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... and Croatia now and we wanted to visit another city in Hungary before leaving. The guidebook said it's about the only other city worth visiting if you're short of time.
We arrived at about 6 pm on a Tuesday and walked to our apartment. We scored on this one. It's a small but recently renovated room in a nice quiet building near the main square and pedestrian mall. After checking in, we found ...
... demonstration of the cathedral organ in Pecs as well as a beautiful song she sang for us in the crypt below the church.Her voice truly angelic in the wonderful acoustics of this unique space. We then visited an early Christian burial grounds from the second to the fourth century with the wonderful frescoes and colourings still beautiful after nearly 2000 years. Our day was topped of with a wonderful meal of todos Teasta a traditional Hungarian dish. Truly a fun ...
Beautiful day in Pecs today. Pecs is a city of much culture and many beautiful museums.We were able to see a temporary exhibit of Leonardo DaVince. The man was truly a genius having come up with designs for a flying machine and a self propelled buggy back in ...
... The staff were pleasant and the room, while not luxe, was adequate. No sooner did we get there, we were off to explore the town.
The main square is 100 ft from the hotel. The first thing you notice is the statue of János Hunyadi the hero who fended off the Ottoman invaders in 1456. His statue and the Gazi Kasim Pasha Mosque dominate Szechenyi Square, the main square in Pécs. While the Ottomans ended up taking over Pécs in the 1600's, Pécs had the last laugh. If you ...
century, perhaps around the time that Constantin made Christianity
the state religion for the Empire. They are quite large structures
of various mausoleums of obviously wealthy families. A couple are
decorated with partially extant frescoes of christian motifs. Adam
and Eve with their fig leaves and Daniel and his lions are
recogniseable along with christograms. They appear to be in a