Is Bratislava Worth Visiting? 15 Reasons to Say “Yes”!

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Are you wondering if Bratislava is worth visiting? I loved Slovakia’s capital. This city of contrasts is affordable, laid-back, has a gorgeous old town and is ever so slightly quirky. Ready to find out more? Here are my top reasons for visiting Bratislava. Why Bratislava is Worth Visiting 1. You’ll love Bratislava Old Town Bratislava’s […]

Is the Salzburg Card Worth it in 2024? An Honest Review

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Salzburg is one of Austria’s most enticing cities, looking much like it did when Mozart lived there 250 years ago. It is not a cheap destination but there is one way you may be able to save money in Salzburg. Its city pass gives you free entry to many of the top attractions and activities. […]

In the Footsteps of Mozart in Salzburg

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Salzburg is no place for my talents. In the first place, professional musicians there are not held in much consideration; and secondly, one hears nothing, there is no theatre, no opera; and even if they wanted one, who is there to sing? Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Although Mozart had, at best, an ambivalent relationship with his […]

How Many Days in Brno? Itineraries for 1, 2 and 3 Days

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Are you planning a trip to Central Europe and wondering how many days in Brno are enough? As I have visited the Czech Republic’s (Czechia) laid-back second city, this is where I can help you. If possible, I recommend staying two or three days in Brno. This will allow you to see the key sights […]