Rudas Baths

Rudas Baths is a Turkish-style bathhouse which was constructed during the 1560s by Sokullu Mustafa, the Pasha of Buda. The Turkish-style bathing culture became prominent in Hungary during the era of the Ottoman and lots of steam baths were established. Rudas is among the oldest and the most mesmerizing baths in Budapest and it still …

Trip to Meteora Greece – guide to the monasteries of Meteora

Greece is not only the islands and the white marble of classical monuments, and if you wish for an adventure nothing could be better than taking the small narrow gauge train inland from the coastal city of Volos to the Meteora monasteries, high on stone pinnacles left over when the softer ground eroded. Meteora means …