Travel: Popular statues of Bratislava

Travel: Popular statues of Bratislava

Unusual but photogenic statues of Bratislava One of the more popular pastimes when visiting Bratislava is to seek out the unusual and sometimes creepy statues.  Here are some that we have seen whilst visiting the Slovakian capital city.  Keep looking about, as there are statues all over central Bratislava. ČumilRead More…

Palacinka Lacinka, the Best pancakes in Bratislava

Palacinka Lacinka, the Best pancakes in Bratislava

Budget-friendly and tasty Pancakes in Bratislava It’s easy to walk past Palacinka Lacinka in Bratislava but try not to.  It is home to the tastiest pancakes in the city! So they maybe don’t look like much if you are used to piles of buttermilk pancakes covered in cream, fruit andRead More…

5 of the best places to celebrate New Year in Europe

5 of the best places to celebrate New Year in Europe

Celebrate New Year somewhere different! Have you planned what you are doing for New Year?  Since sitting at home watching the TV with the relatives isn’t our idea of fun, we try to always get away for New Year.  This is our Christmas present to each other. Somewhere new forRead More…

New Year Escape 2018 – Day Five

New Year Escape 2018 – Day Five

Our last day in Bratislava 😭 After the village pub tour on day four, Mr Foodie had booked another tour with Authentic Slovakia, this time their Post-Communist Bratislava excursion.  It would be 4 hours long, so sustenance was needed! Breakfast After a quick check-out from the Ibis Centrum hotel, weRead More…

New Year Escape 2018 – Day Four

New Year Escape 2018 – Day Four

Bratislava – Day Four After our previous day’s adventures, we started day four by heading to Kamzik TV tower, about a 90-minute walk from the old town – well, we were going to walk but the day we decided to visit it started to snow – just our luck! So, NotRead More…

New Year Escape 2018 – Day Three

New Year Escape 2018 – Day Three

Bratislava trip – day three So after sleeping in late on day two, we planned to wake up early and see stuff but it was lazy bones again as we staggered out for “brunch” at 12:30!  Kava.Bar was nearby and had been recommended to us, so we wandered there for someRead More…

New Year Escape 2018 – Day Two

New Year Escape 2018 – Day Two

Bratislava trip – day 2 The morning after the night before, or should I say the afternoon after the night before as we didn’t waken up until 12 noon (lazy gits!), well if you can’t have a lie in on the 1st January, when can you? It was all quietRead More…

New Year Escape 2018 – Day One

New Year Escape 2018 – Day One

  New Year can be a bit of a sad and boring time to spend at home watching Jools Hootenanny whilst slowly getting drunk, well I’d prefer not to!  It’s a time to see other places, and see what they get up to for new year.  Last year, Mr FoodieRead More…