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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Pets allowed
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Travel Blogs from Bratislava
... s at the confluence of the Moravian River and the Danube where the different colors of the river mix. And we hit the castle in town. We even walked across the Danube on the new bridge and paid to take the elevator to the top of the "UFO," a space age looking restaurant tower. There are killer views from up there. We spotted some pretty sweet looking boats that ply the Danube. Think River Cruise Ships.
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... no maintenance had been done on public buildings under the communists. They are now trying to begin restoration work, but it will be a long time. For over 200 years Bratislava was the capital of Hungary and coronations took place at St Martin's Cathedral from 1563 til 1830. About an hour before we were due to leave it rained, so we have an extra souvenir from here - an umbrella. At 4.15 we sailed for Budapest - our final cruise ship ...
At night we went to the restaurant round the corner from the hotel. I got a really good pepper steak with some local wines and there was Tango dancing on which was good to watch. After that we took a stroll in the dark and saw the castle lit up at night. There was a lot of Easter church services on with people standing outside singing songs and drinking mulled wine. Turns out Bratislava is a nice city and I'm glad we did get off the train there! ...
... delicious and smooth. And I also tried a raspberry schnapps which wasn't as sweet as I was expecting. And their famous chilli liqueur. This has been nick-named rocket fuel. The lady explained that its very strong, but because there is so much sugar in there you don't realise you're drinking it until its too late... So I was expecting it to be really sweet.... Nope. It burned my throat and I could definitely taste the alcohol over the ...
... br> When we arrived, we were intrigued and surprised with the city. It took us but a short while to get to our hostel, as Troy's amazing navigational skills once again led us to out desired point within minutes of our set out departure. Once we arrived at Hostel Blues we were welcomed by an amazingly hospitable employee offering us pivo (beer) and sharing her remarkable enthusiasm for the city! Perhaps things weren't so bad here and we just were ...