Underrated Margitsziget is Full of Surprises

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    Although the Park Inn by Radisson Budapest hotel property is located significantly north of central Budapest, I decided to walk because I read about the historic water tower on Margitsziget — which is known in English as Margaret Island — and its observation deck which is supposed to treat you to a view of Budapest. Árpád Hid — hid is Hungarian for bridge — was only three subway stops from the hotel; so after I checked out, I walked south on Váci út towards the turn for the bridge... ...but not without taking a detour to see what the Danube River looks like north of central Budapest. The north entrance to the island is located in the middle of Árpád Hid. I saw the water tower while I was on the eastern half of the bridge. I walked down the steps and... The post Underrated Margitsziget is Full of Surprises appeared first on The Gate.

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