Travel Blogs from Nitra
Step 7: Learning the ins-and-outs of European Plumbing
The last five days we spent in eastern Slovakia went by too quickly. As my group worked to compile our data and complete our report, we spent many hours hunched over our computers. We did not get to spend as much time with our new friends as we would have liked, but we were able to enjoy one last meal together before we had to catch the bus back to Nitra.
We were sent off with a blessing from ...
... until the van had been packed away.. By this time the shower unit had closed so Simon had no option but to have a shower in the motor home services!! This gave me and the other campers a great laugh! Packed up we headed off to trnava which isn't too far away and we are already on the road into the town so no problems... The only problem we did have was Simon accidentally drove down a one way street... Right in front of a police car!! We quickly new what ...
... sign said that word so unfortunately we missed Bratislava all together and we ended up in Austria (which is very close!) a slight freak out/moment of blame was had by both of us but we managed to turn the van around back into Slovakia and Simon used a map on his phone to drive us to the sight successfully.. First time ever that the Alan Rogers book got the road number wrong!! Lol! Any way we ended at a sight right on a lovely lake ...
Step 5: Learning to live on French fries
Having had several history courses in my life as well as a family that places emphasis on knowing and respecting our past, I consider myself fairly well versed in history (at least when compared to my peers). However, I knew practically nothing about Slovakia prior to actually getting here. I had heard of Moravia and I knew some of Slovakia's past with the Czech Republic, but that was where my ...
... mulberries from the trees throughout June.
But now, with the starting of the official summer, our almost endless spring is ending: temperature has gone up to 30 degrees C, the grain is ready to be harvested, the sun flowers are in bloom, the fresh green of the trees has disappeared and is replaced by the dark green of the summer, the corn is almost too high to look over it.
Lets see what this summer will bring us!
By the way, with this endless ...
TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Koruna Nitra
Other places to stay in Nitra
Farska 16, Nitra | Hotelfrom $74
Svatourbanska 27, Nitra | Hotelfrom $75
SvÃ¤toplukovo NÃ¡mestie 1, Nitra | Hotelfrom $73
Wolkerova 19, Nitra | Hotelfrom $70
68 Mostna Street, Nitra | 4 star hotelfrom $74
Farska 41, Nitra | Hotelfrom $96