Tag: Slovakia

Hiking In The Slovak Paradise II. – Dry White Gorge

Dry White Gorge (roklina Suchá Belá in Slovak) is one of the most popular ravines in the Slovak Paradise and probably the best trail to start your explorations in the park. While Hornád River Canyon is wonderful and it gives access to several other, more remote canyons, Dry White Gorge is just as amazing and…
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Hiking In The Slovak Paradise I. – Hornád River Canyon

Slovak Paradise National Park is one of Slovakia’s 9 parks and one of our favorite ones. It’s the place to chase waterfalls in adventurous glens and ravines. It’s the scene of our first spring hikes and our last autumn hikes in Slovakia. Is it a hidden gem? It’s a pretty gem, for sure. And it’s…
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Lost In Nature: Slovakia

We’re not sure what Slovakia is the most famous for. Whether it’s famous at all. But one thing we are sure is that it should be. And what we love the most about it is: its national parks! Whether we want to get lost in wild mountain landscapes, picturesque canyons, evergreen pine forests, rocky plateaus…
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Košice, Slovakia’s Lovely Gem

Košice is the kind of city where locals stop you to ask whether this is your first time in the city and how you like it. It’s the kind of city where a local man comes to you to tell a story of their cathedral when he sees you taking pictures of it. It’s the…
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Wonders Of Slovak Karst National Park

Slovakia is one of the most underrated countries in Europe. The more we get to know this beautiful country, the stronger this opinion becomes. We’ve already written tons of posts about the High Tatras, Slovakia’s high mountain paradise and some about lesser known parks – like Slovak Paradise or Little Fatra. Now it’s time to…
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Monthly Recap: October 2017

After our action-packed and amazing trips to Iceland and Portugal lately, October was unusually calm. It was also unusually warm and sunny – ideal for hiking and enjoying the beautiful autumn colors. And that’s what we did. We spent most of our free time hiking in Hungary and Slovakia – oh, and making our dreams…
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Autumn In The Paradise

The best thing about autumn is the amazing colors, right? At least that’s what we love the most. Every autumn we take long walks and hikes in the parks and forests nearby to enjoy this gift from nature. Central Europe has the privilege of the four seasons and we visited the Slovak Paradise last weekend…
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Monthly Recap: July 2017

Gosh, summer just flies… July took us back to our beloved Tatras but I can’t say we had a warm welcome. The temperature hardly reached 15°C and it was literally freezing cold during the night at higher elevations. Quite a contrast to those 35-38°C what we got used to during this summer in Hungary. The…
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10 Breathtaking Alpine Lakes In The High Tatras

Slovakia’s High Tatras National Park is a paradise not only for hikers but also for nature photographers. Including passionate hobby photographers as us. There’s stunning landscapes, lovely mountain creeks, wild peaks, colorful meadows full of wildflowers… And lakes. We just couldn’t get bored with photographing beautiful alpine lakes (and it seems people couldn’t get bored…
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