Buda and Pest

Budapest is one of the largest cities in Europe and is the capital of Hungary. Some might say that the most glorious days are behind it and parts of the city look a little neglected. However, it is just sooo beautiful and so grand, you can ignore the rough bits.¬†Budapest is a relatively recent construct – the result of a merger between two distinct cities: … Continue reading Buda and Pest

Sticky post

O for Osaka

The most convenient way to get to the city from the airport¬†– Unlike in some other regions in Japan, in Kansai, getting a regional JR pass will not necessary provide the best value for your buck. The cheapest and the most convenient option is a pre-loaded ICOCA card which you can purchase at the airport. Basically, it is just a reusable travel card, and you … Continue reading O for Osaka