Going around the bend

After Budapest we wanted to get out into smaller places and some nature. Therefore we decided to drive up the Danube bend. This area is not huge but nice and scenic. The first place we stopped at was Szentendre. It used to be a small artist village. Nowadays it is still small and a popular…

Budapest

After our wine extravaganza, it was time to move on to some bigger sites so we headed to Budapest. We decided to save ourselves some stress and trouble and bought the vignette for the motorways. The 10 day version costs 2,975 HUF for cars (good job Trevor is small enough). We stayed at Arena camping…

Bathing and Bull’s blood

So much sweet white wine left us feeling a little worse for wear and in need of some fresh air and pampering. After meeting a lovely British couple on a campsite in the middle of nowhere in the centre of the Bükk national park we decided the baths we had missed in Miskolc were worth…

Wine, goulash and paprika

There are three things Hungary is famous for: wine, goulash and paprika. Since we like at least two of them we had to go there. Because we entered the country in the northeast from Skovakia, our first stop was the famous white wine region Tokaj. Our choice for a place to stay fell onto the…