Novotel Budapest Congress
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We relaxed, had breakfast and got a picnic lunch from Spar, the grocery store. We are now pros at the marketing. One of us gets in line and the other finds the last things. We know to put the shopping basket on the left and the checker will put the merchandise on the right. We then pay and take the basket on the right to the counter to bag up in ...
No Hungarian city can compare to Budapest. It has Old World Charm with a cosmopolitan lifestyle. This glorious city is a work of art and a joy to walk around. Home to almost 1.7 million people, the city is actually the merging of two cities that span ...
... foul play. Here in the sunny streets of Pest however, they were genuine and sincere and always helpful. I went as far as asking one such friendly citizen where the best coffee bar was nearby, which he pointed out on my map. I was not at all surprised when the coffee turned out to be just as good as I hoped it would be.
I'm afraid however that I let the good people of Budapest down one afternoon after getting rather cross with a metro ticket machine that swallowed ...
... Four other people had done the same thing and were looking equally as gormless. Even had one of them not been wearing a Ferrari baseball cap, I could still tell they were looking for the same thing as me. As we found the correct way to the shuttle buses, one of them explained that they were from Spain and were going to cheer on Fernando Alonso. "Sweet!", I said, feeling the love for a fellow Grand Prix fan but neglecting to tell him that I find Alonso to be a substantial ...
... cinnastick we headed back to the hotel and I took a quick nap. Afterwards we headed back out at like 8:30 in search of some street sausages like they have in Vienna but we were thwarted. We ended up at an American styled shop that sold home made sausages and fries that were pretty good though. After the sausages we walked a few shops down to, what TripAdvisor calls the best gelato in Budapest. Gelato can range between about a 3 and a 10 on a 10 scale and I'll still love it so I ...
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