Budapest

Recent posts

Flip Benches and Love

Maybe I live in a cave, but until I visited Budapest this summer, I had never before seen what I liked to call “flip benches” (see above). Flip benches are kind of like reversible shirts in that you can use them forward or backwards, but they’re benches. You can sit on a flip bench facing one way or you can flip it over and face the other way. We saw them when we were on our way to the Gellert Baths (which is why I have a swimsuit on under my dress), on a little pathway to a church that’s in a cave. Inside the church, they were (oddly enough) playing a Gregorian chant-like version of Snow Patrol’s Chasing Cars (I’m not making this up – I took video with audio while inside to prove it). Continue Reading →