Category: Hints and Tips

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5 Unique Activities To Do In Slovakia vol. 2

Sometime ago we published the first blog post about interesting activities that you can do in Slovakia and now we bring the next 5 activities. You can have a look at the first blog post if you CLICK HERE. 1 Visit VYCHODNA Folklore Festival Folklore Festival VYCHODNA is the largest and oldest festival in Slovakia. It takes place during the first weekend of July each year. 1400 performers, musicians, artists…

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5 Unique Activities To Do In Slovakia vol. 1

1 Visit the Devin Castle by boat [caption id="attachment_4254" align="aligncenter" width="640"] The Devin castle above the Danube and Morava rivers[/caption] When visiting BRATISLAVA, lot of people decide to visit the Devin Castle, which is part of the oldest history of Slovakia. The majority of travellers simply take a bus to get there. You can use a more interesting mean of travel. A boat. The history of Devin castle goes back to 9th…

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6 Things to do around Tatra mountains… when tired of hiking

Hiking all day every day may be tiring and all hikers need to take a day off every now and then. There are couple of interesting things to do on a „free“ day. Going to thermal pools, do rafting or biking. Scroll down for an inspiration. 1 Vrbov thermal pool Hot geothermal water is really helpful after couple of days of constant walking. It helps your joints and muscles to…

9 Things to do in winter

9 Things to do in winter in Slovakia

If you plan to visit Slovakia between December and March you are probably looking for an answer to the question “What to do in Slovakia in winter?”. Winter is definitely not a boring season here in Slovakia. We prepared a list of the most interesting activities that you can do here in that time of the year. The best areas to visit in winter are probably the mountainous areas in…

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Where to go for a weekend skiing getaway?

What if you try skiing in Slovakia this winter? Slovakia is probably not so well known, but it has everything you need for a weekend skiing getaway. In Slovakia you can ski in numerous skiing resorts. Some of them are great for beginners to improve their skills and some are great for advanced and experienced skiers. The best ski resorts in Slovakia are definitely Jasna Ski Resort in the Low…

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Where to go skiing in Slovakia?

When you hear the word „skiing“, I bet „the Alps“ is the first area that comes into your mind. But here in Slovakia we have some great skiing resorts as well. They are not as big and the ski pistes are not as long as in the Alps, but even though it is still possible to spend a great skiing holidays in Slovakia. Whether you are a beginner, advanced skier,…

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FAQs about group hiking trips

If you are thinking of joining one of our hiking trips, I´d like to present you more details about these events in this blog post. Maybe you would like to ask questions like: What are the other participants like? Am I able to do all the hikes? What is the program of the trip like? How much am I going to spend? What´s the accommodation like? WHAT ARE THE PARTICIPANTS…

From Krakow to Slovakia

How to get from Krakow to Slovakia?

Traveling from Krakow to Slovakia may be a challenge. The public transportation between Poland and Slovakia remains still the worst amongst all our other neighbors, even though a lot of people need to get from one country to another. The need of better transport connections is even higher as the Krakow Airport is developing extremely quickly nowadays and lot of travelers decide to fly to Krakow. Travel by Bus Krakow…

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4 Benefits of Self-guided walking holidays in Slovakia

Have you heard about it before or does it sound like a crazy idea? It´s ideal form of holidays for group of friends, couples or families. There are several benefits of self-guided walking holidays. 1. Independence If you prefer to be independent during your walking holidays, you should consider self-guided holidays. During self-guided holidays, you stay independent from the group of other travellers and from the guide. You are the…