Archive for the 'Slovakia' Category

Modra, Harmonia

December 5, 2020

Modra Harmonia is some 30 km away from Bratislava. Ideal for mountain walks and longer stays. I loved the hospitality of Harmonia. Angelically harmonious or harmoniously angelic – either way you get it right! To Harmonia website >>> www.penzionharmonia.com

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Skalica

October 4, 2020

Skalica – charming town in Western Slovakia that has been inhabited since 4000 BC and was part of the Great Moravian Empire.

Swans

June 13, 2020

The Croation Canal in Bratislava, a natural Danube stream in the past, nowadays a drainage canal, has quite a biodiversity still. Swans during a stroll at susnet are an amazing sight.

13 June 2020, Chorvátsky kanál, Bratislava

Budmerice

June 7, 2020

Only 35 kilometrs from Bratislava you find this gem of a place in wonderful nature. The name of the village (first mentioneed in 1296 then Kerestúr), comes from Hungarian and means Cross of the Lord. The amazing Pálfi family manor was built in 1889 as a hunting lodge.

Gerulata

May 23, 2020

Gerulata was a Roman military camp, which stood on the territory of today’s Rusovce (a neighbourhood in Bratislava). Built in the 2nd century and was part of the Roman province of Pannonia.

Bratislava Calvary

May 22, 2020

There are places in Bratislava which unless a local takes you around, it would be hard to know they exist. Bratislava Calvary is a place, which represents the remains of the original Stations of the Cross from 1694.