Holiday Inn Bratislava
Travel Blogs from Bratislava
... land where everyone smokes, has at least one dog they take everywhere, and to be heard you have to practically yell.
My first few hours in Serbia were filled with food. Obvious foreshadowing of how the rest of my four days there would be spent. Portions in Serbia are huge, heavy, and so so tasty. We relaxed pretty much the "first day" (it was just an evening) because my travel companion ...
... other small historic cities we've visited in other countries. A highlight we looked forward to was the Bratislava Castle. Sadly, this had have very very little to see. The walled old city center was also without many sites and there seemed to be little open in the way of museums or culture centers. We now look forward to Viena to re-energize our touristic tendencies. A highlight of the afternoon was finding an optical shop that repaired Phil's glasses. Offsetting this ...
... over there."
But suddenly we were outside of tenement city and surrounded by tiered vineyards at the foot of the Carpathian Mountains. The mountains themselves were populated with ice-covered trees making them look like icy cotton balls covered the land. Soon we were in a village outside Bratislava being welcomed by Anna into her home where we sat in her living room nibbling cake she's made for us and sipping forest fruit tea. We spent quite a lot of time asking ...
... medieval conquests and more recent wars – with Napoleon noted as being the one to finally destroy much of what remained during his reign. With views of the Danube River, back across to Vienna and around the north of Bratislava, the site was well worth a stop, before heading to the campground.
The campground in Zlate Plesky hadn’t had great reviews online, mostly due to cleanliness and after what we’d found in the Czech Republic ...
... Next we followed a yellow and then red trail, until a 40 minute screw up left us stuck at the worlds most confusing trekking junction. We finally made our way onto the three hour blue track back to Podlesok as the sun started to approach the tips of the mountains, preparing for its nightly slumber. We hurriedly darted across dodgy wooden rope bridges, using tree roots as foot holds up steep slopes, and loose metal chains to hold onto as we stood on ...
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Swimming pool