Framing Budapest

“Europe’s most underrated big city, Budapest can be as challenging as it is enchanting.” – Rick Steves Oh eM Gee… this place is a “Framing A Shot” heaven! 👍🏼👍🏼👍🏼 Budapest is bursting with beautiful architecture that can be used for this topic. And it is beautiful on a rainy day or a sunny day! This…

Passage Of Time in Budapest

“Can we just skip to the part of our life where we travel the world?” – travel quotes This is for Norm’s Thursday Doors Challenge Budapest, the capital city of Hungary, showcases the architectural grandeur of the Hungarian Parliament, the fairy tale like Fisherman’s Bastion, the cosmopolitan streetarts, the grand spas and indoor pools plus…

It is Night Time in Budapest, Prague and London”

“I have loved the stars too fondly to be fearful of the night.”- Sarah Williams These are three of my favourite places. And this is for Frank’s Tuesday Photo Challenge – Night This is Budapest, the capital of Hungary. It is so easy to fall in love with this country as there are so much…

Benches in Vienna and Benches in Budapest

“I want to see the world with my own eyes.” – travel quotes Vienna is the elegant capital of Austria. This imperial capital has so many posh and beautiful sites. Budapest is a rich mixture of culture, art and architecture which will leave you charmed. Here are photos of benches for Xingfumama’s PULL UP A…

Doors in Prague…Doors in Budapest

“Every exit is an entrance to somewhere else.” – Rebecca Puig The more I look at the photos I took of Prague and of Budapest, the more I fall in love with its character, its architecture … the more I want to go back and experience it all over again! This is for Norm’s Doors…

Wanderlust @41 – the Magical Christmas Market in Budapest

“Take every chance you get in life, because some things only happen once.” – Karen Gibbs Christmas is magical for kids, but it can be too for adults. As some of you may not know, Christmas in Melbourne is summer and because it is warm, I can’t get into the spirit of the season. I…

Amazing find in the Castle District of Budapest – Wanderlust @38

“My garden is my most beautiful masterpiece”— Claude Monet Walking around Budapest, one wet and cold day, I and my hubby happened to pass by this gallery called the Koller Galleria. When we entered the gallery, we went straight back out the back door because we saw this gorgeous manicured garden with the walls covered…

Come…walk with me through the streets of Budapest.- Wanderlust @36

“The best dreams happen when you’re awake.”– Cherie Gilderbloom You’ll be surprised with the number of Monuments, Statues and Streetart all around the streets of Budapest. But if you’re like me and my husband, every time we look for a place in google maps, we get lost. Why is it that my kids can find…

The Amazing Fisherman’s Bastion -Wanderlust @33

“Wherever you go becomes a part of you somehow.” – Anita Desai I went to the Fisherman’s Bastion twice during this tour. First was when it was very sunny and the second was when it was dark and gloomy. Which do you prefer? The Fisherman’s Bastion is an Instagram heaven. There’s lots of arches, towers…

10 Reasons Why You’ll love Budapest – Wandelust @32

“Traveling’s not something you’re good at. It’s something you do. Like Breathing.” – Gayle Foreman 1) Admire the opulence of The Hungarian Parliament which is a popular tourist attraction that lies on the banks of the Danube. 2) Be amazed with the Fisherman’s Bastion, which is a spectacular attraction in the Buda castle area. And…

Budapest, I’m ready for you! Wanderlust @31

 “Live your life by a compass not a clock.” – Stephen Covey It was dark when we got to Budapest. I wanted to freshen up a bit before going on our dinner cruise when I decided to just look out of our bedroom window…and to my surprise… this is what I saw!!! 🙌🏻 I was…

Monochrome Monday Challenge XXIII

“Black and white creates a strange dreamscape that color never can.” – Jack Antonoff Here are some photos that I find more beautiful when it is in Monochrome. This is for Hadd Hai Yaar’s monochrome challenge My topic for today is vintage or olden style transportation that is still being used today. They are used…

PULL UP A SEAT PHOTO CHALLENGE 2019-WEEK 10

“Travel is the only thing you buy that makes you richer” Rain was pouring that day in Budapest, but I didn’t mind. But who would…if this is what you are gonna see. These are benches that I found all around in the Matthias church-Fisherman’s Bastion area in Budapest. Posting this for xingfumama’s challenge! Hope you…

6 Word Challenge – Colourful buildings of Budapest in November

“We live in a wonderful world that is full of beauty, charm and adventure. There is no end to the adventures we can have if only we seek them with our eyes open.” – Jawaharial Nehru It was raining on our last day in Budapest…but that didn’t hinder us from enjoying the beautiful place. I…

Friday Foto Fun Challenge

 “Better to see something once than hear about it a thousand times” Budapest and as the Hungarians call it “boo-dah-pesht”. It’s architecture is as they say “very Instagrammable”. Here are some shots that are for Aroused foto challenge topic Framed. These are shots from the Fisherman’s Bastion in Budapest. https://www.instagram.com/_travel_with_jackandtech_

Monochrome Monday Challenge XXI

“Life’s most persistent and urgent question is, ‘”What are you doing for others?” – Martin Luther King, Jr. For this week’s challenge, I have decided to do Monochrome of churches. It is the interior and exterior of the churches in Vienna and Budapest. I hope you like it, as much as I loved taking photos…

PULL UP A SEAT PHOTO CHALLENGE 2019-WEEK 5

“If it’s the right chair, it doesn’t take too long to get comfortable in it.” – Robert De Niro A chair or a bench or a stool is somewhere where one gets to rest… to have something to eat… to look around and appreciate the beauty of everything around you… At the St Paul’s Cathedral…

Reflection…

Not all those who wander are lost. J. R. R. Tolkien Is that my reflection? Why do I see an upside down vision? Maybe it is the way it should be, Or maybe that is how I want it to be… Cruising the winding canals of Amsterdam. Such serenity at Lake Lugano, Switzerland Ponte Vecchio…

Tuesday Photo Challenge – Bank

“Don’t rush anything. Take things slowly, the best things come with time. Just go with the flow of things, don’t worry.” Anonymous Today’s topic BANK can be seen in different ways depending on the person’s personality or experiences. Here is mine… The Shoes on the Danube Bank is a memorial in Budapest, Hungary. Conceived by…

Bikes…bikes and more bikes!

“Be not afraid of going slowly, be afraid only of standing still.” Chinese proverb Not only am I facinated by streetarts, I also love seeing and taking photos of bikes, wheels, and something of that sort. In my walks and in my travels I have seen quite a lot! Mala Strana in Prague Audrey Hepburn…