Saturday, April 4, 2009

Lake Balaton and Tihany in Hungary

Udvozlet a Balatronol
Greetings from Balaton

This is postmarked in 2009 with a machine stamp from Magyarorszag (Hungary).

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Balaton is actually the name of the lake.  The township that is shown is Tihany. The large building you see with the two towers is The Tihany Abbey.  It is a Benedictine monastery that was established in the Kingdom of Hungary in 1055. 

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