Category Archives: Eastern Europe

Czech Republic to Poland 7/98

Poland 07/01/1998 07/02/1998 Best restaurant in Poland 07/03/1998 Wieliczka Salt Mines DaVinci’s fabulous “Lady With Ermine.” 07/04/1998 Auschwitz and Birkenau 7/05-06/98 Torun 7/06-07/1998 07/01/1998 We bused to the station and boarded the 7:45 a.m. train for Krakow.  Four hours and … Continue reading

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From Slovakia to the Czech Republic

Czech Republic 06/24/98 (Wednesday) Brno, Czech Republic Yesterday on the train from when the conductor said we had to pay a supplement.  Apparently for being on an international train.  The conductor went to get another conductor, and together they discussed … Continue reading

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After Romania, Slovakia 6/98

Slovakia 06/21/98 (Sunday) The train to Bratislava, Slovakia leaves at 10:30 and arrives at 1:30 for a price of 3500 HUFs ($17).  Our train is destined for Italy.  It is far more attractive than the trains restricted to Romania.  There … Continue reading

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Romania 6/98

Romania 6/04/98 Peg writing: We flew from Izmir into Bucharest on June 4, and took a train out of Bucharest into Transylvania as quickly as we could get to the train station.  Our guidebook and several first-hand experiences related by … Continue reading

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