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Day 6

A very long and slow train ride from Belgrad to Sofia. The two cities are about 450 km apart, but it takes about 10 hrs by train. On top of this, the train was delayed by two hours. There were numerous tickets controls and passport checks. There was no wifi or at least an electrical […]

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Day 5 Belgrad

The highlight of Belgrad’s life today was the Military Academy Graduation ceremony. Proud, enthusiastic people were coming early to get the best spots. When the female military choir performed national anthem some people were wiping away tears.  

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Day 4

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Good bye Budapest! I have seen so many interesting things and met interesting people. I have so many more things to see and probably more interesting people to meet. I shall return! The apartment was great My “cage” The courtyard Now relaxing in a Eurail Lounge awaiting my train to Sofia

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Day 3 continued

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Explored Buda .  Chain Bridge between Buda and Pest           View of Pesht from Buda       Could not get into Buda castle as there was a wine exhibition and tasting. Purchased tickets and got in. Explored the castle and tasted best Hungarian wines. Got a wine tasting glass in a […]

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Days 1-3

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I am moving from country to country and city to city at a speed that does not leave much room for taking a break and writing notes.  Today is the third day of the voyage. I have forced myself to sleep in. Yes, I actually took a sleeping pill yesterday to have a good rest […]

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