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... quite beautiful countryside. The roads in this part of Hungary are in pretty good condition, and for the most part are well sign-posted (to be fair, on our last jaunt in Hungary, we drove a lot in the dark and with our van headlights could see very little on the signs). When we meet people, they are pleasant, and even though some people stare at a right-hand-drive van, most are smiling and waving when they do so. We drive straight through Hungary into Slovakia, and when ...
... he must be nearly empty so sat in behind and we ended up stopping at the next gas station together.
We filled up and he said, do you smoke i'm having a break, I said no, he said well lets make a picture?
We chatted, then he asked where I was going, I mentioned Gdansk, and he said he was heading that way. I told him the trip I was on, and he asked me to join him and his friend for a beer and I could stay if I wanted? I said yeah that would ...
... conclusion it really was a secret HQ, missed dinner, but got in our rooms.
We got a beer, had some sandwiches the boys made, and settled down to visit the site in the morning.
Now for any of you that find this interesting I will ad the sat nav co ordinates, so you can find this.
Its a strange place,
We got up for breakfast, which was like dinner last night, just not as good then off we went.
We explored ...
... enjoyed the sunshine and feel no sadness with leaving tomorrow morning! Would I recommend it to fellow-travellers? I’m not sure – if you want to visit just to “tick that box”, then go for it! But, it is part of Russia, so it requires the complicated Russian Visa, though for holders of an EU Passport, you can get a 3-day Transit Visa, which is more than enough time!
... very little international travel. New language, new food, new vistas etc. The people are fantastically generous. We look forward to keeping you posted with our posts.
Liliya & Curtis
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