Tag: Central Europe

10 Romantic Places To Visit In The Czech Republic

If you’re on the search for fairy tale castles and historical towns, the Czech Republic will spoil you. We don’t know any other Central European country that has such a variety of well-preserved castles. Though I can’t promise you can dress up in pretty skirts like a princess, because the weather can get quite chilly,…
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Croatia’s Best Baroque City: Varaždin

Far from the Adriatic coast, in Northern Croatia there’s a city that’s one of the most underrated ones in Croatia, and also its most beautiful Baroque city: Varaždin. We added it to our Croatian itinerary on a whim last year, because long drives with a toddler are crazy, and Varaždin looked like a nice stop…
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Easy Hikes & Stunning Glacial Lakes In Austria’s Hohe Tauern National Park

When you have a chance to ride up to 2300 meters in a comfy cabin, and you also have a 10+ kg baby to carry, you are happy to take that cabin. That’s how we got to some stunning glacial lakes in the Hohe Tauern National Park in Austria. Because Austria offers incredible alpine beauty,…
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Travelling In Central Europe In The Summer Of 2020

First of all, this post is not to encourage you to travel to Central Europe. (If you’re not from the EU, most likely you’re not allowed to enter, anyway. Or not without a 14-days quarantine. Or who knows? Rules change fast, so we don’t even try to update you with the most recent ones.) It’s…
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Best Summer Hikes In Central (Or Eastern?) Europe

Summer is our favorite hiking season! That’s the time to take the high mountain trails and conquer those goddamn peaks. So we share our favorite summer hikes in Central Europe with you in this post. We are those people who look forward to summer days not to go to the beach, but to head to…
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Best Late Spring Hikes In Central (Or Eastern?) Europe

As the weather warms up, days get longer, snow melts and late spring comes, we can hike higher and higher. And we do hike a lot, enjoy the wildflowers that start to bloom at higher elevations and the waterfalls that are roaring. The second piece of our seasonal hiking guide to Central Europe is about…
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Best Early Spring Hikes In Central (Or Eastern?) Europe

We’ve been planning to write a comprehensive seasonal hiking guide to Central (or Eastern?) Europe since ages. We live here, we hike here A LOT! So let’s see the best hikes to do in early spring first. Oh, and whether it’s Central or Eastern Europe, we’ve already written a long post about that. In a…
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Central or Eastern Europe? Which country belongs where?

So we started to write a hiking guide to Central Europe. Or Eastern Europe? That’s exactly where we stopped. We planned to write this guide about hiking in Hungary – where we live – and the nearby countries. And we started thinking about how to call them: Central or Eastern European countries? If you ask…
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