Quest for a Parkrun Z Day 5 - Zdiar May 19th 2019 Today we have a 5 hour drive to Slovakia for no particular reason other than so the old man can check Slovakia off his list of countries visited. Itâ€™s actually only 200 miles, but involves crossing the Tatra Mountains. We plan to stop en route at Oswiecim to visit the concentration camps of Auschwitz.
A visit to a concentration camp turns out to be surprisingly expensive. By the time youâ€ ... read more
Europe » Slovakia » Presov Region » Zdiar In 1918 the Slovaks joined the closely related Czechs to form Czechoslovakia. Following the chaos of World War II, Czechoslovakia became a Communist nation within Soviet-ruled Eastern Europe. Soviet influence collapsed in 1989 and Czechoslovakia once... ... read more