Light the way to Paris of the East
On water and land, Budapest is an affordable must-see city, travel editor Brian Crisp reports
THE captain of the Scenic Diamond is taking us out for an unexpected evening jaunt.
Earlier in the day we had docked in Budapest, the Hungarian capital, having completed our 15-day journey from Amsterdam, and it was our last night on board.
Budapest is a city that is at its best after dark. When the sun goes down and the lights go on, Budapest comes