12th & 13th Dec. 2015


Wine at 3pm


Bon appetit!


Gulyásleves

 


Stuffed cabbage

 


Dog spotting again

 

Parliament from the River Ride bus

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The biggest synagogue in Europe

Szimpla farmers market 13/12/15

Stocking up on Mangalica pork

 


Coffee, beer and brioche at the market

 

Karaván food truck park

SO COLD!

Cooking up our finds from the farmers market. (Potato, pork, onions… Quintessentially Hungarian)

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Budapest River Ride – 12/12/15

Yesterday we rode the amphibious bus “River Ride” around town and then INTO THE RIVER! Whilst it was a pricey excursion, it kept us warm and it was definitely amusing.

Take note of the moment in the video where the iPhone drops down from the windowsill of the bus and under the seat… Thankfully BK fishes it out for me and we return to regular programming as if nothing had happened. Smooth as!

Video shot on iPhone 6, using Hyperlapse. Edited in iMovie. Music by Simian Mobile Disco, “Ortolan”. 

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Budapest, 11/12/15

I spent most of today snoozing because I have a cold (damn aeroplane germs) but we went for a nice evening walk around town again.


Andrássy Ut — Golden Hour at 3:30pm


Vörösmarty Ter


Deák Ferenc Ter & one of my favourite buildings


Király Utca at 3:45pm


Király Utca


Danube Promenade, looking towards the chain bridge (Lánc Híd)


Danube Promenade, looking towards Erzsebet Híd/Gellért Hegy


Buda Castle


Christmas tree at Vörösmárty Ter


A florist called Opera Fleur


A florist called Opera Fleur


Warming up with a coffee


Side streets


More side streets

Location:Budapest VI. kerület,Hungary

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Return to Budapest, 2015

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Bikes of Budapest Part II

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Tired musings

If I was an Egyptian or Roman goddess, I’d order Budapest water for my skin and Melbourne water for my hair. The pink dye has gone from my hair already but my eczema has also gone and I believe the term is “glowing”.

Also if I was a goddess I probably wouldn’t have such sore feet because my minions would carry me everywhere. They’d be very tired minions. Or very strong ones.

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Gates and Doors of Budapest Part I

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