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Arrived in Budapest after a long flight. The Viking Skadi is a beautiful longboat. Budapest is a magnificent city and well deserves the title of "Paris of Eastern Europe". The visit to the Duheny St. synagogue and Holocaust museum was very moving. The night sail leaving Budapest heading for Slovokia was ...
Arrived in Visegrad, had breakfast, unloaded the bike and off on the road. Just a few of us are doing the long route today. En route to the first ferry we saw about 20 herons in the fields bordering the river. We covered the 16 km to the ferry in 40 minutes but, unfortunately, the ferry had just departed so we had a one hour wait to the next one! We had a very pleasant run back to the Visegrad (opposite side of the bank). We had coffee ...
We decided to take a short break from Budapest (post yet to come) and see some of the Hungarian countryside. We traveled to Esztergom, about 60 klms north of Budapest at a big bend in the Danube when the river takes a right hand turn from east to south. Esztergom is the old capital of Hungary and is still the seat of the Hungarian Archbishop. The town features a massive cathedral modelled on St Peters in Rome and it sits on a clifftop ...
... pics, the movie camera was working so this special visit will be included in the final movie. Wei also went to the stunning Mathias church on Castle Hill. After lunch back on the ship we set sail for Vienna. On the way we passed Esztergom which was the main residence of the rulers of Hungary over a 1000 years ago. The ruined palace ...
... the boat. Yes we suspected it was our handsome Cruise Director, Gunther who had organised the table. We had had a few giggles with him prior and thought he probably wanted to be entertained by Lou so he didn't have to keep the conversation moving along at the table! He wasn't disappointed!!! It was a fun night and we were ribbed by everyone on the boat as to how we got on the Captains table. Style and class we ...
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