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In the last 24 hours, I've traveled the entire width of Slovakia. My trip began on a four hour train ride that left from Bratislava, the nation's capital city that's situated on the far western end of the country. This first leg brought me to Poprad, a small town slightly east of the nation's midpoint. The ride was one of the more comfortable that I've taken anywhere; the train even had free wifi and charging ports I'd been worried about the language barrier since I ...
... Some of these churches were so far out of the way, you have to wonder who is trekking out there every Sunday for mass. We felt as though we were being treated to a free tour with the amount of gorgeous views we saw on our way.
Kocise is the second largest city in Slovakia, after Bratislava. However, the old-town centre is very simple to navigate and we were able to easily explore it on foot. The medieval centre is absolutely gorgeous (no hyperbole) ...
... after which we could barely move. The restaurant was completely idyllic; it smelled of woods smoke and was filled to the brim with Polish charm. At some point, a quartet showed up and began playing traditional Polish folk songs, which we greatly enjoyed. We were able to walk off our dinner on the 40 minute walk back to the hostel.
The following morning, we caught a bus into Slovakia. However, we had to take one mini-bus to the ...
... We stopped in at the bar at the Grand Hotel in our village of Stary Smokovec and there was nobody to wait on us on a Saturday night, not even a Lobby Boy. The menu showed that the drinks were expensive (relatively! - maybe half price of what they would be in Madison). So we left and found a raucous little sandwich shop/bar and sampled the local herbal spirits. Warning - don't try Horec, which is lighter fluid with some herbs trying to mask the high ...
... and the occasional Germans.
We plan to do some day hiking in a few days there and take some funiculars, trams, and gondolas to get to the top of the highest peak.
The 4 star hotel room was a great recuperation spot. We haven't had any horrible rooms so far, but we have been making sacrifices to meet our budget. The weird thing about Aqua City, and many newer European hotels we've been in, is that they ...