Decisions and Consequences

I could write a lot of things about my thoughts and opinions regarding the Hungarian elections, but I decided to share a story instead. For myself, to remember this lesson and for those who feels familiar with it. Visiting Mexico City was not originally in my plans. “I’m skipping the capital, it’s too dangerous. Maybe…

Backpacking in Cuba – one month time travel (Part 1)

On February 1st I started a trip with a one-way flight ticket to Central America to make one of my biggest dreams come true. The first destination is Cuba, from where I’m writing these lines to you. This blog post – just like all the others – is completely subjective, based on my own experiences….

My Top 10 in Istanbul

Stamboul, Byzantium, Constantinople, Gate of the East. Countless cultural and historical monuments. Nations, languages, religion, colors, smells. Old and modern, change and persistence, happiness and melancholy, noise and silence. It’s all Istanbul. One of the places that everyone should see at least once. Because of my friends, and some Turkish knowledge that I have, I…

Backpacking in Portugal (randomtrip) Part 3 – Porto-Faro

Our stay in Lisbon was quite active so we did not really have time to look for  accommodation in Porto. I sent some requests on Couchsurfing, which were refused, but we did not get worried about it. “We’ll find something anyway” that was our motto during the whole week. What could go wrong? As the…

5+1 Amazing places to visit in Hungary

I truly love Budapest and I believe that it is one of the most beautiful and livable capitals in Europe. Perfect destination for visitors at any age or interest. Therefore I can totally understand that most of the people do not visit any other towns or villages in the countryside even tough they arrive for…

10 Awesome things to do in Budapest

Second time in Budapest? Longer stay or just bored with “must sees” and want to get out of the crowd? Here is my top 10 insider tip to explore Budapest in a bit different way: 1. Children’ s Railway + Libegő Fun way to explore the Buda Hills is to get a ride on Children’s…

Backpacking in Portugal (randomtrip) Part 1 – Faro

There are days when you wake up in really bad mood, especially if it is Monday and outside it’s raining like hell. It can be the finest coffee there are cases when it does not make the situation better… What can you do in such cases? A, go back to bed, you pull the blanket…

My second home: Turkey – the beginning

I will write a lot about Turkey to you and probably I will be one-sided. My first visit there was 8 years ago, when I was 22 with the aim to celebrate my fresh graduation with a great holiday. I did not expect that it will turn into a love which does not die down…

Tunisia – The country of the firsts

At least for me.   Year 2007, round marriage anniversary of my grandparents and my 20th birthday is coming. Something special and memorable is needed. The family council gets together and announces the verdict: the grandparents are traveling. With me …     The first (and last) package tour After the decision was made about…

Bucket List

This list was born in a dreamer little girl’s mind around 25 years ago. That time these were thoughts about the blue sea, snowy peaks and the feeling of ‘get away from here’ only. Later, I was writing them to diaries, booklet covers, caskets; and finally collected them to this blog. Some of them makes…