5 July Farewell to the cruise ship 7:00 – All bags had to have coloured tags and placed outside the cabin doors by then. This meant an early start and breakfast. Some people were making their own departure arrangements; some were taking the extension to Prague by bus; we were going home to Melbourne … Continue reading “Homeward Bound”
4 July – Last Day Budapest is Eastern Europe’s liveliest and most cosmopolitan city. We did a guided tour of the city sights including the Royal Palace of Buda, hilltop castle complex with Fisherman’s Bastion and the Matthias Church, and the Chain Bridge linking Buda and Pest.