Oravsky

Oravsky, Slovakia

Travel Blogs from Oravsky

Oravsky Travel Blogs (9)
Saving the Best for Last, Oravský Podzámok, Slovakia travel blog

Saving the Best for Last

A travel blog entry by eundel

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... when I would be done with what I intended to see. When I figured out my itinerary for Switzerland, Slovenia, Croatia, Hungary, and Slovakia, I still had a few days left at the end to fill. In Budapest, I decided I'd stop in Vienna since everything in ...

Mediaeval dreams in Krakow and Orava Castle, Oravský Castle, Slovakia travel blog

Mediaeval dreams in Krakow and Orava Castle

A travel blog entry by felixandfloss

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... ;We packed up and moved out into yet another traffic jam. Finally we made it past and were sailing along toward Slovakia on beautiful winding and rolling roads through lush hills peppered with hand stacked drying hay and little villages tucked into the ...

In and out of Poland, Oravský Podzámok, Slovakia travel blog

In and out of Poland

A travel blog entry by dave.coleman

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... the small town of Oravský Podzámok where we will visit the famous Orava Castle, reputed to be the most beautiful castle in Slovakia.  We hope to find lodging near to the castle so we can visit on foot tomorrow. We first see the imposing 12th ...

Oh no! Not another damn castle, Oravský Podzámok, Slovakia travel blog

Oh no! Not another damn castle

A travel blog entry by dave.coleman

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... on a hill overlooking the village of Oravský Podzámok, on a bend in the River Orava, in north eastern Slovakia.    It was first mentioned in chronicles dating back to 1267 but there had certainly been fortifications long before that. It ...