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Sights in Bratislava - the Border Tripoint The Biveros Effect 36d

Where there was once an Iron Curtain there is today open borders. That is the case with the...

Slovakia History, Photography, Tips

Sights in Bratislava - Old Slovak National Theater The Biveros Effect 40d

The Old Slovak National Theater on Hviezdoslav Square in Bratislava is an impressive tourist...

Slovakia Architecture, Building, City, Sightseeing

Exploring Slovakia - Hronsek, Banskobystrický Kraj The Biveros Effect 66d

Small but cozy - Hronsek is a village between Zvolen and Banská Bystrica. Read more about its...

Slovakia Building, City, Sightseeing, Tips

Grand Cru Wine Club and Gallery - Number One in... Txiki Tales 69d

A review of our evening of wine tasting at the Grand Cru Wine Club and Gallery in Bratislava,...

Slovakia City, Drinks, Food, Lifestyle

Sights in Bratislava - Old Town Hall The Biveros Effect 154d

The Old Town Hall, on the Main Square, is one of the more prominent buildings in Bratislava's...

Slovakia Building, City, Museum, Sightseeing

Sights in Bratislava - Bunker BS-3 “Paseka" The Biveros Effect 181d

Slightly before the second world war, Czechoslovakia built several fortifications along its...

Slovakia Building, History, Museum, Sightseeing

Sights in Bratislava - Bunker BS-2 “Mulda" The Biveros Effect 182d

Bunker BS-2 is located in the Pečianská forest and one of the bunkers that are harder to reach....

Slovakia Building, History, Museum, Sightseeing

Exploring Slovakia - Beckov, Trenčiansky Kraj The Biveros Effect 193d

There are few places in Europe that can offer magnificent castle ruins as the small village of...

Slovakia Building, History, Sightseeing, Tips

Remembering the Old Times - Siaf in Sliač 2013 The Biveros Effect 222d

Join Jesper as he looks back on a trip to the 2013 Slovak International Air Fest or SIAF in Sliač....

Slovakia Festival, Photography, Show, Tips

Exploring Slovakia - Zvolen, Banskobystrický Kraj The Biveros Effect 223d

Driving into the town of Zvolen reminds a bit of arriving in the capital Bratislava - what will...

Slovakia City, History, Museum, Sightseeing

Exploring Slovakia - Donovaly, Banskobystrický Kraj The Biveros Effect 233d

In the western part of what makes out the two national parks - Greater Fatra and Low Tatras - you...

Slovakia Cycling, Hiking, Sports, Wintersports

Sights in Bratislava - Most Apollo The Biveros Effect 246d

Most Apollo is one out of three bridges that connect the center of Bratislava with the neighborhood...

Slovakia Architecture, City, Sightseeing, Tips

Sights in Bratislava - Obchodná The Biveros Effect 250d

Obchodná is one of the main pedestrian streets in Bratislava. If you visit the city, you will...

Slovakia City, Shopping, Sightseeing, Tips

Sights in Bratislava - Námestie Ľudovíta Štúra The Biveros Effect 254d

In Bratislava, follow in the footsteps of Ľudovít Štúr: Slovak reformer, politician, poet,...

Slovakia City, History, Sightseeing, Tips

Sights in Bratislava - Bunker Bs-6 "Vrba" The Biveros Effect 260d

There was a time - not that long ago - when a big war was fast approaching on the European...

Slovakia City, History, Sightseeing, Tips

Sights in Bratislava - Napoleon's Army Soldier The Biveros Effect 262d

Once Napoleon visited Bratislava, now only the statue depicting one of his men remains. Have you...

Slovakia Art, City, Sightseeing, Tips

Sights in Bratislava - Bunker Bs-9 "Kittsee" The Biveros Effect 266d

One of the less famous attractions is the string of bunkers that run along the border between...

Slovakia City, History, Sightseeing, Tips

An End to the Road Trip in Slovakia The Biveros Effect 272d

About our road trip in Slovakia! Read more about Pustý hrad, Banská Štiavnica, and the process of...

Slovakia City, Photography, Roadtrip, Sightseeing

Searching for Sunshine in Slovakia The Biveros Effect 274d

Our search of sunshine in Slovakia took us from Zvolen to Hronsek, Donovaly, and Banská Bystrica....

Slovakia City, Photography, Roadtrip, Sightseeing