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A Guide to Bratislava Day Trips in Slovakia

As we’ve often touched upon, Bratislava is framed as a one-day city destination. Yes, its capital is close to Vienna, but why not spend more time getting to know Slovakia? There are plenty of Bratislava day trips that don’t involve crossing the border! Whenever we say we lived in Slovakia, varying reactions range from genuine …

The Kingdom of The Goose

Slovensky Grob is a village just outside of Bratislava which hosts the annual Kingdom of the Goose Festival every September. This is our story of its origins, our experience and a story about opening ourselves to a new culture through food and burčiak! A Slow Travel Story: Slovakia’s Kingdom of the Goose Festival We arrive …

Insider Guide To Banská Štiavnica – Slovakia’s Prettiest Town

A year on from living in Bratislava, we want to take you on a journey to all the places we didn’t get around telling you about, starting with Banská Štiavnica. Slovakia’s prettiest town! The title bestowed upon this town is entirely apt. It lies in a valley, created by a volcano, deep in the Štiavnica …