There was a cranky old man from Eger
who was prone to curse and to swear.
He was really a jerk
to Mongols and Turks,
billing them for medieval fortress repair.
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Taken on Margit körút in November of 2022. St. Stephen’s Parish Church [not to be confused with St. Stephen’s Basilica] is the building that dominates.
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Tagged Buda, Budapest, church, Europe, Hungary, Margit körút, photographs, photos, pictures, St. Stephen's Parish Church, tourism, Tracks, Tram, travel |
They are refurbishing Budapest’s Chain Bridge [
Széchenyi lánchíd,] which features prominent guardian lions. To keep the city from feeling unprotected, they’ve installed a Lego lion that consists of more than 850,000 pieces and weighs 2.8 tons.
The Buda Castle Tunnel is in the background.
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Tagged Budapest, Chain Bridge, Europe, Hungary, Lánchíd, Lego Lion, photographs, photos, pictures, Széchenyi Lánchíd, tourism, Toys, travel |