Travel Blogs from Bratislava
... it was worth it. My hosts were amazing and friendly and I had a great time there. Mattias met me at the train station and we walked home and met Beata. A tiny sweet girl with a big happy smile. That night she made a small snack and then we went out for a drink with some of her dentist friends. And I met a nice boy named Miro, I may or may not have kissed him ;) That night we went to a bowling alley/pub and we danced and drank a lot! I may have gotten home at 7am... Sunday 11 May ...
... because at some point a driver did not see him and drove over the statue. Other statues included a man leaning over a bench and a silver statue of a man in a suit lifting his top hat.The walking tour was good and jogged my memory of aspects of history that I had studied in my central European subject that was the inspiration for my trip to central Europe, albeit several years later. I found it interesting to be in the places where people resisted communism, experienced ...
After a visit from St. Nicolas - we got fruit, nuts and a chocolate Santa in our shoes - we got ready for our bus/walking tour of Bratislava, Slovakia. Our young woman guide this morning was born in Communist Czechoslovakia two days before the Velvet Revolution on November 17, 1989. Now this Socialist country has been a part of the European Union since 2004. We took a bus up ...
... in the future. While there is such high unemployment, there are not that many people begging on the streets. You would see more in any Canadian city. For the young people, working for IBM and Dell in the call centres is a really good job.
The weekends in the city centre are really quiet. Many people return to the villages that their family is from. It made it easy to navigate the city that way. I went for a few ...
Happy birthday to my brother!
The day started off kind of sad. Abby and I woke up at 4 to say goodbye to Krisia, She had to leave early to catch a flight but we talked about taking a trip to Honduras next summer to visit her!! Plans are in the making already. We had to be on the bus by 8 to head to Prague but we stopped at Bratislava along the way back. We saw the town Castle and went to ...
- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service