Visiting Vienna – September 2016 – My Favourite Photos

After leaving Szeged, I spent the better part of a week visiting Vienna. This was my third visit to the Austrian capital, one of my favourite cities. There is grandiose, colourful architecture just about everywhere you look, a public transit system that is incredibly efficient and countless great coffee shops to enjoy a drink whileContinue reading “Visiting Vienna – September 2016 – My Favourite Photos”

Visiting Székesfehérvár: An Important City in Hungarian History

This week, I took a day-trip to the Hungarian city of Székesfehérvár. While it’s ranked as the 10th most populous city in the country, it was once the most important city in Hungary. A thousand years ago, when Saint Stephen of Hungary united the Hungarian people and founded their nation, he granted Székesfehérvár town rightsContinue reading “Visiting Székesfehérvár: An Important City in Hungarian History”

Spending a Weekend in Vienna

There was a time, not so long ago, that Budapest and Vienna were co-capitals of one of the world’s most powerful countries. A lot has changed in the past 100 years. Thanks to its close proximity, visiting Vienna had been on my bucket list of things to do during my time in Budapest. This pastContinue reading “Spending a Weekend in Vienna”