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bad arolsen castle

Bad Arolsen Castle (German: Residenzschloss Arolsen) is a baroque-style castle in Bad Arolsen, Hesse, Germany. The castle is now a museum, and is still inhabited by Wittekind, Prince of Waldeck and Pyrmont and his family. As a result, it continues to serve as a residence of the former ruling family of the Principality of Waldeck and Pyrmont. It was the […]

kis bolt – hungarian little shop

Little shops like this can be found in Budapest everywhere and anywhere. Small businesses use them to sell any kind of goods and services, like tobacco shops, cafés, snack bars, bakeries or whatever small shops one can think of. Some of them are fully renovated, freshly painted others do suffer […]

public Art – mihály kolodko – new mini-statue in budapest

Mihály Kolodko placed a new mini-statue in Budapest. The work depicts Franz Joseph sitting in a hammock on the Freedom Bridge. With this sculptor he connected past and present of the bridge. On the one hand, the statue may be an indication that the Danube crossing was handed over in […]

Plattenbau Romance

Late afternoon dark clouds were crossing the City and inbetween warm sun illuminated this typical Plattenbau-Building. Actually these buildings can be found in Budapest oldest and first neighbourhood of Panel houses. Photo taken with Leitz Summilux-R 50mm/1.4 and Sony Alpha 7R Mark III

Doors of Hungary – Matthias Church, Budapest

The Church of the Assumption of the Buda Castle (Nagyboldogasszony-templom), more commonly known as the Matthias Church (Mátyás-templom), more rarely the Coronation Church of Buda, is a Roman Catholic church located in the Holy Trinity Square, Budapest, Hungary, in front of the Fisherman’s Bastion at the heart of Buda’s Castle […]