Category: Places to visit

Lietava Castle – a trip that started quite normally

Hello, dear travellers! Today I am here with a new and unusual article. The main reason I used the word “unusual” is that I am not an active tourist, and therefore you usually can’t expect an article from me that has something to do with tourism. But today is...

Trip to Bratislava (Part 1 – Arrival)

Ancient Prague, majestic Vienna, or magnificent Budapest – many would be able to name the most attractive monuments in the individual metropolises around our picturesque Slovakia. But do you know that you don’t even have to cross our biggest river for culture and attractions? Our next TripTip will take...

Trips around Bytča district

Hello travelers! If your journey leads to Bytča or you pass by this city, I have some TripTips for you. I visited so many known and less known places around Bytča during our summer holidays which I am going to introduce you right now! You might need to travel...

100 years of freedom – Anniversary of the Declaration of the Slovak Nation

Today’s TripTip is going to be a bit unusual and it’s an event for which you’ll have to wait probably another 100 years! On the occasion of the centenary of Czechoslovakia and the independence of our nation, we visited Martin to celebrate the Declaration of the Slovak nation! Although you...

To the skies on Vápeč

Have you ever been walking around the upper Považie and watching the beautiful nature everywhere? Have you noticed the vast basins, valleys, hills and forests through which our longest river Váh flows? Between the trees of the beautiful Slovak nature a brook rushes, in the forest wild animals play...

Košice Castle? What?

When somebody mentions the city of Košice, many people immediately think about monuments like the St. Elizabeth Cathedral, singing fountain, or Jakab’s palace. But do you know that the largest city of eastern Slovakia has its own castle? And not only that, but even the 4th largest castle in...

From Janko Kráľ to the father of the steam turbines

The brigand, poet and inventor meet… And do you know where? Obviously in the Janko Kráľ Museum in Liptovský Mikuláš! Today, we’ll have a look at the next part of our TripTip, which we already started in the previous article. Previously you could read about probably the best-known Slovak...

Vratna (not only) by skiers!

Vrátna dolina lure tourists not only during winter but also in spring. It has much to offer definitely in every season and I would like to describe some activities and TripsTips for you. 😉 Vrátna is known as an amazing ski resort in winter and a tourist destination in summer....

Short one – day trip to Rajecké Teplice

Hello everybody! I send greetings to all lovers of relax and good food. I am back after couple of days with a new article. What am I going to recommend to you today? A beautiful town called Rajecké Teplice, which is located only a few minutes from Žilina. I...