"Slovakia - well worth visiting !" Top 5 Page for this destination Slovakia by MichaelFalk1969
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Slovakia is a hidden treasure of Eastern Europe: Bratislava is well worth a visit as the capital city, and the High Tatra region is a hiking heaven with snowcapped mountains, lakes, and waterfalls galore. As an additional bonus, it is not very expensive and even in high season not overrun by tourists.
What I especially liked was that - when driving through the countryside - it seems that time stood still here. I went through rural villages that reminded me very much of how Germany looked in my childhood, before agriculture was taken over by modern technology.
Would love to go there a second time !
- Pros:nature; excellent hiking trails; low prices
- Cons:not all locals speak english (but you`ll get along)
A UNESCO world heritage site: An idyllic living village in the Fatra region with nice traditional wooden houses and ca.... more travel advice
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