📸 —Bratislava, Slovakia

Leaving Vienna, we took a short 60 min boat ride to Bratislava for our next adventure. It was pretty funny….. you ride in the boat and all of a sudden you see a rock with the Austrian flag on one side, and Slovakian flag on the other… and that is your boarder crossing 😊

We had to go to Bratislava because Maeghan’s friend Michal is from there. She has known him for almost 7 years now and when they first met, Maeghan promised him that she would come visit his home country… and so they did!

It was so amazing to have a friend to hang out with and be normal humans. We saw a movie, went to the mall, ate cakes/ice cream and played board games in-between doing a historical tour or two.

Michal you are the best, thank you so much for introducing us to amazing food, history and of course your home. 🙂 (hug!)

See more on our website www.alittledetour.ca🌏✈️👫

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Boat ride to Bratislava from Vienna, full of bachelor parties!
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Opera House — designed by the same two men who did the Vienna Opera house and 5 others across Europe!
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Traditional Slovakian meal — it was delicious!!!
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Breakfast!
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A communist design that look out over a bridge, now known as the UFO & Restaurant
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Various times through out the day with people taking pictures with the working man.

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St. Michaels Gateway was one of a few pillars that surrounded the city and later removed to make way for the city to grow. This one remained as a reminder of their strength.

We assumed it was just named after our friend Michal 😉

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This blue church is the 2nd most photographed thing in Bratislava. Apparently a lot of tourists get lost finding it, but it is actually across the street from where Michal went to school. 😃

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Maeghan: “Guys…. Look Natural…”
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The old Jewish district that was demolished and replaced with a highway.
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This fortress protected the city from the Napoleonic troops, the Turks and more. It survived all these battles.. the walls are between 8 and 12 meters thick! But after Napoleon’s troops decided to quit and go home, a fire started inside the fortress caused by the Slovaks and lite their massive gunpowder reserves… BOOM!
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This is one of the most photographed things in Bratislava. We had to walk around the old town a few days to actually find a time when people were distracted by a street fashion show to get a picture with him.

Also, if you rub the working man’s head you will have good fortune.

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We walked by this building and realized that every roof that is green is actually suppose to look like this!
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We went to the Beer & Burger festival which was wayyyyy more fun than any of us had anticipated. Michal’s favorite band Puding Pani Elvisovej who put on a heck of a show. Michal & Maeghan were dancing with all the kids and Oli was drinking all the beer.

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Michal joined our McDonald’s goals #mcdonaldsineverycountry
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The fortress at night
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Breakfast in a container, with a view!
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To the mall — we felt like normal people!
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Going to the movies, Peace yo.
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Oli catching up on his Oculus gaming skills.

See more on our website www.alittledetour.ca🌏✈️👫

A Little Detour

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Our Little Detour🌏✈️ 👫

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hi there! Maeghan & Oli here — we’re checking in from our around-the-world tour. See pictures here, read content here 👉www.alittledetour.ca

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Hi there! Maeghan & Oli here - we're taking a break to travel the world and hope you'll join us for the ride. 🌏✈️ 👫 www.alittledetour.ca

Our Little Detour🌏✈️ 👫

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hi there! Maeghan & Oli here — we’re checking in from our around-the-world tour. See pictures here, read content here 👉www.alittledetour.ca

A Little Detour

Hi there! Maeghan & Oli here - we're taking a break to travel the world and hope you'll join us for the ride. 🌏✈️ 👫 www.alittledetour.ca

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