Tag Archives: Europe

Castle Hill @ Budapest Hungary

Spending a day in Castle Hill gives you an ultimate Budapest experience.  Historical sites, castle, museums, funicular rides, cafes, quaint little houses, underground tunnels and stunning panoramic views are all conveniently accessible with the buses (16 & 16 a) that … Continue reading

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Fishermen’s Bastion @ Budapest Hungary

Fishermen’s Bastion is a fairy-tale-like viewing platform on Castle Hill built in 1905. Named after a guild of fishermen that protected the city during medieval times, it has seven towers, representing the seven Magyar tribes that settled in Hungary in 9th … Continue reading

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Chain Bridge @ Budapest, Hungary

The Szechenyi Chain Bridge spans across the Danube River, connecting Buda and Pest in Hungary.  The majestic bridge is a beautiful sight whether during the day or at night, seemingly guarded by two lion statues.   

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Buda Castle @ Budapest Hungary

Buda Castle is located on Castle Hill with mesmerizing views of the Danube River and the cityscape.  There are probably only two places that will give you this beautiful view – on Castle Hill and Gellert Hill.  Buda Hill has a … Continue reading

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Dachau Concentration Camp @ Germany

Dachau Concentration Camp was the first camp that was set up by the Nazis, originally propagandized to keep the socially inappropriate and criminals when it was actually their very first step to eradicate the Jews.  The Dachau Camp served its importance … Continue reading

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BMW Welt & Museum @ Munich, Germany

The BMW Welt, BMW Plant and BMW Museum are all located in the same vicinity in Munich.  I am not a car fan, but visiting the plant of one of the world’s top car manufacturers would have been totally fascinating – only … Continue reading

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Weisse Brauhaus @ Munich Germany

Weisse Brauhaus on  Maderbréiustralle (Mader-brewery street) has history that dates back to 1540, where a brewery was thought to be situated at Weisse Brauhaus’ present location.  It was first in the hands of the Mader-brewer family from the 16th to 18th … Continue reading

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