A guide to charming and contrasting BRATISLAVA, Slovakia.

Whilst researching “Off the beaten track things to do in Bratislava” all my searches came back with were “Bratislava IS off the beaten track!”. We had little expectation of exactly what we would find in Bratislava and that was part of the appeal, it sounded harsh but as our love affair with Eastern Europe continued […]

Exploring the ruins of Castle DEVIN on the Slovak/ Austria border.

Devin castle is one of Slovakia’s main historical icons and lies only 7 miles from Bratislava city centre but yet has a┬ámarvellously secluded and rural vibe. Clinging to the side of a huge crumbing cliff this imposing ruin sits at the meeting points of the Danube and Morava rivers and the border of Slovakia and […]