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5 Reasons to Travel Solo on Our New Budapest, Bratislava & Vienna Tour

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Devin Castle

As soon as you see the castle you are immediately transported into a fairy-tale.  Clinging precariously to a cliff edge on the border of Austria and Slovakia at the confluence of two rivers, it really is a fantastic place to take a photograph to send to your friends!

 

2.

Traditional spas

The classic spas in Hungary, notably in Budapest, are a must-do experience. There are a number to choose from and are very easy to visit. Wonderfully warm thermal baths are set in some exquisite art-nouveau buildings which will make you feel like Victorian nobility in no time.

 

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Hearty, tasty food

Central European food is perhaps not noted for its subtlety, but what it lacks in finesse, it more than makes up for in flavour. Tangy, paprika-infused soups and earthy root vegetable and meat stews are commonplace. Eat as much or as little as you like but I recommend that you sample alongside a local beer or a velvety glass of red wine.

 

4.

Hungarian horsemanship

A visit to the Lazar brothers impressive ranch in the countryside surrounding Budapest will be something that you don’t forget in a hurry. As soon as you arrive you will be greeted with a glass of schnapps and a tasty local snack and then it is onto the show – a mesmerising demonstration of the most traditional horsemanship skills. Afterwards you will also have a chance to meet some of the performers (both two-legged and four!).

 

5.

Bratislava’s coffee shops

Those in the know will tell you that Bratislava’s café culture is up there with the best. I suggest that you sit outside and people-watch in the quaint old-town as well as sit inside in some of the most opulent and decadent surroundings. And it would be rude not to sample a cake or two which are works of art in themselves!

 

 


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