Amazing visit to Buda and Pest all at the same time

Posted: December 8, 2014 in Uncategorized

Self Perspective

What a dummy.  I didn’t know that Budapest was the merging of the city of Buda and the city of Pest, each separated from each other by the Danube River.  This actually happened several years ago, like in 1873.  I had always read that Budapest was one of the world’s most beautiful cities, but I was skeptical, mainly because of the sheer size of the city.  How could a capital city of almost 2 million people be all that beautiful?

Believe it.  It can be and it is.

Beautiful.  Really beautiful.

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Ruin Pubs

One of the surprises of Budapest was the “Ruin Pubs”.  What the heck is a ruin pub?  They are a bar or really a collection of bars in a well, let’s just say an interesting location.  Basically, exactly what the name “ruin” implies, a type of place that enjoys a low rent.  The decor is well, decor is too strong a word. …

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