 30., Szeged | Hotelfrom $60
Zarda u. 8, Szeged | 2 star hotelfrom $51
Hattyas Sor 19, Szeged | Hotelfrom $40
FÃ¼rdÅ str 27., Szeged | Hotelfrom $72