Travel Blogs from Heviz
We left Budapest and headed for our next stop on the Side of Lake Balaton, we spent 3 nights in this area albeit on 3 different sites;
Site 1 - Bungalow and Camping Ifjusag - looked lovely and lively on the website, out of 500+ pitches we were the only ones there, the local attractions were all closed, a bit like a tacky sea side town - the site wasn't bad but we would be wasting our time staying any longer than a night so moved on ...
... airport to continue our trip with the other IP’ers that arrived in the meantime. We went to Balatonszárszó. Our IP-adventure could finally begin!
After a short night, we started the introduction program. During this program our coach Imke Smulders wanted us to build a tower with only ten pieces of A4-paper, scotch tape and a pair of scissors. The Dutch students back home will probably remember ...
... sightseeing and other attractions.
Our long and intensive days consist of lectures, workshops, social events, team building sessions and group work. The program is tight and there is no so much free time. But we all enjoy here and looking forward to sunny and historical Budapest!
Päivi Aro, Isabela Ion, Petri Miinalainen, Tiina Schroderus and Henna Turula (Finnish ...
It is only with the promise of good weather that I head out to Balaton. I could easily stay in Budapest. Getting off the train at Revfulop, it feels like the wrong decision. The station is deserted and dilapidated and nothing seems very exciting. Still, I can see the hostel from the station. It looks very busy and they explain they have a group of cyclists staying. I move to my room and meet Tom. He and the Australian ...
... a bit surprised we were having what seemed like an algae bath!
The afternoon rolled by and with hopes of a sunny day ahead, we decided to book a second night in the lake region on the Northern side of the lake. I think we truly outdid ourselves on dinner in this town...canned peaches, bread and Nutella - a culinary delight! Why is it that everything closes so early and you can't find a decent restaurant in ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
- Pets allowed