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The next day we took a bus to explore the ruins of Devin Castle. This would have been awesome to see when it was still complete which is why Napoleans a dick for wrecking it in 1809! We walked all around the ruins and got awesome views of the Danube. Near the river is also a memorial to the people that died fighting communist rule in the country.
When we got back to Bratislava we went up to the top of St Michaels Gate. It is now an ...
... long enough to see the main attractions of this small, somewhat reserved, but ultimately enjoyable city. We finished our stay by visiting the nearby Devin Castle, about 10km north of the city, and perched high above the Danube on a large hill, and very scenic it was too.
We headed back to the hotel, checked out and, after a biblical downpour (thunder, lightning, rain, hail, you name it), we were on our way to Graz, by train.
Martin & Lyndsey
... font-family: arial, sans-serif; line-height: 18px;"># of buses: 15
# of taxis: 2
# of beers: 39 (Zlaty Brazant and Kozel)
# of monies found: 1.41 Euros, 8.05 Peruvian soles, 5 cents American, 10 cents Bolivian, 1 cent Canadian, 15 Swiss Francs, 11 Czech Republic Korunas, ...
... during the day are all part of what travel is about and I’m glad that I’m getting the hang of it.
It had been a few days since I had run and I had been feeling guilty for not following my passion to run actively and letting laziness creep into my lifestyle. So, as soon as the day broke on day 39, I got my bright coloured running shoes, singlet, running watch and a whole lot of running adrenaline and headed out the door, determined to clock a substantial amount ...
... as initially I waited on the wrong tramstop for the 205 tram. Then found I could have walked in 15 minutes so there was actually no need for a tram. Still, what else was I to do on a nice sunny day!!!!
A free tour of the old town - thats what. But still made the 4pm start with time to spare. Nice tour, nice guide.
Bratislava very small. Well the old town part anyway. A bit run down in parts ...