Lion's Garden Hotel
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... to go into the city was to buy a ticket for an organ and choir concert in one of the churches in central Budapest. I managed to do this and headed back to my local mall to get out of the heat and buy a prepared chicken salad for dinner ( risky I know, but no problems)
The concert was really good with music by Bach, Vivaldi, Mozart, and the choir rocked a Handel's Hallelujah chorus from the Messiah ( they just about lifted the roof off ...
... Thank goodness, none were evident today- only trotters! The upper level has a range of local crafts – embroidered cloths, blouses, leather goods, ceramics and various decorative knick-knacks. Tourist items (Budapest T shirts and so on) are available but it is refreshing to have the craft work take pride of place.
Opposite the market is the famous Váci utca ...
... since the door was closed and the friendly guard was not letting anyone new into the office). A little after 2pm, Laura came out with our very official looking translated documents (they will certainly get a place of honor in the scrap book - especially given their cost).
We then got back int he car, and navigated easily to the parking lot for the transportation museum (it helps to actually know were you need to go, rather than depending on the GPS, and ...
... I see that looks interesting, regardless of how well it "goes" with anything else or makes sense for breakfast.
Amongst other things, I had some excellent dried sweet cherries, a pickle stuffed with sauerkraut, some smoked cheese that was very similar in flavor to the cheese I had yesterday in Slovakia (although in ball-form, not strings), and a sweet cheese-filled pastry. I also bought some paprika to take home, because Hungary is known for its paprika and I ...
... m sure! And anyway, we can have our own “showerty” in our disco steam shower (doesn’t quite have the same ring to it!). The whole swimming experience was a bit of a milestone for me, being the first time I had been swimming since I had surgery (and goodness knows how much longer even before that!). I was a little concerned how I would go with the bag getting wet or if I had to empty it, but it was all perfectly fine :)
My other favourite day was our ...