Danube 2022 – Day One – Thank you Tui

Never has there been a more stressful start to a holiday than this. The rumbling on of the pandemic means that there are more hoops to jump through before you can, in our case, set sail to foreign climes.

This started a few days before we were due to fly out to Budapest for the start of our river cruise.… Read the rest

The Best Shop in the World

This has to be my favourite shop in the world. It was situated directly opposite our hotel and with its unassuming frontage was easy to miss.

It’s a lamp shop but unlike any I had ever seen before. In the window were several brass instruments that had been turned into lamps and they were beautiful, stunning pieces of work.… Read the rest