We visited the Magyar Posta today and picked up some very nice items. Titanic 100 Year Anniversary sheet, a new issue by Hungary, is a sheet that many collectors will find of interest. The limited-edition Steve Jobs Memorial Sheet is also becoming increasing popular, as only 5,000 copies exist. Continue reading “Visit to Magyar Posta: Titanic 100-year Anniversary Sheet”
On the way to Budapest we flew through Amsterdam with a lay over at Schiphol airport. Schiphol is a large bustling place, complete with a casino and simulator ride. Those of you who are enjoying their Steve Jobs commemorative sheet will appreciate the number of Apple products for sale at the airport shops, with chocolate first in the running and diamonds third! Continue reading “Around Budapest”
Our transit was through Amsterdam with an 8 hour layover in Schipol airport. Lots of time to catch up on rest and duty-free shopping. Then on to Budapest.
We arrived in Budapest Saturday evening and got to see a little of Budapest on the way to out apartment.
The Hungaria Stamp Exchange is going to Hungary. We will be leaving tomorrow and arriving on Saturday night. Some of the pictures on our previous blog posts came from our earlier travels to Hungary. This time we will post entries live as we are there. Most of our time will be spent in Budapest, visiting family, friends and researching family history. Later in the week we will be going to Szeged and Bekescsaba. Stay tuned and we hope you enjoy the posts!