Penzion RUSTICA - Garni
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
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26.7.2012 Pernek (PL) Km: 65462 Reaching Slowakia / Erreiche die Slovakei
Leave out as yesterday the big cities (Vienna and Bratislava). This is something for a long weekend and I want to destinations more south yet. Drive along the Danube and through the vineyards where the vines grow for Vienna and cross the border north of Vienna.
Unfortunately the people in Slovakia speak only few English ...
No two European countries' capitals are closer than Bratislava and Vienna. So, not wanting to pass this opportunity up, we took a 6 Euro bus ride from Vienna to Bratislava and spent two nights there. It was stinking hot when we got there, up to 37degrees celcius (which is very hot for Canadians!). So after we checked into our hostel, we took a bit of a break before we went on another free walking tour. Our tour guide was very enthusiastic ...
... and an underground to get to where we were staying. We took the long way to get there because Jason insisted we were going the right way! Luckily we didn't bring that much stuff. We got there around 2:30 and put our stuff down and walked around. We were only a few blocks from the city center so we were really close to everything! The buildings were beautiful! They were colorful with high doorways and huge windows. You could look down any street you would see the ...
This morning, the weather was clearing-up, so my friend and I went back out to Devín Castle to give it another try. There were a few patchy clouds, but no rain and enough sun for some decent pictures. The castle was worth the return trip. It was probably my favorite castle of the trip so far (with Klis Fortress a close second and the wall at Ston not counting in the castle category). Unlike Hungary, Slovakia was a country that took its castles seriously, ...
... we had some great walks about the city, day and night, was sad to go though in reality sleeping on the floor wasn't the best for me, as the room only had one double bed in it, and it wasn't sitting on a very strong bed base as it was, so I put my half of the matress on the floor. But for the cost of 50 euro for the both of us we couldn't really ...