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Today we were coached to Bratislava, the capital of Slovakia. The trip was 2 hrs from Vienna and we were required to carry passports.
Russia was responsible for splitting Slovakia from Che . In the 1990s Slovakia became part of the European Economic Community.
Our tour comprised coach drive around to distant points of interest, a walking ...
... so I went and stood nearby and out pops the US Ambassador and gets in his car. I didn't know it was him at the time but do now thanks to Google. So I had a very busy day really, hanging out with the US Ambassador on 4th July an'all! haha
Song of the Day - A Change Gonna Come, by Sam Cooke, 1963. "There has been times that I thought I couldnt last for long, but now I think I'm able to carry on....I know a change gone ...
... side of the city. Extremely picturesque. We enjoyed schnitzels with noodle (but no crisp apple strudel) as the sun set on our first day in Austria. Our second day was supposed to involve a trip out to a large mountain. We had planned to hike instead of take the tourists cable car to the top. We were psyched in all our fitness gear, backpack at the ready. Then we got to the foot of the mountain. The whole area at the top was closed. There were no tourists. We couldn’t even find ...
... us how we should have come!?!?!
As it was late, Rory and I grabbed some food from the supermarket. Rory made a crazy chorizo and sausage spaghetti bolognese. The sausages (which had been chopped up) seemed to have a weird plastic coating on them which only peeled off with heat so it was a very slow meal picking plastic out of our mouths!
Our first (and only) full day in Bratislava started off with a 2 ½ hour walking tour ...
high-speed antics. An easily-achievable day trip from Bratislava is a
train journey to the nearby spa town of Piestany, seemingly unknown to
the outside world, but packed with so very many nice touches that my one
visit there firmly put it on this traveller's map. A cluster of
colourful buildings, fountains, street cafes and the like then gives way
to a river, connected by a bridge, and leading to an enclave of ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility