Showing posts from November, 2018

European River Cruise - Part 1

Budapest to Amsterdam River Cruise   “Jewels of Europe” on Scenic Amber September 24 to October 13/18 - Celebrating 40 th Anniversary Monday, September 24/18 – Drove to Toronto, Lunch with Grampa, Tea with Larry and Annette and then Larry drove us to Airport to catch the 6:55 PM Air Canada Rouge flight to Budapest. Had time in the Airport Lounge and ate and drank so we could ignore the bad airplane cuisine. Overnight flight. Tuesday, September 25/18 – Arrived in Budapest on schedule and passed through Customs and waited for our luggage and caught prearranged ride to Marriott Hotel in downtown Budapest. Fueled up at Concierge Lounge and Mary explored the city as Don rested. Mary climbed to the Liberty Monument on Buda Hill and walked on both sides of the Danube River. Back to hotel and Don came out for walk to Hungarian Parliament Buildings. Dinner in Lounge and early bedtime since missing sleep last night. Wednesday, September 26/18 – Mary explored more of Budapest – St