Tips for trips
Not only the notorious High and Low Tatras or Great and Little Fatra, but also smaller mountains in northeastern Slovakia boast nature, protected animals and plants, but also beautiful views from the network of restored lookout towers. Therefore, take the opportunity of a slight relaxation of measures and get to know this less visited corner of Slovakia.
The most populous region in Slovakia is the Prešov Region, which is located in the north of eastern Slovakia. The regions of Spiš, Šariš and Zemplín are spread on its territory. They abound in beautiful cities, distinctive culture and natural uniqueness, which we will introduce in the coming weeks and inspire you to visit them.
After a week, we will once again invite you for an easy walk through less visited localities, this time around the historic town of Bardejov. We will gradually take you to the highest peak of the Čergov - Minčol mountain range, to the only mountain hut in the mountain range and to the lookout tower on the Žobrák hill.
Set out to explore the Central Bohemian region southeast of Beroun. The well-known Koněprusy Caves are located in this area and are only about 5 km away from Beroun, and about 30 km west of Prague.
During curfews and restrictions related to the coronavirus pandemic, the focus of tourism shifted to day trips around his home. The inhabitants of towns and villages thus rediscover the beauty of mountains, forests and nature. Today we will take you to northeastern Slovakia, more precisely to the vicinity of the district town of Svidník.
Northwest of Brno, an unusual rock formation, the Malhostovická Pecka, rises from the flat landscape around Malhostovice. In the sunny habitats, the endangered large-flowered passerine grows here, which offers a wonderful spectacle in the spring.
Today, we will end our trip in the Banská Bystrica region with a visit to picturesque villages and towns. We will also take you through natural nooks and crannies, technical monuments, and even stop at the symbolic center of Europe.
Today we wander into the Hostýnské vrchy nature park, specifically into the surroundings of the picturesque village of Rusavy. The Pardus peak is located right here and rises to a height of 672 m above sea level, offers wonderful views of the surrounding area and is simply a popular lookout peak in the central part of the Hostýn Mountains.
After a short introduction of Tomas Bata in the previous work, today we will focus on his legacy in the form of business principles or monuments that he left us here.
After a week we will return to the Banská Bystrica region. In the following lines, we will please all cycling enthusiasts, as well as history and monuments. Gradually we will go to Pustý hrad, to the village of Špania Dolina and by bike we will get to the secrets.
Are you looking forward to being able to go on a trip wherever you want? Don't worry, it will be in a while, so let's plan one such trip. We will look together at the quarry area in the Central Bohemian Region, near Beroun. This area is rich in quarries, it is not a problem to go with children.
145 years ago, a prominent shoemaker, businessman and visionary Tomáš Baťa was born, who changed the face of a Moravian town, trends in global shoemaking and the principles of successful management. Today we will follow in his footsteps.
This time we will take you to the south of central Slovakia, where it covers the largest area of all regions. We will talk about the Banská Bystrica region, whose history as well as monuments are closely connected with the mining past.
The Holedná game reserve is absolutely exceptional, because not only children but also adults have the opportunity to see and admire the life of wildlife with their own eyes, as it is a purpose-built hunting facility used for professional breeding of mouflon and fallow deer on an area of 327 ha. Although the game reserve is thoroughly fenced on all sides so that the animals do not escape, the whole area looks very large and unrestrained.
Liptov is one of the most beautiful regions of Slovakia. Many visitors come here not only for trips to nature or thermal springs, but also to admire historical and artistic monuments. It is no coincidence that in this period, when people need positive signals and tips for excursion places, which we hope will be opened soon, the tourist guide to Liptov is published.
As soon as it is possible to move freely around the republic, we recommend this beautiful trip to nature. Both mentioned peaks belong to the popular and frequently visited areas of Brd, they offer views of the Litavka valley, Příbram and the surroundings rich in natural monuments.
This time we will take you to Kysuce, more precisely to the village of Oščadnica, which is one of the largest Slovak villages in terms of population and area. Our goal will be the Cottage on Velká Rača (Schronisko PTTK Wielka Rácz), located about 80 meters below the summit.
Let's say goodbye to winter today. Most of the famous Beskydy trips lead to the top of the mountains, not only families with children but will appreciate the beautiful educational circuit through a picturesque landscape of pastures, forests and scattered mountain settlements. In addition, part of the journey is lined with colorful pictures intended mainly for children.
After a week, we return to the Žilina region to take you through breathtaking sights. Today we start near Liptovský Mikuláš, in the picturesque village of Svätý Kríž.
The pandemic situation is the same this week and the lockdown still lasts. The people of Prague can come here now, the people outside Prague will have to endure for a while longer. You can spend the whole day in one of the most popular parks in Prague and you will definitely not be bored here. In addition to romantic places and large grassy areas, there are also several playgrounds, an in-line track and a dog playground.
Accept our invitation to the beautiful Žiarská dolina, which with its Žiarská chata is undoubtedly one of the most popular places for all lovers of winter tourism or ski mountaineering.
Last week we took a look at Žilina, invited you to nature and recommended one of the most important events in the region. Today, wanderings in the footsteps of the Templars, a ride along the Castle Cycle Route, winter hiking in the Súľov Hills or exploring the folk heritage await you.
They really do not want new measures of excursions, you will not get outside the cadastre of your village at the moment. So today we have something for the people of Prague, but also for the rest of you, only you will be able to come here later. Chotkovy sady are within sight of the Lesser Town and Prague Castle and are easily accessible by public transport. Although they are small in size, together with the neighboring Letenské sady, they form a pleasant green oasis in the historical center of Prague.
The Žilina region is located in the north of central Slovakia and combines the beauty of pure nature and unique places. It is one of the most popular tourist locations in Slovakia, thanks to the presence of four national parks and three protected landscape areas.
Do you long to hide from the world and the mountains are too crowded for you? Near the D1 motorway in the Vysočina region you will find two inconspicuous villages. The town of Polná with a rich history and the remote village of Nadějov.
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