Kempinski Hotel River Park Bratislava
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... wine. We were in HEAVEN!!!
Day two began by us deciding we needed to see the rest that Prague had to offer which included the Old Town Square, Powder Tower, Astrological Clock and the Jewish Quarter. We jumped on the bus and headed towards Old Town Square where Nigel was able to enjoy his first street sausage costing $2.50. It was mighty delicious!!! After that we climbed up to the top of the Astrological Clock Tower which is centered in Old Town Square and ...
... the Communist regime.
btw you may have noticed a deterioration with all the photos over the last couple of weeks. This is due to frustration nod time consuming file management with downloading from the camera. Therefore W has deputised and takes a few shots on the Ipad each day. I think he has done a wonderful job!
... pretty in the foreground.
Strolling back through the old town we walked out to the Art Nouveau blue church which is beautiful and actually had a wedding going on as we stood outside. After this we decided it was too hot to walk around so we headed to the park to relax with an ice cream. a relaxed Al Fresco meal ended our time in Bratislava, now on to Prague.
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... weekend was the ‘Bratislava for Everyone’ festival meaning every museum and gallery was free, their were free city tours, markets, concerts, ice-skating etc. Alas we were to leave at 12pm on the Saturday meaning we missed out on most of it. So, beyond using the gym and eating pancakes, what did we actually do in Bratislava?
The Thursday afternoon that we arrived was a glorious day with sun shining. We both had the chance to wear shorts for the first time ...
... Malak joined us for the day.
The four of us made our way back through the town and to a local restaurant. We enjoyed Slovakian cuisine (delicious Goulash); although some may say that Slovakian food is really food from neighboring countries!
After lunch we walked to the Church of St Elisabeth, which has been nicknamed the Blue Church, and even the Smurf Church! It was blue and looked like a giant cake! The church sat right ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility