Huge hot spring lake in Heviz
Heviz

Huge hot spring lake in Heviz

Miranda

[September, 2010] The purpose of this trip was to have a swim in this huge hot spring in Heviz. This is a lake of the size of 4.44 hectares with the depth is up to about 40 metres. The temperature of the water on the day was 31 degree. I enjoyed bathing there borrowing the …

Potato festival in rain
Hungary

Potato festival in rain

Miranda

[September, 2010] Keszthely — very difficult to pronounce — is a major town in the south end of Lake Balaton. The weather was awful, but they were trying enjoying their potato festival. We joined and had a very good stew in the rain.

Raining hard at Lake Balaton
Hungary

Raining hard at Lake Balaton

Miranda

[September, 2010] We went to Lake Balaton for the first time. It is famous for its beauty and Hungarian people spend their holidays here, but unfortunately when we were there, the weather was awful. I just had to imagine how it would have been with sunshine.

The typical view in Budapest
Budapest

The typical view in Budapest

Miranda

[September, 2010] I hesitated to put this photo up, because it is so common. None the less, it is a good view, isn’t it. The parliament had a red star, when I first visited this city.

Budapest at night
Budapest

Budapest at night

Miranda

[September, 2010] After having a very good dinner in a very posh restaurant in Buda, we walked back to Pest where our hotel was. I felt quite safe in this city. The night view of Danube was very good.

Boat trip on Danube
Budapest

Boat trip on Danube

Miranda

[september, 2010] This was the 4th time for me to visit Budapest, but first time I took this boat trip on the Danube. There was an audio guide about the city which you can choose the language. It was as if two cities, Buda and Pest were talking each other, which was a good idea …

Poor Margaret
Budapest

Poor Margaret

Miranda

[september, 2010] The boat trip on Danube included one hour tour of Margaret Island, an island middle of Danube. Here nobody lives, but with a big park and hotels, people enjoy having a rest. The history says that a 13th century king vowed that if the Mongols left the country, he would give his child …

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