Exploring Bardejov, Slovakia: A UNESCO Gem

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Are you looking for an under-the-radar town in Slovakia that is an easy day trip from Košice? Then take a bus or train to beautiful Bardejov. I loved my day trip to this fortified medieval town in north-eastern Slovakia, one of the country’s eight UNESCO-listed properties. It is jam-packed with attractive buildings, has a rich […]

Is Košice Worth Visiting? 10 Reasons to Say “Yes”!

sculpture of a raven

Are you wondering if Košice is worth visiting? Slovakia’s second city is one of Europe’s undiscovered gems, with culture and history in spades. It was the European Capital of Culture in 2013. Whilst there aren’t tons of things to see in Košice, there is more than enough to fill a day and it has a […]

One Day in Kosice, Slovakia: Top 10 Things to Do

gnarled gothic stone sculpture of a devil under the foot of an angel

Often overlooked in favour of Bratislava, Košice is one of Europe’s hidden gems. It has a gorgeous old town, culture and history in spades and became famous as the European Capital of Culture in 2013. I’ll level with you; there isn’t a ton of things to see in Košice. However, there is more than enough […]

One Day in Bratislava: An Itinerary You’ll Want to Steal

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Long overlooked in favour of Prague, Bratislava is emerging from the shadow of its more famous neighbour. With its rich history, charming old town and excellent bars and restaurants, the Slovak capital is a rewarding destination and an easy day trip from Vienna. But what are the best things to do during one day in […]