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Budapest food

Budapest food As I said in an earlier post you do not have to go hungry in Hungary. There are many fine hotels with excellent restaurants. As in most cities you will find international restaurants and food chains.   In … Continue reading

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Budapest Christmas Markets

Budapest Christmas Markets Nancy and I booked our Danube cruise so that we could see the Christmas Markets and finish up with a celebration of  Christmas with our daughter in Bedfordshire, UK. We thought that visiting Christmas markets would be … Continue reading

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Budapest Lights up the Danube

The twin cities of Buda and Pest light up the Danube River as it flows through Hungary.   Now I invite you to join me for a short cruise down the Danube River to view Budapest at night. The most … Continue reading

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First Views of Budapest

What does the name Budapest mean to you? Have you been to Budapest, or read about it, or heard of it? Do you know where it is? Let me show you what I have seen in a short visit. This … Continue reading

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Be Careful What you Pack

Be careful what you pack on your next trip by air. Last month I took a flight to Budapest, Hungary with a plane change in London England. I arrived at the airport in Budapest, and waited for my checked bag … Continue reading

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Cool places

 Cool Places Do you take winter vacations to get away from the snow, or to get to the snow for some downhill skiing? Where would you spend your winter vacation? AccuWeather map for North America January 3 2015. Look at … Continue reading

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SAINT or SATAN?

This is the results of a Fun Friday. Do you ever play with words? Have you ever played with your food? This idea came to me when I read a Facebook post from one of my mentors, Tanja Gardner. She … Continue reading

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Bell Performance

Sounds of Ancient China After seeing the ancient bells in the museum, our tour was entertained by these performers.  Listen to the audio samples below. The picture below shows three performers. Using hammers, one plays smaller bells on the left frame. … Continue reading

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Ancient Chinese Bells

On a recent trip to China I visited  the Hubei Provincial Museum  in the city of Wuhan. Wuhan is located on the Yangtze River, about half way between where the river flows out of the Himalayan Mountains and where the river … Continue reading

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Listen

Why is there a “T” in the word LISTEN?   Take a minute and think about it. I hope you like my silent movie. Where do your thoughts take you today?   <<< Watch this one for smaller screens. >>> … Continue reading

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