Skaritz Hotel & Residence
Travel Blogs from Bratislava
We slept in a little this morning but not Queenie style, and went down to our free breakfast. Mom packed our stuff. That's a job. Check out from the Stephanplatz was 11am. We took the cab to Wien HBF, the main station in Vienna. It's huge and under total construction. Our train into Slovakia leaves at 12:21pm and we're there 45 minutes early. No …
... are, I think, quite reasonable. It feels more 'Western' than anywhere else I have been, but then maybe that's not too surprising as we are only a few miles from the border with Austria.
However, Croatia and Hungary have me hooked on their ubiquitous pastry outlets and as bratislava doesn't have any my blood sugar falls dangerously low as I wander around looking for a restaurant. Bratislava doesn't present an easy choice here and ...
... a friend, Sally, that is my British mum while I am in Vienna. Since I am still sick, she stopped by to check on me and bring me some medicine. It was so nice to see her, and to know I am taken care of while I'm here. Sally is so sweet, and I'm so grateful for all the connections I have already made on my trip.
After Sally left, it was time for a shower, and bed. What a day, what a day. Hopefully I'll be better for tomorrow's trip with the German class.
... 30 years from design to completion. It was enlightening. The gentlemen were entirely personable. They had no pretensions for such accomplished professionals. Their basic philosophy was to find the essence of a place - either historic or based on context - and allow that to influence the concept of the design.
We next ventured up to the studio. It essentially comprised of two open floors above the entry floor up to ...
This morning I woke up rather early so I could check out and then have time to look up trains continuing onto to Budapest Hungary in the evening, before going on a free walking tour of the city. After a quick hello to Zuzana, my guide from the night before, I was out the door and walking towards the main "velvet revolution" square.
*Interesting fact about Bratislava- This is actually where the revolution started, then on the second day it began in Prague*
Our group walked ...
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