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A boat trip down the Danube Well set tables for dinner And the lights... No words can describe the buildings The Parliament building The 7 bridges joining Buda to Pest Two separate cities brought together Linked The Chain Bridge named after a British architect And the city viewed from the Citadel Liberation Monument Huge statues that really showed freedom Highlighted against the sky But the memorial that ...
... Retaliation from the Soviet Union: thousands of Hungarians died at the hands of Soviet troops and tanks. Some were arrested, executed and thousands fled to Austria.
Walked through the market this afternoon and visited St Stephen's Basilica. Beautiful domed ceiling. The mummified forearm of St Stephen is displayed...hmm...
Fun fact for my cyclist buddies: The city of Budapest just passed a zero alcohol tolerance for cyclists as well as drivers! On ...
... live on the Buda side (although it is more like the suburbs). If you want to go out, you need to go to Pest. Another intersting fact: Under the castle is a large cave and tunnel system, originally formed by the geothermal activity, but exploited by the Hungarian as protection and a secret hideaway during wars. Later that afternoon, I was 15m under where I stood this morning. Anyways, we made it to the actual castle, which was heavily destroyed by war. The ...
Budapest day 1
After arriving late in Budapest, we woke up early to meet our tour guide for the day. Born and raised in Buda, Zoltan started us off in the Hungarian way: shots of a local liquor. It is illegal to drink on the street so we consumed the alcohol discreetly by a local cafe. After our bellies were nice and warm, we started off with a tour of the area our hotel was ...
... are maybe more kebab shops than bus stops!
9. City is becoming multi ethnic. Aside from western Europeans that are choosing to live here there are also Chinese and some Africans. Chinese cuisine has also become popular but not to the extent of kebab shops.
10. The train station has been cleaned up. In 2004 people were coming thru the carriages before we even pulled into ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool