Tag: travel

Slovakia Day 55 – Online Ordering a Baseball Bat

Today I was able to play baseball for the first time in months. The sound of a ball cracking on a wooden bat is something that I have been longing. The crisp noise of a ball landing on a leather glove is something that has been…

Slovak National Uprising – Information Post 3

Today I will be going a little more in depth with the history of Banska Bystrica. Banska Bystrica was the economic, military, and political powerhouse of the Slovak National Uprising, and I don’t think that I can do justice to the history of the uprising by…

Slovakia Day 46 – Video Project & Small Items

On the plus side, I was able to watch all of Django Unchained last night. It came at the cost of being extremely tired all night but who is counting? I wish I could say that this post today would be long and lengthy, but today…

Slovakia Day 45 – Where are we going??

I am going to try and keep this short today, mostly because I want to go and watch a movie before I have to go to bed tonight. But, today was very… Interesting. I am not really sure what happened to be perfectly honest. Let me…

Slovakia Day 43 – Lazy Day

A lazy Sunday is something that I have been looking forward to for a very long time. Now, all the people with Rotary are probably be a little upset, but I did not do anything today. I did not go outside, I didn’t go hiking, I…

Slovakia Day 40 – Naps & Facebook Issues

Normally, I would write an intro paragraph here for all of my friends on facebook, but unfortunately for some reason I cannot access my facebook account. I have spent the last 4 hours + trying to get my account back online, but it has disappeared entirely.…

Slovakia Day 34 – Ruins, Running, and a Clocktower

Today was so eventful, I had almost forgotten that I had gone to school today. To quickly summarize what had happened: I tried to explore some ruins, almost got stabbed, climbed up a clock tower, and was slightly disappointed. A bit of a rowdy day to…

Slovakia Day 33 – Sick

I am fairly certain that I had just finished telling someone this weekend that I hardly ever get sick, and that I don’t expect to be getting sick anytime soon. I guess I should have knocked on wood because lo and behold I find myself sick.…