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Internal train tickets in Hungary: what you need to know

So far we haven’t ventured to book train tickets from anywhere than our train agency in the city (CFR Arad). I knew I was paying a small premium (about 1.2 euros per ticket for internal fares) and that connecting international tickets always cost more but we liked the security of booking through an agent (being…

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Things That Make Me Happy: May 2015

May is our busiest and most interesting month. Every single year. Because we have two major events going on this month and they lead to travel, of course. 1. 3 years married May 25 is our wedding anniversary. And we spent it quietly , in a small , charming Hungarian town. 2. Alex’s birthday We…

May 2015

May 2015 Photos

May is the busiest and happiest month for us. May 10th was Alex’s birthday , May 25th was our wedding anniversary. We travel to Budapest and Eger and also took a day trip hiking to see Arad Rally. May is also when the strawberries in our garden start to ripen.

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Arad Rally 2015 : Photo Blog Post

For the second year in a row, we had the chance to go and see the cars competing in Arad Rally on two different sections. Conop-Nadas (just like last year) and Lalasint (a really spectacular section on tarmac). On Saturday morning we left home around 8 a.m. with our sandwiches packed and water bought. The…

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Things that make me happy – April 2015

1. Booked the accommodation for our wedding anniversary I’m pretty sure Hungary is getting more expensive by the day . Chose Astoria City Hostel again. I had a discount card from them but I cannot find it (maybe I’ll be able to by the time we leave). However, we grabbed a discount via Hostelbookers. The…

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April 2015 Photos

April was all about – Catholic and Orthodox Easters – new pair of walking shoes – new hairstyle – a lot of new spring dishes (using raw zucchini) – a visit to the Vegan restaurant in town