Travel Blogs from Bratislava
... lasts for days) and there was much carousing going on out on the deck. Amidst the revelry, I spotted my new accommodation, 'The Botel Marina’, permanently docked in the river just beneath the Bratislava castle.
It was a quick walk along the river to my ‘Botel’ and, without a doubt, it was the best place I've stayed so far on this trip. My cabin was a little on the small side, but otherwise perfect, and the price was very reasonable considering ...
... I got back to the house, I was invited to go to the grocery store. We got vegetables, fruits, juice, and the biggest fresh baked pretzels I have ever seen. We also went to the pharmacy and got some kind of Melatonin. It has herbs mixed with it, but since I don’t read or speak Slovak…I have no clue what is in it. Oh well! If it makes me sleep, then I’ll take it. We ate ...
... also pretty bad news.
I tried to reason with myself that the road between Vienna and Bratislava is completely flat, except for the numerous potholes that we bumped through while crossing the border. Furthermore, I wasn’t back at home – this was Slovakia, where snow isn’t unheard of. Everything should be fine. I finished my coffee and headed towards the Bratislava castle, which towers imposingly over the Novy Most bus terminal. ...
... his parents are both from here. After a quick bite of food from the supermarket we jumped on a ferry for a 90min ride up the river to Vienna. The river is still a major form of transport with lots of barges, small cruise boats and passenger boats traveling up and down it. It was a good ride up into Austria where we went back onto our bus for a tour of the city of Vienna, it was a bit more upmarket than the rest ...
... and Kiwi who were backpacking together, ironically the Australian is going to be looking for a job in Vancouver, very cool! Funny story, two other girls in the room, also from Australia, were traveling together and stayed in the hostel dorm room with us. Ironically one of them used to be good friends with the Australian in the other group and both had no idea each other were traveling. To end up in the same hostel, especially ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services