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Explore #236: Adria Palace, Budapest, Hungary – September 2018

Explore #5 of the ‘Lightweights & Heavyweights’ Tour The final explore of our long weekend in and around Budapest was a gorgeous neo-baroque ‘palace’… History (abridged and rewritten from here and here) Built between 1900 and 1902, the Adria Palace was designed by Artúr Meinig as the headquarters of the Adria Royal Hungarian Sea Navigation Company. It has a twin building in the Croatian port of Rijeka which still retains it original function, being the headquarters of the Jadrolinija shipping…

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Explore #235: Inota November 7 Thermal Power Plant, aka Blade Runner 2049 / Shephard’s Power Plant, Hungary – September 2018

Explore #4 of the ‘Lightweights & Heavyweights’ Tour After our impromptu but very enjoyable mooch around Hajmaskér Barracks we headed back in the late afternoon to have another crack at infiltrating this large decaying power plant. A recce earlier in the day had been aborted due to numerous workers being on site undertaking demolition works. History (translated, abridged and rewritten from Wikipedia) Construction of the Inota thermal power plant began in March 1950, with the installation of various technical equipment…

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Explore #233: Kelenföld Power Station, Budapest, Hungary – September 2018

Explore #2 of the ‘Lightweights & Heavyweights’ Tour Firstly, my apologies for the delay since my last post. I’ve recently started a new job, and it’s been a tiring (but good) end to 2019. I’m hoping to catch up on a few more posts from the backlog during the forthcoming Xmas break… Alarm clocks were set to Ouch O’Clock for a painfully early start to day two of our Eastern European long weekend, but our anticipation couldn’t have been higher.…

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