Lanchid 19 Hotel
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- Minbar in room
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
- Reduced mobility rooms
- Room service
- Non-smoking hotel
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Avalon river cruises provides many included excursions. This morning it was a city tour by motor coach. We saw both Buda and Pest (pronounced Pescht) while learning the history of Hungary. I came away with two very important observations.
1. If they don't like you or your views, they throw you in the Danube. A catholic bishop was put in a barrel and thrown down a steep hill into the river for ...
... he could make it work). Well apparently that solution is done too. So we spent the afternoon at the furniture store, going over multiple options - foam beds that fold up into cubes, a twin bed with trundle, two mattresses.... It turns out that Blake has an issue with his bed being on the floor, so he rejected some of the easiest options. (Fortunately in this case, no one at the store seemed to speak English, so they just ignored us completely as we roamed the ...
After that waste of time, I walked over to the funicular and rode to the top of Buda, where the castle district is. The entire area is charming and has a great view. I was also fortunate enough to witness the changing of the guard.
Of course you have to see the castle, the fisherman's bastion (basically just a good viewpoint) and the big cathedral there, but there are some other sights worth seeing as well.
One that I was very unsure ...
... brotherhood, all being taught in the same way. After the meeting we walked (in a very roundabout *lost* kind of way) to a traditional Hungarian coffee house that has been around since the 1800's. The atmosphere was fantastic, and as you can tell from the pictures we indulged a little bit. What do you think it would take to OD on sugar? :) Tomorrow is our last day here, but, having seen all the big stuff, we have nothing planned. All I know is that we're sleeping ...
... of to really describe it. In some places, like America, the mish mash of cultural influences gets so mashed the cultural influences tend to become white-washed versions of themselves, watered down. But here the cultural influences are like facets that make the city gleam brighter with interest & definitive characteristics. Yeah, so, um, totally in love with Budapest, definitely coming back. :)
Pics later...WiFi is pretty sketchy on the ship.