• Budapest

    Travellers’ favourite sights of 2018

    by  • July 4, 2018 • Budapest, City Breaks, Seville, Vatican City

    Tripadvisor has produced a list of travellers’ top 25 favourite sights worldwide, and 5 of the top 10 sights are in Europe. 2nd –   Plaza de Espana, Seville The Plaza de Espana in Seville was, rather surprisingly in my view, ranked second on Tripadvisor’s list of travellers’ favourite sights worldwide. Travellers who made comments...

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    Szechenyi Baths, Budapest.

    by  • July 11, 2017 • Budapest

    A day at Budapest’s famous baths is absolutely essential when visiting the Hungarian capital, Szechenyi was the one I chose out of the many options. It’s the biggest thermal spring bath complex in Europe. Enter the sunshine yellow building almost straight out of the metro station, admire the grandeur and period features from this...

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    Budapest – A Tale of Two Cities

    by  • April 20, 2016 • Budapest, City Breaks

    Buda and Pest were two separate  cities until 1873 and are now very different – but equally charming – “cities within a city” Having recently been fortunate enough to visit Budapest for a few days, I’ve come away with a few lasting impressions in my head.  Firstly, this is a very relaxed and friendly city...

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