Hotel Zur Post
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... but he was more impressed with the exit on the river side, which was definitely much harder for attackers to breach. Blake was just excited that there was a playground inside the walls (have we mentioned yet that Blake is touring the playgrounds of Europe?).
Dinner was at the Castle Brewpub across the street from the hotel. The beer was excellent (2 x 0.5 L for each adult, excellent), adn the food was not bad either. Now it is off to bed.
... 3 piece started. They were very good.. Few beers later we headed back home.. Tried too sleep, but again being a hostel, full of young groups I was kept awake by groups up yelling and laughing in the corridor all night..till nearly 3am.. After the about the 5th time I got woken, by some screaming chick....Angry haydos nearly made an appearance, but they then headed off to bed.. As did I, chasing some sleep, ready for my turn to drive to Hungary ...
... improving and the Old City is rather cute. It probably would have been much better with some sunshine. Rick Steves describes Slovakia as the "West Virginia of Europe." Someplace with a great deal of unrealized potential, perhaps.
It's a twenty minute walk from the train station to Old Town. The rain was doing a pretty good job of getting us wet before a car drove by and splashed ...
... we saw aristocratic homes and the baroque Jesuit Church. Bratislava is an industrial city and home to a number of car manufacturers and refineries. We returned to the ship for lunch and had a very busy afternoon on board. Firstly we traveled through our final lock of the trip, 61 foot drop - very impressive. Next activity was a tour of the wheelhouse where the captain does most of his sailing. ...
Yolan and I set of on foot through Old Town.
And for dinner we went to Infinity Rock where they had great buffet with loads of vegetables to choose from. For some reason getting enough vegetables when you travel can be a challenge.
May 22, 2013
Bratislava, Slovak Republic, Day Two
Clouds and sun 65F
Time for Coffee and Planning
A nice ...