Hotel Yasmin Kosice
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... not 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.
After an early wake up call, thanks to the little ones playing on their Big Wheel trike (which was cute but we're not used to), we breakfasted and got ready for a day of castle visits. On our way to our first castle in Boldogko, we stopped to take pictures of the surrounding countryside, including the rolling hills covered in vines- it was beautiful! The. We were off to the ruins at Boldogko. It's set upon a hilltop, overlooking the surrounding fields and vineyards. It was built in ...
... but otherwise the houses are small and a little run down. We wandered back home and caught up with the family, enjoying watching Oliver and Lulu playing, climbing the furniture. It was cute to see how Oliver was drawn to Jim, the only other blonde person in the group. He just stared at Jim, then as he got more comfortable he'd bring Jim little pretzel snacks, play with him- it was really cute to watch! Tomorrow we're off to see some castles and taste some ...
... we returned to Martha's and some much needed quiet time and rest.
FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 27
A much quieter "last day" began with Vodka toasts at 8:00 a.m., more wonderful food, a walk to the local church where Martha and her family belong, the local grocery store where Adriana works and a short visit with another family of relatives. After a wonderful lunch, we relaxed and played LCR with Maria, Adriana and Janik. In late afternoon, we drove to a nearby town ...
... the mountains (yes I mean the plural version) made the walk up look like a breeze. I have never felt such an urge to curl up and die as I did on the hike down (for those that have seen the Sound of Music just picture the closing scene of the movie as they escape over the mountains). However, after arriving back home at the village and a dip in the pool I felt much better.
Our evening was wrapped up with the opportunity to witness a traditional wedding reception taking place ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services