Monthly Archives: July 2008

Széchenyi lookout

In 1860, in the year when István Széchenyi has died they named one of the Buda-hills after him. Some years later Ybl Miklós has designed this lookout and it has been there since 1897. News on my other blogs: Impressions … Continue reading

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WWII. bomb in the downtown

Police evacuated thousands of people in central Budapest on Tuesday where experts prepared to defuse a huge World War Two bomb found on a construction site. The two-tonne bomb is one of the biggest found in the Hungarian capital, which … Continue reading

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The Bodies Exhibition. Originally i wanted to go for it but when I heard that its not totally sure that the dead bodies were legally used..i decided not to go. They write about it the following: “meticulously dissected real human … Continue reading

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Ministry of Internal Affairs

The building of the Ministry of Internal Affairs. Or whatever…I mean they always change the name of ministries, so to me it remains the Belügyminisztérium:) The place you dont want to go. Unfriendly faces asking for papers are at the … Continue reading

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Cib Bank

In 2007 October I have posted about the building of Inter-Europa Bank. That was a nightshot and now I show you a daytime picture. But if you check carefully the facade you can see there is CIB now. The two … Continue reading

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