Photos from Hungary (plus a couple from elsewhere)

 


Woo-Hoo! Faludi Street! 'nuff said.

 

 

 


Gate to Buda Castle

 

 

 


The other gate to Buda castle

 

 

 


Catacomb under a basilica in Pecs

 

 

 


The catacombs' doorway

 

 

 


Couple hangin' by the Danube

 

 

 


Harlequin statue in Pecs

 

 

 


At a folk festival in Kalocs; this guy could do amazing things with his fifteen-foot whip.

 

 

 


Also at the folk fest

 

 

 


A church in Budapest, made from a cave in a hillside on the Danube

 

 

 


A different church, made the usual way (but decorated to the gills)

 

 

 


Here the church is the small building in the foreground; the impressive building in the background is the Parliament building.

 

 

 


Lookout for doorknob-swallowing fish!

 

 

 


...or snake-swallowing door knockers.

 

 

 


Yes, there's a museum for Paprika. In Kalocs.

 

 

 


Sunflowers, one of the signature crops of the Hungarian fields

 

 

 


Street chess by the train station--I liked the contrast of players.

 

 

 


Photo from Germany--a cathedral in Munich

 

 

 


Photo from Austria--a ceiling in Vienna's national art museum

 

 

 


Photo from Switzerland-- art cow.