Petnehazy Club Hotel
Travel Blogs from Budapest
... of the hill on the Buda side with the Citadella and
walked up. Hungarians seem keen on monuments and many of them are
heavily disputed. Currently, I gather, there is a big stoush over
the new government wanting to erect a monument to their liberation by
Germany during the second world war. . There is also a Memento Park
with old monuments that are no longer in vogue. Many of the
socialist era statues ...
... making our way into what seemed to be the main section. This section, was a series of rooms, each containing thermal pools heated to varying heats. The majority were 34, 36 or 38 degrees, but one was only 28 degrees, so we didn't stay in there long! We spent a good couple of hours, just strolling from room to room, taking in the ornate architecture and enjoying the thermal water. It was also an interesting place to people watch, because despite there being ...
... Saint Stephan's is Neo-classical in style. Although stylistically different, both buildings are ornately decorated & wonders to visit. Next stop was the Hungarian state opera house, another beautiful building, inside & out. Hopefully I might be able to see an opera before I leave Hungary. Wish me luck. The Basilica has classical concerts on Saturday nights, which would be amazing, but it always seems ...
The ship trip was over this morning and we all 143 passengers disembarked.
The organization to get us all off with all our luggage going in different directions was an amazing accomplishment in logistics and it all went off without a hitch.
We left the ship at 12.45 and went by taxi to our lovely small 2 bed roomed apartment with excellent internet.
As the boys stayed on the ship minding our luggage Judy and I went to the Opera House to get tickets to Verdi's ...
... of Kimi's Lotus and Felipe's Ferrari, having learned from the day before how difficult it is to photograph a Formula 1 car once at full speed. Then I concentrated on trying to stop my leg twitching with excitement. I must have looked at the display of my phone about twelve times as the day edged closer to the 2:00pm race start.
The group of four blokes in front of me resumed their argument with the couple from the day before about which seats were which. Eventually, after ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Room service