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Top 10 Travel Destinations from Budapest, Part IV

And finally…a post on Zadar, Croatia, where I was lucky enough to spend this past week! 9. Zadar, Croatia – Just 7 hours from Budapest, highway all the way, and you are at the stunning coast of Croatia, where beaches, … Continue reading

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Top 10 Travel Destinations from Budapest, Part III-IV

Four more ideas for your vacation planning, since I had no internet access yesterday (the reason for this, I will reveal tomorrow)… 5. Zakopane – This is the Polish destination I mentioned in my last post, which is close enough … Continue reading

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Top 10 Travel Destinations from Budapest, Part II

Two more ideas for your vacation plans in Central Europe… 3. Trieste – this utterly Italian city only made it into our travel plans because it’s about 7 hours from Budapest, making it a good stop for the night on … Continue reading

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Hungarian Canoeist Gábor Rakonczay Arrives Safely

We interrupt our regularly scheduled program (Top 10 Non-Hungarian Restaurants) to let you in on some wonderful news, if you haven’t heard it yet… Gábor Rakonczay, the Hungarian canoeist, is alive and well and has arrived in Antigua, becoming the world’s first person … Continue reading

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Top 10 Reasons to Love Budapest, Part III

Two more things to love as we head into a four-day weekend (during which I still intend to be posting…) here in Budapest! 5. The green spaces. Apparently there are only 10 square meters of green space per Budapest resident, half … Continue reading

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Top 10 Kids’ Birthday Parties in Budapest, Part V

All aboard! Last but not least, two very unusual birthday party venues… 9. The Children’s Railway: Take a ride on this railway run by kids! This is fun anytime, but you can also rent a whole railway car (adorably called “saloon carriages” on … Continue reading

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Top 10 Kids’ Birthday Parties in Budapest, Part IV

Party on! Here are two more Budapest birthday party venues, one retro, and one underground. And you know what? They’re great for grownups too… 7. Bowling: Picturing a rundown old alley on the outskirts of town, full of old people in dorky … Continue reading

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