Slovakia - Tatra Mountains June 2nd 2013 April 8, 2012. We drove from Ostrava to Slovakia and as we passed through the mountains around the border area, it started to snow. The forests were so beautiful. As we descended, it stopped snowing. There was a statue on top of a mountain in the distance and my friend said that is Radegast, a Slavik god. We passed by the new Strečno castle and the old Strečno castle, both are ruins. We stopped ... read more
Europe » Slovakia » Presov Region » High Tatras 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
I apologize to all those who asked me about rock climbing in Mumbai. I did not respond because I did not know I received those messages through TravelBlog. I will answer all questions from now on (July 2012).
Please be informed that I'm a hardcore budget backpacker. I do not hang out at beaches, visit tourist hotspots, etc. I travel to meet people and to experience how other people on this planet live. I write travelblogs for a few reasons: 1, to inform other budget travellers, in the hopes of saving them from hassles I experienced; 2, to inform my friends or anyone interested in my tra... full info