Ok so today I leave Vienna, in certain ways I'm a bit sad to be doing so, but then Bratislava is calling ! Final thoughts ? I liked it here, I think though I liked it because it was Austria and it's the country as a whole that grabbed me. The train from Prague was nice, nice pretty scenery etc, but as soon as you hit Austria it's completely different. The most gorgeous of sunset greeted me and that set me off just lovely along with lovely lush green fields, mo...
Budapest 1:30pm Thursday 18th Sept
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Hard to put the Mozart Concert into any kind of likeness band really. I could say it was simply "good" but it wasn't. I could say it was "brilliant" but again, it wasn't. Let's just call it so good words actually fail me and I've been left absolutely speechless at just how good this actually was. Not sure if it was the stringed quartet, maybe it was the auditorium (max it could hold was about 30) or it could have been the actual music itself. It might don't you...
Concert tonight - notes to follow !
Final Top Tip for now and it's to do with public transport again - a good one ! U3 metro station Westbanhof has a 24 hour supermarket ! Ok only sells basics, but it's reasonable and ever you need razor blades, bit of fruit, sweets, drinks etc it's a bit of a diamond place :-)
Souvenirs Shops They are expensive ! I'm fact everything in Central Vienna is expensive so be prepared and shop around for your trinkets and gifts. €1:50 for a small postcard is too much, €5 for a fridge magnet also too much, so do look around. Oh finally on souvenir shops, they get a bit of a nark on if you go in and don't buy anything, some old trout of a woman I swear did actually swear at me cos I didn't buy anything.