Budapest to Domos

Setting off from the camping I have no idea what to expect from my cycle tour of Hungary. At this stage I still think I am going to combine Hungary with neighbouring Slovakia. But as the day goes on, this thought will change because Hungary becomes increasingly enchanting the further I ride. And this is…

Budapest style (Central Hungary)

I wake early after my first night sleeping in a bivy bag feeling refreshed and rested. Instead of the grey nylon of my tent, the first thing I see is the sky through the windows created by tree leaves above my head. It’s invigorating to be outdoors already the moment I wake. The area around…

Arriving in Budapest (Central Hungary)

After 24 hours of travel I arrive at the relatively small Budapest International Airport. Instantly I notice that I am once again surrounded by people speaking a language I cannot understand who all look different to me. I can pick the other Australians in the disembarking passengers. They are mostly older and holding brochures for…