Hotel Yasmin Kosice
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- Refrigerator in room
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... English well because they worked for a UK telecommunications company answering phone calls. We shared so much about each other and had a great night. They couldn't get over that an American was in Košice, because most of them hadn't meet a person from the States in 'years'. They were saying 'why are you here, how did you know where Slovakia is'; but, common grounds were met. One guy wanted to talk about how great the U.S. Constitution is, and how important my 'vote' ...
... of around 200,000 I think. And for many people here, this 'eastern-edge' city of Europe, is making its mark as a true travel and cultural destination. As a matter of fact, it was voted as 2013's European Capital of Culture. Once a mining and industrial town, it is transforming into an art and cultural center. Tidbit - Andy Warhol has some of his original paintings here; although he once said 'he comes from nowhere', his ...
... d check luggage and spend a few hours before heading on to Poprad, the gateway to the High Tatras mountains.
We're glad we did. We went back and forth on whether we should visit here. It was the 2013 Cultural Capital of Europe and is a quaint midsize city.
They have a wonderful Gothic Cathedral that I later read is "the Easternmost Western-Style Gothic Cathedral in Europe." There you have it.
We grabbed some ...
... destination for so many young Polish people.
* We have a picnic lunch break just below Spiss Castle. Built in 12th century on the site of an even earlier castle, it was used as location for the filming of 'Dragonheart' & the 'Last Legion'. In the vernacular it is known as 'Spissky Hrad'. We are driving through a landscape of ripening corn and sunflowers in full bloom. As SG tries to get ...
... the mountains. This caslte was in very good condition compared to most castle I’ve visited, and in fact, it was the biggest one I’ve ever seen. It was cool because most of what was still up was original and you could see the whole courtyard and the defense systems. We even got lucky and got in for free because of the day we were on, and got to see a very entertaining sword fight show with people dressed in medieval times.
All in all, Kosice was a nice town. There ...