Sodispar Service Apartments
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Departed Vienna this morning, taking 2 trains from Vienna to Krakow, which took me
briefly through the Czech Republic. Train travel is good. Much more room
between the seats then on a plane. For one leg I sat in a compartment, like on
Harry Potter, but not as cool. The country side was forever changing. Trees
stripped bare, fields …
Observations of Krakow: 1. As I stated on Facebook all the ugly red hair dye in the world has ended up in Krakow and the women here can’t get enough of it. Doesn’t matter what shade of red or heck put the burgundy on top of black that works too….it is nightmare inducing.
2. Krakow is odd in the sense that the city itself …
Word of the Day: Macers This is what Australians call McDonalds. I like it.
Plan for the Day: Get to Airport; fly to Krakow and settle into accommodation.
Observations: Who knew that you could pay for your airplane lunch/snack with your American Express Card.
Easy Jet Pizza is pretty good
Krakow airport boards …
... etc. We picked dumplings some potatoes and wild mushrooms! Dinner that evening was at a place called Babcia Malina, traditional home style cooking, in a restaurant that felt like grandmas living room. Schnitzels for mains and a stewed pear with strawberries for dessert.
Monday was our last night in Krakow. However with our departure by train not until 10pm, the hotel staff were kind enough to store our luggage for the day after checkout. This gave ...
Today we successfully got on a train that took us to the correct city and when we presented our tickets, the conductor didn't get angry with us for doing something wrong. This has never happened to me before. With the exception of local public transportation and transit to the airport, I have always managed to do one of the following:
miss my train
get on the wrong train
fail to validate my ticket ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
I cannot talk highly enough of the staff at the Sodispar Apartments. They are very attentive, and help with anything you need. They have also thoughts of most things in advanced. We stayed at the Chicago Apartments right in the centre of Old Town. This was a perfect spot with the market square just around the corner, and fantastic places to eat everywhere. The outside of the apartment is rather bare, and a little intimidating, but the inside is just beautiful! We had a 2 bedroom, bathroom, small kitchen / lounge room and it was like a home away from home.
This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.