Travel Blogs from Slovakia

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Confooosed by the Danooobe, Bratislava, Slovakia travel blog

Confooosed by the Danooobe

A travel blog entry by pollyandmikey

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... 4 and a bit weeks!  At Hainberg we crossed such an enormously long bridge.  We crossed the border into Slovakia, we immediately noticed the difference, a much less developed place.  Entering Bratislava was very mellow, the decision however ...

sun baked and rain soaked, Banska Bystrica, Slovakia travel blog

sun baked and rain soaked

A travel blog entry by pshemek

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... on and head towards the forest behind the restaurant looking for a place to camp. As camping is illegal everywhere in Slovakia especially national parks we have to find an out of the way and discreet location. After some time wandering around unable to ...

Not practically neighbours with Berlin, Bratislava, Slovakia travel blog

Not practically neighbours with Berlin

A travel blog entry by segacs

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That title is for anyone reading this who might've taken "Eurotrip" a little too seriously. Hello from Bratislava, which is - obviously - quite far from Berlin, and no, you can't get five-star treatment for $1.83... but it is pretty inexpensive. I ...

Levoca, Levoca, Slovakia travel blog

Levoca

A travel blog entry by jag

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The magnificent walled town of Levoca was well worth the extra effort made to get there. We arrived at night with the next days frost already setting in. We arrived at the hotel for some soup before hitting bed. The next day we went into Nam Majstra ...

Bratislava, Bratislava, Slovakia travel blog

Bratislava

A travel blog entry by jag

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Again this was the second time I had been to Bratislava, but this time it was in the winter which gave it a completely different feel. We visited the St Martins Cathedral, Grassalkovich Palace, Church of Holy Trinity and Bratislava Castle sitting above ...

Slovakia, Bratislava, Slovakia travel blog

Slovakia

A travel blog entry by extremelife

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I took a bus from Prague, Czech Republic to Bratislava, Slovakia merely because I saw a flyer advertising cheap bus rides for the bargain price of 9 euro. It actually ended up being 13 plus 1 euro for my backpack but still a reasonably cheap ride to ...

Kosice, Kosice, Slovakia travel blog

Kosice

A travel blog entry by jag

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Kosice was simply a superb place to end our time in Slovakia. Kosice definitely had the edge on Bratislava in terms of things to see. The main square was twice as large and grand as Slovakias largest city. The gothic Cathedral of St Elizabeth, St Michaels ...

Trencin, Trencin, Slovakia travel blog

Trencin

A travel blog entry by jag

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The Southwestern town of Trencin provided us with the massive Roman Trencin Castle that sat on top of a huge rock. The Christmas hustle and Bustle has really started to take hold here as well. We also had a look at the Piarist Church and the main town ...

Reaching Slowakia / Erreiche die Slovakei, Pernek, Slovakia travel blog

Reaching Slowakia / Erreiche die Slovakei

A travel blog entry by infiniteroad

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... the Danube and through the vineyards where the vines grow for Vienna and cross the border north of Vienna. Unfortunately the people in Slovakia speak only few English or German. Same in the butcher where I asked for fillet. It seemed to me that it was ...

Bratislava airport to Parnica , Párnica, Slovakia travel blog

Bratislava airport to Parnica

A travel blog entry by jimmymacfad

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... which struggled passed me, virtually squeezing me through the cracks of the train carriage proved me wrong. Slovakia has a population of 5.5 million and you notice it, the capital Bratislava was without much traffic ...

Slovakian keyboards are different, Párnica, Slovakia travel blog

Slovakian keyboards are different

A travel blog entry by jimmymacfad

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... each other. The Parnica potatoe festival turned out to be a fine example the new meeting the old in Slovakia; traditional dancing, punkrock moshing, old peasant women and seriously chaved up Yorkshire terriers. I was reliably informed that ...

19 km, Namestovo, Slovakia travel blog

19 km

A travel blog entry by jimmymacfad

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After saying my goodbyes, I wobbled off, heading north, the opposite direction from which I want to eventually go but nevertheless I was on the move. It was hot, the sun beat down and I peddled up.  Up, up and up some more, the bike is very heavy ...

Wide Open, Bratislava, Slovakia travel blog

Wide Open

A travel blog entry by bsuarez

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... that I might not even see everything I wanted. The Old City is one of the most beautiful I've seen before. There are so many pedestrian streets and there are worthwhile statues, monuments and fountains to see. All in all, I'm liking Slovakia a ...

Goodbze Czech, Myjava, Slovakia travel blog

Goodbze Czech

A travel blog entry by markszulgit

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... also. Imagine pumps and white jeans, big hair, and a pizza, if your looking for the exotic you can cross rural Slovakia off your list. I failed to mention text on t-shirts is exclusively English, from toddler to granny, which endorse shock absorbers, ...

The Slav!, Bratislava, Slovakia travel blog

The Slav!

A travel blog entry by dmp3380

One of the guys from work, Sean, was due to get married later in the year, so a big group of us headed off to Bratislava for the Stag weekend.  Unfortunitely due to the Law of the Stag, I can't mention anything that went on during the weekend.  ...

Recovery, Bojnice, Slovakia travel blog

Recovery

A travel blog entry by jambo

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Despite the late night, everyone is up and about by 11:30, so we gradually congregate at the pub across the street for breakfast - pizza, calzone and beer. At 3pm we pile into Bojnice's entire fleet of three taxis and drive half an hour to Oslany, the ...

Bratislava! Quentin Tarantino got it wrong, Bratislava, Slovakia travel blog

Bratislava! Quentin Tarantino got it wrong

A travel blog entry by kabsa2laksa

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... but most of the local Slovaks go back to their original cities (much of Bratislava's population are actually from elsewhere in Slovakia). One thing is clear: Quentin Tarantino was quite fantasies with his "Hostel" movie: I didn't run into any beautiful ...

Krakow to Hokovce - we made it!, Hokovce, Slovakia travel blog

Krakow to Hokovce - we made it!

A travel blog entry by carolina.bailey

... cars having to climb mountains and dodge the plentiful potholes. Finally we landed at our target destination, Park Hotel, Hokovce, Slovakia at 7pm, to a rousing reception from other UK 126 members who’d trailered cars to Slovakia and been following ...

Bratislava, Bratislava, Slovakia travel blog

Bratislava

A travel blog entry by chris74

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Not a lot to report from here. I was told that it would only take me the afternoon to see this city and that was pretty accurate. After a few hours walking we had seen the old town, visited the Christmas markets and covered the Castle district. The ...

Little Big City, Bratislava, Slovakia travel blog

Little Big City

A travel blog entry by meganfisher

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... that I have been on, but it was worth it to learn about the city. I didn't realize prior to the tour that Slovakia has approximately 40% unemployment and as a result many people are considering voting communist in the future. While there is such ...

Vienna city tour and Bratislava, Bratislava, Slovakia travel blog

Vienna city tour and Bratislava

A travel blog entry by royelinda

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... Wheel built in the late 1800's. Crossed over the Danube and it is not blue. Afternoon drive to Bratislava the capital of Slovakia. Local guide Eva, we visited the medieval castle and walked through the old fortified town. Bratislava has some of the most ...

Awesome Road Trip, Bratislava, Slovakia travel blog

Awesome Road Trip

A travel blog entry by john.babinec

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... extremely expensive visits to Cannes and Venice, I decided it would be better to just continue on to my next destination, Bratislava, Slovakia. As I officially crossed the border into Slovakia, I couldn't help but remember the last time I was there when I ...

a day trip to Slovakia, Bratislava, Slovakia travel blog

a day trip to Slovakia

A travel blog entry by sunmoongoddess

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My new buddy, Christine, surprised me with a day trip to Slovakia...it was a beautiful day! And another amazing country to add to my ...

Bratislava - Day 1, Bratislava, Slovakia travel blog

Bratislava - Day 1

A travel blog entry by tomshearer

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I write this sat in the common room at Patio Hostel. Bizarrely, they have the Germany vs. Poland match playing on loop here. It's very nostalgic to be back after 2 years, and the place is looking considerably better than last time. The whole of the ...

Time To Relax, And Eat!, Piestany, Slovakia travel blog

Time To Relax, And Eat!

A travel blog entry by john.babinec

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... laptop battery last for several hours of nonstop jamming. We had a great time!   I spent the last couple of days in Slovakia just chilling out and eating, and eating, and eating some more. Everyone wanted to throw me a goodbye dinner so I just kept ...

Back in the motherland, Bratislava, Slovakia travel blog

Back in the motherland

A travel blog entry by mishkabobala

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... see them again and  have a 3 hour nap before getting up to go to Heathrow to fly home. Anyway, where were we… yes Slovakia… the motherland.  It feels so much like home there for me (although it never was home- I was born in Canada) ...

Never Been to Slovakia Before, Bratslavia, Slovakia travel blog

Never Been to Slovakia Before

A travel blog entry by dblegldave

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We left Vienna about 3:00 am. I heard us leave, but quickly back to sleep. Something about the humming of the engines and very gentle rocking that puts me to sleep. Some of the folks had gone to a concert and ballet in Vienna...we stayed on board. ...

Bratislava and some Vienna Adventures, Bratislava, Slovakia travel blog

Bratislava and some Vienna Adventures

A travel blog entry by beccaboyer

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... the city, though. This modern bridge has a nightclub up at the top of it ... KEGgers, get working on spicing up that New Mississippi River Bridge! Slovakia also recently switched to the Euro, check out this marketing campaign to get everyone on board ...

Quiet times in Krivan, Krivan, Slovakia travel blog

Quiet times in Krivan

A travel blog entry by jambo

Wednesday is basically another series of trains, starting at 7am, back to Jane's village in Slovakia. As it happens though, it is a series of trains interspersed with a series of buses due to a mysterious outbreak of unconnected train malfunctions. On ...

Where the hell is Zilina Slovakia?, Zilina, Slovakia travel blog

Where the hell is Zilina Slovakia?

A travel blog entry by mrpearsonchris

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... with Slovinia where we were last week. The two places are a real contrast in economy,modernisity,weath and event costs.Slovakia has had a long and often turbulant history including ethnic cleansing right up to recent times The Republic was only formed ...

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