Travel Blogs from Leibnitz
... investment, only to have prices crash on them. They've decided to keep the property anyways as an escape from an over-crowding Britain.
Tuesday was a bit of a day off. We switched accommodations and moved right into the town of Ljutomer, excited to explore our new surroundings. We checked out the town square and found a pretty amazing stork nest on top of an old chimney...the biggest bird nest I've ever seen. How they were able to construct it is beyond me. In ...
... for wine making.
We spent 3 nights on the site, and everyone around was very friendly, its a very busy site, Locally there is a Bike Park which Specialized are the main supporters of and use it for testing of their new bikes.
Tom rode up the mountain, although not quite to the top and used a mixture of the Downhill lines to comeback down on, the first choice was not the best but soon found some to his abilities further down...
We visited ...
... book had a wide range of hymns from Johann Sebastion and before, right up to the 1990's. We skipped queueing up for the bread but I did say a little prayer for the rain to stop. It was only drizzling when we came out so I am not sure if that counts. The climb up involved some serious stairs but it was well worth the views. The fortifications were destroyed by Napoleon in 180X, ...
... on the balcony of their room and went to bed in good time so we could get a good start.
Willow had come up with a slightly mad plan to get Sarajevo back on the plan. We drove for 400 miles through 2 countries ,Slovakia and Austria and into a third,Slovenia. We found a good hotel. Had a proper Pizza from a wood fuelled oven and a good nights sleep.
... frivolous observation. Along the way, we had seen the Polish word for "accommodation" a lot. Now, in the wake of the Euro election results back home, "Noclegi" seemed highly appropriate.
The crossing from Poland to Slovakia was so low key, that I missed it. however, once I realised the change of country, Slovakia was a very pleasant surprise. We were immediately enchanted by rolling green foothills and scenic meadows. We noticed that several villages still ...
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking