Apartmány Zaria Bešeňová

Coordinates: 49.1006844,19.436793299999977
Latitude: 49.1006844
Longitude: 19.4367933
Apartmány Zaria

We entered Slovakia!

Coordinates: 48.4211538,17.69303179999997
Latitude: 48.4211538
Longitude: 17.6930318

We entered Slovakia and decided for a quick break at Motorest Bučany. It is a brand-new restaurant and great for a lunch and/or coffee. I also ordered a cola and got this delicous (for us unknown brand) cola.

Later on our trip, I got the same cola served in only Czech Republic. I expected it to be a local former-Czechslovakia brand but it turns out to be owned by Dr. Pepper.

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Banská Štiavnica

Coordinates: 48.462105593086775,18.901380434425164
Latitude: 48.462105593087
Longitude: 18.901380434425

Banská Štiavnica is one of Slovakia hidden gems. We didn't know about it either but when we drove the mountain roads and suddenly we saw a fortress on a hill, and then also a church on an even higher hill. The afternoon sunlight made it even better. Banská Štiavnica is a small town (10.000 inhabitants) but seriously every building in the center is in conditional shape and it is breathtaking to drive (or walk) through the center and enjoy the old historical buildings.

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Staying at Villa 27 near Banská Bystrica

Coordinates: 48.7548574,19.058036000000016
Latitude: 48.7548574
Longitude: 19.058036
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Villa 27

Enjoying the Slovakian Route 66

Coordinates: 48.864414558333,20.224212438332984
Latitude: 48.864414558333
Longitude: 20.224212438333
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Two types of Slovakian Villages

Coordinates: 48.97877999,20.30286136833297
Latitude: 48.97877999
Longitude: 20.302861368333

There are two types of Slovakian villages. Villages where nobody is on the streets and villages where everyone is one the streets.

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Lunch break at Spišské Podhradie

Coordinates: 49.00053040910347,20.739944982126985
Latitude: 49.000530409103
Longitude: 20.739944982127

Spišské Podhradie is a wonderful town in the east of Slovakia. It has a beautiful castle and church. We decided to get a pizza here which turned out the most 'interesting' pizza I have ever had. Do not go to that place. Go to Spišský salaš instead for lunch.

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