Articles by Attila Völgyi

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Visa. Is it really all you need?

Despite the very funny video below says you have the Visa for every problem, I ran into the problem many times in UK that I couldn’t pay with my Visa. The most annoying part is the ATM machines don’t even give a clue why they reject my card, just don’t accept it. There is some machine that lets me draw money and there is another one that doesn’t. I’ve been trying the same procedure in a few places from Slovakia to Lithuania but until now I had no problem anywhere with my Visa card yet, only in the UK. It reinforces my habt of saying that island is a different world…

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International Dance Day

International Dance Day has been established in 1981 by the International Dance Committee of the International Theatre Institute in Madrid. It was first celebrated in 1982 on the birthday of Jean G. Noverre french ballet dancer born in 1727.

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Red Bull Air Race 2008

This year none of the pilots were allowed to make the fly under landmark Chain Bridge which became a tradition bound to the race. However the operative branch overseeing security measures of the event did allow the flights under the bridge, organisers of Red Bull decided not to take the risk considering the high water level of the river and the high amount of debris it carries with it. They didn’t want to risk adding some airplane parts to it.