Photogallery: SVK: Sabinov - East Slovakian Small Town
SVK: Sabinov - East Slovakian Small Town
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Small town of Sabinov is placed along Torysa-river, East Slovakia, Prešov Region. The locality has twelve and half thousands of inhabitants. Such quiet town is only 18 kilometres distant from regional town of Prešov. No doubt, you can admire there a lot of places of interest. Except many culture monuments in city centre, you have to take in mind, that a film „Obchod na korze“ („Promenade Shop“) was shot there during summer months of 1964. This film became famous in the history, when the American Film Academy awarded golden statue Oscar Prize as the best film made of foreign language. The town is surrounded with marvellous nature. You can find there winter skating place as well as swimming pool. In Drienica, close to Sabinov, you can enjoy popular ski resort, being available each year for all lovers of winter sports.
Text/photo: O. Kubáčková
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Today we move to Slovakia’s third largest city to learn about its beauties, sights and interesting facts. It is situated in the region which gave it its name. The city is also famous for the Shroud of Turin. Last but not least, the city is the place from where you enter diverse region of Saris. Maybe you have guessed what this article is about. Yes, it is Presov.
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On the forested volcanic cane, halfway between the city of Prešov and district town of Sabinov, is increasingly popular tourist Šariš castle ruins.
Eastern Slovakia: Šariš Region – Castle of Šariš I.
Since immemorial time grew up in strategic positions, almost near all major trade routes and waterways, stone castles, watch towers and even the palace. From many, the once dreaded power seats, today is preserved only ruins shrouded in legends. Today we will visit together the unique ruins of the Šariš region - Šariš Castle.
Christmas and New Year, we celebrated with my husband´s parents in the Eastern Slovakian town Sabinov. Because Mark's mother is a great chef, there is no surprise I had a problem to close my jeans after two days. But on the table were more and more goodies every day. And so we agreed that we'll have except candy, a small excursion to the surroundings every day to little move at least.
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