Tips for trips
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 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.
Day Six - visit of the largest Buddhist temple of Borobudur, a very interesting tour and excellent interpretation of mood, visit the theatre, which can really surprise the audience, somehow we could briefly describe our sixth day in this enchanting country.
After several weeks, more or less spent at home watching television because I during a crazy ride on motor bikes fractured ribs, I could no longer wait for the next trip. On long trips my body still did not dare, so we decided that we go somewhere to water.
Day Fifth - through rice paddies and villages, we moved by train to Yogyakarta - the former capital of Java.
One of the most beautiful and best preserved castle ruins, which was reopened to the public on the beginning of the summer season this year after several years of extensive renovation, definitely worth a visit.
Day Four - a trip to Domas crater, visit tea plantations and resort with hot water. On the way back coffee with corn and absolute traffic jam.
Do you want to enjoy the view to Chřiby, Buchlov castle or chateau Buchlovice Velehrad, Morava river and Bata channel or the peaks of the White Carpathians from proper height? Your dream can be fulfilled if you dare to take a sightseeing balloon flight. In BalonCentre Břestek - and not only there - you have this option.
Vršatská cliffs, that are part of the White Carpathian Mountains, belong to a very attractive tourist sites. Mostly consist of massive limestone grained, which are not only rich fossil fauna, but also offer a beautiful view of the landscape of the central character.
3th day - endless moving to the city of Bandung. On the way we stopped in the beautiful botanical garden and a visit to our fellow citizens for exotic safaris.
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