Month: July 2019

Exploring Slovakia

From our camping near Bratislava we travelled north to visit a castle and in the late afternoon we found a hidden spot at a lake to stay for the night. The camping at the outskirts of Bratislava in Zlate Piesky was great at this very hot weekend. We really enjoyed the lake to cool off …

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Bratislava City hike

Bratislava is the young capital city of Slovakia directly at the border to Austria and Hungary. The city centre is full of live with many bars and restaurants. We stayed at a Camping in Zlate Piesky which is a big nice camping ground with many trees at a lake on the outskirts of Bratislava. From …

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Devín Castle

On our first day in Slovakia we visited Devín Castle and were lucky to arrive during the festival for the typical current wine. A market with different stalls from food and current wine to crafts of different kinds was going on, while a brass band played swing music and people in historic costumes were dancing …

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Family hike @ Rax

We had picked up our son from his job in Vienna to spend a weekend hiking in the Alpes. There are 2 prominent mountains at the south eastern end of the Alpes which we wanted to show him: Rax and Schneeberg. Caution: stay clear of the livestock Walking up the pastures Many routes to choose …

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