Tag Archives: Bratislava

Taking the slow road to Cyprus – Omnibus Edition

Drawing the line and starting again Posted on April 6, 2012 Welcome to Marilyn & Alf’s new blog. We plan to live in Cyprus and travel extensively. Our first adventure will be getting to Cyprus by car! April 28 2012, we shall be taking … Continue reading

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Goulash and Liszt – Budapest – Marilyn and Alf

Yesterday, we spent many hours sitting outside on the open-topped tourist buses seeing the sites of Budapest. The hop-on/hop-off buses are excellent value, with audio commentary in more than a dozen languages – when there is no commentary, its non-stop Liszt Hungarian … Continue reading

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Germany Vs. Taiwan in Bratislava

Yesterday morning we made a special effort to have an early breakfast to avoid the two groups that we had spotted the previous evening. Well actually, they were hard to miss, one large group of elderly Germans, and the second, … Continue reading

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A hike and lunch in Bratislava forest – Marilyn Oldman

Well, today we had a very nice walk in the forest for about three hours, the sun was shinning through the trees and there was that wonderful smell of fresh forest air and a slight breeze that was wafting the scent … Continue reading

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Vienna to Bratislava – Marilyn Oldman

After a short drive of only one and half hours, we arrived in Bratislava, the capital city of Slovakia.  A small but very quaint old town,  where everything seems to happen around the old town square. Cafe after cafe, restaurant after restaurant, bar … Continue reading

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Sad to say farewell to Vienna – Marilyn and Alf

Today we must leave Vienna for Bratislava and end our wonderful five-day introduction to Vienna. Yesterday, we strolled into the City Centre and stopped for some photos of the Austrian Parliament but this soon gave way to further internal exploration. We were … Continue reading

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Drawing the line and starting again

Welcome to Marilyn & Alf’s new blog. We plan to live in Cyprus and travel extensively. Our first adventure will be getting to Cyprus by car! April 28 2012, we shall be taking the Channel ferry from Dover to Dunkirk … Continue reading

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