Budapest & Prague: Day Two (Budapest)

Today we spent over 5 hours on a private tour of Budapest. Our guide, Karyn, and driver were excellent, making for a spectacular experience. Here’s just a bit… The Jewish Ghetto I think one of the most powerful things that will remain with me from today was hearing about and seeing the Jewish history in the Jewish Ghetto–the area where… Continue reading

Budapest & Prague: Day One (Travel Day to Budapest)

Today was a travel day:  from Los Angeles through Paris and on to Budapest via Air France and then Malev.  The food on the Air France flight was the best I’ve ever had on a plane.  Superb!  The temperature on the plane was so hot though, I couldn’t sleep at all.  During breakfast I asked the flight attendant if he… Continue reading