Happy Birthday Tamas Karoly Pal

Happy Birthday Tamas. i miss you. These songs and scenes remind me of nine years of friendship, which i will never forget. Our favourite series and the best imitation of the chicken dance. You saved my life and then you took it away. And all the roads we have to walk are winding And all […]

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töltött káposzta

Today i prepared töltött káposzta (stuffed cabbage, but i did it Beáta Stanicsné Bödő-style and i layered it). It is one of my favourite Hungarian dishes. Please do not tell me that i prepared it the wrong way because there are as many ways to prepare it as there are families in Hungary. Some families make […]

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Winter

  Winter knocks without invite enters, It is I who leaves the open door, it is I who anticipates his return, it is I who Loves his presence yet it is on his terms. Winter surveys decides it’s time to settle deciding where to settle d o w n he spreads himself across the land […]

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One Year

i forgot to mention that i have had this blog over a year now. Thank you to all those that have followed my adventures, even to those that think my blog is boring and especially to my best friend. i will miss you until my last breath. You inspired me. A year of my life […]

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Friends

The best moments in life, at least for me, are the ones that i share with great friends. i am a bit sentimental, or perhaps i am just mental, but i love my friends, my true friends and i miss them when i cannot see them or talk to them for long periods of time. […]

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A Week In Debrecen

Debrecen is the second largest city in Hungary. i affectionately call it “a big village” because on any given day i could see a tractor riding down one of the streets, the same streets where a little old lady would carry a basket of baby chicks and the same streets that the one tram crossed […]

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The Donut Library

Doughnuts. Doughnuts in Hungary are good for many things. You can use them as a door stopper, weights to build up your muscles, tires for a child’s wagon and as a weapon against an enemy, but they are not good for eating. Until now. The Donut Library is a great place to get an American-style […]

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Geocaching

    i have heard about geocaching for many years, but i thought it was only in the forest and i have a healthy fear of lions and tigers and bears and other wild creatures, so i never tried it. During my visit to Budapest i stayed with a couple i have known many years. […]

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A Walk In The Park

My best friend, Pál Tamás, and i decided to take a walk in the Városliget (City Park) in Budapest. We found street art and a great cafe to eat a hamburger, in fact it was the best burger i have had in Hungary. If you are travelling to Budapest and want to eat a very delicious hamburger, then […]

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Scenes From The Road Of Racism

After i returned to Germany, where i stayed in my friend’s caravan, i travelled to Hungary in a hired van. There are many people who drive vans across Europe and they rent space out to people looking for a less expensive alternative than the normal modes of transport across Europe. It is cheaper, but the […]

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