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2016 is here

New Year’s Day – Nagymezö Utca, 6th District, Budapest The street below is empty of partying tourists and locals after hours and hours of firecrackers, pub crawl groups, backpackers singing, and revellers pouring from bars to smoke and talk outside. … Continue reading

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Vienna 16/12/15

                      

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14th December 2015

In short… Szabadság Híd (Liberty Bridge), river front, Grand Market Hall, Dohány St. Synagogue and the Raumbach Sebestyen St. Synagogue (which is in a state of disrepair)

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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 … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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Return to Budapest, 2015

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Favourite Cities in Europe – 1. Berlin (Part 1)

As I type this, my younger sister is in Berlin, and my other sister is planning her return to this vibrant city. It seems Berlin is a magnet for the three of us, and all for the same reasons – … Continue reading

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Final Day in Venice, and Farewell to Italy

What a wonderful city… we had a fantastic time getting lost in the streets of Venice, wandering aimlessly and admiring narrow canals, gondolas, palaces, gorgeous old building, many cute dogs, prosciutto, prosecco, beer, cheese, more canals, more boats, more gondolas…! … Continue reading

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In love with Venice

The rumours are true – Venice IS more romantic than Paris! I love it. We paid a huge sum for lunch (silly) and a huge sum for a gondola ride (essential) and had a lovely day exploring winding streets, tiny … Continue reading

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Italy, Day 6

We were a little bit over-enthusiastic about driving in Italy. B has done all the driving, mainly because of the car rental agreement stating one driver only, but also due to me feeling a bit unwell for three days now. … Continue reading

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