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This was a more interesting way of getting to Budapest than flying for Birmingham at 5am.lt. Dining. More fruit would have been nice. Meat portions generous, reasonable flavour but usually tough. Ice creams excellent - but the Baked Alaska at the farewell dinner was a travesty. It had not been baked, the ice cream used was in appropriate, the meringue uncooked, and the sponge beneath too shallow for it to have been baked anyway. First aid box needed more bandages (I sprained an ankle). since there is no where else to comment to the food. More fruit would have been nice. Meat portions generous, reasonable flavour but usually tough. Ice creams excellent - but the Baked Alaska at the farewell dinner was a travesty. It had not been baked, the ice cream used was in appropriate, the meringue uncooked, and the sponge beneath too shallow for it to have been baked anyway. , Some commentaries on buses difficult to follow: Speakers often pitched in, without alerting us that they were going to speak, so if one was thinking of something else, or concentrating on the scenery, it was possible to miss the start, and then to catch up. Also older people cannot take in the spoken word as quickly as youngsters, so speakers need to speak slowly and clearly. .

Interesting, generally good

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This was a more interesting way of getting to Budapest than flying for Birmingham at 5am.lt.

Dining. More fruit would have been nice.

Meat portions generous, reasonable flavour but usually tough. Ice creams excellent - but the Baked Alaska at the farewell dinner was a travesty. It had not been baked, the ice cream used was in appropriate, the meringue uncooked, and the sponge beneath too shallow for it to have been baked anyway.

First aid box needed more bandages (I sprained an ankle).

since there is no where else to comment to the food. More fruit would have been nice.
Meat portions generous, reasonable flavour but usually tough. Ice creams excellent - but the Baked Alaska at the farewell dinner was a travesty. It had not been baked, the ice cream used was in appropriate, the meringue uncooked, and the sponge beneath too shallow for it to have been baked anyway. ,

Some commentaries on buses difficult to follow: Speakers often pitched in, without alerting us that they were going to speak, so if one was thinking of something else, or concentrating on the scenery, it was possible to miss the start, and then to catch up. Also older people cannot take in the spoken word as quickly as youngsters, so speakers need to speak slowly and clearly. .
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Cabin 100
I have never had to live in such a small space. A particular pain was the minute wash basis, but I gather it was the same in other cabins.