Our Travels

Eastern Europe - Danube Cruise

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Austria

Before our cruise we visited Vienna & Budapest. Here is the Belvedere Palace, which was close to where we were staying in Vienna.

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Austria

And this is the Schönbrunn Palace, also in Vienna.

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Hungary

In Budapest, the view of Buda from across the Danube in Pest, where we were staying.

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Hungary

The Hungarian Parliament Buildings in Budapest.

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Hungary

And here's the Parliament Buildings from the Danube as we head out on our cruise.

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Hungary

Our first stop on the cruise was the Hungarian town of Pecs. This was a nice church on the town square.

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Serbia

In Belgrade, the Serbian capital, we visited St. Sava, the largest orthodox church in the world. It was started in the 1930's but is not yet finished on the inside.

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Serbia

Enjoying the view on the top of our cruise ship.

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Serbia

A face carved into the rock along the Iron Gate portion of the Danube.

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Bulgaria

A Roman fortress built around some interesting rock formations in the town of Belogradchik.

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Romania

We stayed in Bucharest, the capital, for a few days after the cruise. This is the Romanian Parliament, the 2nd largest building in the world.