Travel Blogs from Presov, Slovakia

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Tatra Mountains, Stary Smokevec, Slovakia travel blog

Tatra Mountains

A travel blog entry by mark_and_claire

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... and sun, nothing to do with all the waitresses being in hotpants. The next day was very wet as we set off to Slovakia. Unfortunately the windscreen wipers packed up not long after leaving (they're now permanently stuck in the 'up' position) so the ...

Debbie Downer Goes for a Hike, Poprad, Stary Smokovec and High Tatras Mountains, Slovakia travel blog

Debbie Downer Goes for a Hike

A travel blog entry by paulandmel

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... any more people got on. The rest of us had to talk her down from the pole and convince her that being misplaced in Slovakia was worse than hanging on for two more stops. Our hike in the High Tatras Mountains resembled a hike up an untouched Squamish ...

Odds and Ends, Stary Smokovec, Slovakia travel blog

Odds and Ends

A travel blog entry by beth

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... if you have change or a smaller bill. Sometimes ( i started noticing this in sicily but it just happend to me here in slovakia) if you dont have the change they will just forget about it. either they don't care, will somehow make up the difference ...

The High Tatras!, Stary Smokovec, Slovakia travel blog

The High Tatras!

A travel blog entry by jaywehrs

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The train ride to Stary Smokovec was beautiful, out from the rolling hills of Slovakia into the foothills of the Tatras, it made my lunch of bread and peanut butter that much more enjoyable. Stary Smokovec is a town at the base of the mountain - much of a ...

Rainbow, Jawornik 2,0, Poland travel blog

Rainbow

A travel blog entry by david.kairis

ok, so its pritty hard to express all what and which happened at the rainbow, it was truly magic! here's a short list you may find intresting Derkacz! (a polish duck who kept us company for the rainbow, taking on mythical properties!) Food ...

Stopped at LIDL ;-), Stara Lubovna, Slovakia travel blog

Stopped at LIDL ;-)

A travel blog entry by p45

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Passing through. Managed to find enough euro cents (88 cents to be exact) in our pockets to use in Lidl for dinner. This constant changing currency is difficult. Polish Zloty, Slovakia has Euro, Hungarian Forint, Romanian Lei, Bulgarian Lev etc ...

Auto pech in Slowakije.., Poprad, Slovakia travel blog

Auto pech in Slowakije..

A travel blog entry by amberenrutger

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Moving West, Levoca, Slovakia travel blog

Moving West

A travel blog entry by gadelle

... ! It's very clean and there's a television, with 3 chanels, so I'll be able to see what prime-time tv is like in Slovakia. Levoca is a pretty little town dating back to the Middle Ages (another one?!) with old city walls and plenty of old buildings. ...

Poprad, Slovakia, Poprad, Slovakia travel blog

Poprad, Slovakia

A travel blog entry by hippler

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... at https://picasaweb.google.com/116164218068283848424 October 16, 2014 After a morning of sightseeing in Kosice, the 2nd largest city in Slovakia, we got on a train to Poprad.  We are officially hunting Mineral hot springs now.  When looking for ...

Spisske Hrad, Spisske Podhradie, Slovakia travel blog

Spisske Hrad

A travel blog entry by laine

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Slovakia!, Stary Smokovec, Slovakia travel blog

Slovakia!

A travel blog entry by heidiandrew

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Took a while and a few trains to get up into the High Tatras mountain range on the border of Slovakia and Poland, and we stayed in a ski resort type place where we planned a few walks, helped by a lovely Slovakian woman on the train. We were rained out ...

Now this is more like it - mountains at last!, Tatranska Lomnica, Slovakia travel blog

Now this is more like it - mountains at last!

A travel blog entry by mrconfused

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... peaks in the range, Lomnicky Stit, and overlooking a permanently mist-shrouded valley, just arriving here was worth a visit to Slovakia in itself, and that's even before getting up into the mountains! Unfortuantely, I only gave myself two nights here on ...

Fun in the snow, Zdiar, Slovakia travel blog

Fun in the snow

A travel blog entry by reinder.prins

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Next stop on the big trip is Zdiar in the High Tatra mountains of Slovakia. There is a very nice little hostel in this town which got recommended by multiple other travellers. Turns out this town is a major snow-sport destination and I got in exactly ...

Wedding Day, Fricovce, Slovakia travel blog

Wedding Day

A travel blog entry by skip-ange

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2nd June 2007 - We hope to add some more photos when we get back from our travels, but here is a sample of photos. ...

From the Polish Tatras Mts & into Slovakia, Zdiar, Slovakia travel blog

From the Polish Tatras Mts & into Slovakia

A travel blog entry by jb.

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... , perhaps you'll be lucky enough to find some kitkah at the local supermarket. Who would have thought! I'm now in a town called Kosice, Slovakia's 2nd largest city. I hadn't heard of it either but it's on the way to Hungary so we (myself & Justin who ...

Presov - Just Passing Through, Presov, Slovakia travel blog

Presov - Just Passing Through

A travel blog entry by sponger42

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We woke early in the morning to catch the 7:50 bus from the Kosice train station to the Kosice airport (KSC). We were saved by a helpful Slovak at the train station when she gave us her bus tickets for less than their actual cost (we were about 2 ...

Crazy Uncle Otto's Top-Secret Manure Heap!, Presov, Slovakia travel blog

Crazy Uncle Otto's Top-Secret Manure Heap!

A travel blog entry by sponger42

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A call comes in to the Svidnik Police Headquarters one afternoon in October. Crazy Uncle Otto: Ring Ring! Ring Ring! Svdnik Police Dispatch: Hello, Svidnik police, what's you're emergency? Haha, just kidding, we knows theres no emergencies in Svidnik ...

Out of Ukraine and Into Slovakia, Bardejov, Slovakia travel blog

Out of Ukraine and Into Slovakia

A travel blog entry by lindsaym

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Sun 20 May Today I became very happy that most countries I've been to didn't have much of a border control. I got up early and checked out of Soviet central, well I put my 3lb key on the desk. I guess that's check out. Made it to the bus station with ...

White Pants Phenomenon, Levoca, Kovice, Slovakia travel blog

White Pants Phenomenon

A travel blog entry by sands

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... could have gone missing....we were very hungry. Also while sitting around and enjoying the atmosphere we also noticed a phenomenon sweeping Slovakia - women wearing white pants with a white g-string - for all the world to see. Maybe we can export this ...

Levitation and Levoča, Levoča, Slovakia travel blog

Levitation and Levoča

A travel blog entry by kirstenhulme

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We started our drive from Kraków, Poland to Levoča, Slovakia on Sunday morning and decided to make a pit stop in Zakopane, Poland. Wow! We were so stoked we stopped in this cute little mountain town. It was a little out of the way but had such a ...

Playing in the High Tatras, Stary Smokovec, Slovakia travel blog

Playing in the High Tatras

A travel blog entry by lindsaym

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... to the High Tatras town of Stary Smokovec. The Tatras are part of the Carpathian Mountains and make up part of the border between Slovakia and Poland. I had read that there was a bad storm in 2004, with winds reaching 140-180km/hr, that had damaged some ...

Mountains, Chopok, Slovakia travel blog

Mountains

A travel blog entry by gwennifer

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Old and New Family in Mlynarovce!, Mlynarovce, Slovakia travel blog

Old and New Family in Mlynarovce!

A travel blog entry by sponger42

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... the Eastern Slovakian countryside, we reached my Great-Great-Great Grandmother, Anna Prokop's, village of Mlynarovce, Svidnik Slovakia spelled on her passport as "Molinarovce, Visny Svidnik, Ceskoslovenska" The road to the village ...

Stary Stary Smokovec, Tatranska Lomnica, Slovakia travel blog

Stary Stary Smokovec

A travel blog entry by dazbo1975

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In the High Tatras, the highest mountains in the Carpathians, and the sort of place to make you go all misty eyed and wonder how these bloody big mountains actually got here! We made full use of Phil & Netty's tent once again, and camped at over 1,000 ...

Over the mountains into Slovakia, Levoca, Slovakia travel blog

Over the mountains into Slovakia

A travel blog entry by philjg

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... we hoped existed did exist and took us from Zakopane, Poland, through spectacular mountain scenery over what was not really a long distance into Slovakia. We found another bus to take us to Levoca - a gem of a little town where we have the swankiest ...

Stary Smokovec, High Tatras, Stary Smokovec, Slovakia travel blog

Stary Smokovec, High Tatras

A travel blog entry by ced

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map pin levoka, Poprod, Slovakia travel blog

map pin levoka

A travel blog entry by oldagetraveller

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A morning walk then moving on, Zdiar, Slovakia travel blog

A morning walk then moving on

A travel blog entry by sabrina.catlin

... with fresh raspberries bought at the market at the bottom of the slope we left for Zdiar, just over the border in Slovakia. Francesca booked this accommodation for us on Bentleys recommendation. Our hostel owner in Krakow said we would feel like 'hippies ...

The Big Walk, Zdiar, Slovakia travel blog

The Big Walk

A travel blog entry by sabrina.catlin

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... hours so sat with others to enjoy the view, take the mandatory photos looking out over the peaks towards Poland in one direction, Slovakia in the other and Czech Republic in the far distance. The view was fantastic. There were people of all ages walking ...

Spis Off, Levoca, Slovakia travel blog

Spis Off

A travel blog entry by dazbo1975

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... this far-flung colony as a place to export their favourite lamb-based tasty snack, so called it Souvlakia, and the present name has thus developed. 3) Slovakia beat Germany 2-0 at football last night. HA! HA! (* One of these may not be ...

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