Travel Blogs from Keszthely
... walking upto the lookout before we eat at 8, do I want to come? There then follows an entertaining evening where we also get to know the guys who run the place. I go to bed at 1 and leave the others to it.
Next morning Tom and I hire bikes and cycle about 50km to a 13th century castle, past lakeside villages and after lunch, back by way of the roman road that serves as a wine road. There is also plenty ...
... an idea!
As soon as one enters the lake, it's immediately clear that it is all natural. There were beautiful lily pads growing throughout and plants growing from the bottom of the lake upwards that tickle your feet as you swim by. The lakes water renews itself every 2-3 days so there is an abundance of life thriving off the rich mineral waters that come up from the Earth. Lots of "floaties" in the water too... ...
... hats were involved.
The next day we drove to a beautiful summer house lent to us by a family friend of Gabor, and we spent the remainder of the week sleeping in, swimming in the lake,
exploring the ruins of a local hill fort , looking at the stars through the telescope, drinking wine, and teaching a Hungarian and a Dane baseball! We also cooked and ate A LOT! While we literally Bar-B-Q'ed food, we figuratively Bar-B-Q'ed in the heat, but it was worth ...
... in. His actual words were "But I'm a pussy." Not really what a native
English speaker would repeat over and over. I love foreigners, they make
me laugh and have no idea why. Mind you the tables will be turned when
I'm learning German... So must enjoy being the native speaker whilst I
On Sunday everyone moves pretty slowly. After a breakfast of
eye-burningly hot salami it was bicycling in ...
... we went to a rope course. Complete with helmets, belt and climbing gloves, Alex and I attempted to teach ourselves to climb and swing and use a zip-line. We did very well on the adult course 7. Only after that did we see the training course you were supposed to go through first and only then did we find out hat we had just been in the hardest course there. We then went through the training and were sent into two ...
Other places to stay in Keszthely
Pazmany Peter u. 1, Keszthely | 3 star pensionfrom $57