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The locals sit here all day and play chess  

The locals sit here all day and play chess

I've discovered a new talent....

May 4th 2007
I always knew I had it in me, and have had plenty of oppurtunity to practise on our travels (Hyde Park, Mirabell Gardens, Schonnbrunn Palace...), but in Budapest I have perfected the art of sitting and watching the world go by. Often I have a book with me, other times, its just my I-pod, but there is never a shortage of people to watch. I sat in a Square, and some Budapestian locals, maybe on th ... read more
Europe » Hungary » Central Hungary » Budapest

Hungarian Flag Hungary was part of the polyglot Austro-Hungarian Empire, which collapsed during World War I. The country fell under Communist rule following World War II. In 1956, a revolt and announced withdrawal from the Warsaw Pact were met with a massive milita... ... read more
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Tot: 0.447s; Tpl: 0.007s; cc: 23; qc: 112; dbt: 0.204s; 112; m:apollo w:www (50.28.60.10); sld: 1; ; mem: 6.7mb