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Perast, we visited this picturesque and magical town with a rich history in previous part of our series. Today we will move few kilometers further to the Adriatic Sea where we will introduce you popular town of Budva.
So here she is, Lady Winter. The temperature is around 0 degrees Celsius, you can find snow even in lower attitudes, and on roads are snowdrifts. These things occur every single year. If you hadn’t thought where to spend your winter vacation yet, maybe toady you will search for some interesting ski vacation in the Alps.
SR, High Tatras: Horalsfest 2012 – 7th Year of International Festival of Amateur Production oAlreadn Mountains
Tomorrow starts great and unique (in Slovakia) 7th year of Horalfest, which takes place in the High Tatras. The festival is devoted to amateur production on mountains and the event will take place in Teniscenter in Tatranská Lomnica during two following days (November 23rd and 24th 2012). The event is under the patronage of High Tatras mayor Ing. Ján Mokoš.
In the previous part of our series we visited Kotor, which has the most preserved historical architecture in Europe. Today we continue to neighboring Perast, a town only few kilometers away from Kotor lying beneath the hill of St. Elijah. Not long ago this popular summer resort fought for its existence.
Location Sandberg at Děvínská Nová Ves is one of the places in the neighbourhood of Bratislava, often visited and searched by tourists and inhabitants of this region. Here you can admire the beauty of animate and inanimate nature.
In our travel cross Montenegro, today we will now continue. After we knew the city of bustling promenades Tivat, this time we head to the Middle Ages. Literally! We will visit the town of Kotor, with the best preserved historical architecture in Europe.
Known and by tourists frequently visited protected paleontological locality of Sandberg at Děvínská Nová Ves a lot Bratislavans definitely know. The sand quarry is a popular destination for tourists as well as residents of the capital city. The reward for visiting the site is a beautiful view to Záhorská lowland, river Morava and Austria with Hainburges hills.
The small village Lednice, where lives more than thousand permanent residents, has become another of the destination of Slovak Republic. Where it is located, what beauty hides and what you won our hearts, read the following lines.
In our new miniseries about Montenegro, a small country on the Balkan Peninsula, you will found out not only about the history and natural heritage, but also about the peculiar life of local residents. In the first part we will do the arduous journey to this "environmentally friendly" country in Europe, at least according to traveller's guidebooks.
In the first part of articles about Tatra railway we wrote about the beginning of its history and we learned about the technical world unique -"Tatra intercity trolleybus." Today we will focus on the modern railway history from the early 20th century to the present.
The Land of Thuringia, full of grandiose castles, chateaus, ancient monasteries and churches, located in the middle of Germany. Thuringian towns attract its atmosphere in the narrow streets and in open squares where you can meet at every step the stand with local specialties, such as grilled Thüringer Bratwurst sausage.
Today we are going to visit one of the most important national cultural monuments in Slovakia - majestic mound of General Milan Rastislav Štefánik on Bradlo. Who was Milan Rastislav Štefánik and why he has got so much recognition, even after death, you could read in the previous part. Today, together we go on a little trip to his mound.
Twenty-five kilometres southeast of the city centre, in a quiet countryside with extensive forests and numerous lakes, is located the historical noble residence of Štiřín. Castle and other objects of complex serves for several of hotel, cultural and sporting uses and also as the best conference centre.
Mound of General Milan Rastislav Štefánik on the rocks belong to the most important national cultural monuments in Slovakia.
Day of thirteenth – all day relax in top seaside resort Collection. Day of fourteenth - last breakfast, massages, beauty treatments, spending the last hundreds of thousand of local currency, packing, goodbyes with Bali and departure home.
City of Vysové Tatry is in terms of cadastral area the largest city in the Slovak Republic. It consists by fourteen settlements, of which perhaps the best known and most sought after tourist are two villages called Smokovec.
Day Tenth – was in a sign of total relaxation. We spent it at the hotel and by the sea. Day Eleventh - a trip into the jungle. Again moving by minibus and exploring the beauty of a local countryside.
If you belong to lovers of nature, for who is no problem to carry the essentials on back - water, something to eat, and in case of worsening weather also some spare clothes, or at least a raincoat and hiking outing from ridge mountain hotel Portáš to the highest mountain peak of Javorníky - to the Velký Javorník, I can highly recommend.
Day Ninth - a trip to the town of Ubud, on the way visit of Hindu family, woodcarving workshops and finally snorkeling and wonderful massage at the Padang.
In the north of Slovakia in Liptov area there are two picturesque villages surrounded by majestic mountains. One of them is well-known mainly for it’s water park with thermal water and tomatoes bat the dam Liptovska Mara and the other one which is below mountain slopes of Chocske vrchy, known for it’s healing water from the local spa.
ZOO Jihlava is located in a natural area picturesque river valley of Jihlávka close to the historic city centre (about 10 minutes walk). By cosy atmosphere and smaller size is ideal for family walks as well as to school or tourist trips.
Day Eight - We arrived to Bali last night, but we started to know it only today. Slowly because we lazed almost the whole day. In the morning we got up early to see sunrise, all day we lazed by the sea and dinner we enjoyed on the beach.
The district city of Nové Zámky originally built on the marshes, is situated on the banks of the river of Nitra and in addition to the city's cultural heritage offers its residents and visitors a wealth of sports and leisure centres, which are characteristic of it.
Day Seventh - bird market was waiting for us, silver workshop, we visited Prambanan - the largest Hindu temple complex in Indonesia and currently one of the largest in Southeast Asia, and in the end we flew to Bali.
Near the town Liptovský Mikuláš lies village of Holy Cross, where you can see a rare and unique wooden building, even one of the largest in Central Europe, wooden articular evangelical church.
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