bratislava, slovakia, europe, travel, photography,
14th March 2015 – Bratislava, Slovakia After an up-in-the-air castle, which watched Two different countries, and possibly a third, I saw a gate. Yeah, just another gate. But one where The lines between medieval times and modernity blurred. I walked back to the old town again today, to check out some other buildings and monuments that I missed yesterday.   Come to think of it. I am walking a lot nowadays, unlike the days with the motorbike when I would be lazy to even go for a short trek on the Sarangkot. I saw the whole city of Budapest on foot, when […]

Project 365: Day 256 – St. Michaels gate in the clouds

slovakia, bratislava, theatre, slovak, travel, photography, travel photography, europe
13th March 2015 – Bratislava, Slovakia Even theatres get a facelift, and they undergo Change rampant, in the face of modernisation. But they lack the finesse that a Ganymede possesses. I had to click. How could I resist the temptation? Like Budapest, Bratislava is also split into 2 by the Danube. But the action lied entirely on the norther part, the region called ‘the old town’. Unfortunately, I stayed in the other half of the city. So, I walked to the old town in the morning, with an Austrian friend of mine, and we explored the old town today. This region is […]

Project 365: Day 255 – An old theatre in an old town

bratislava, slovakia, europe, travel, photography, travel photography, reflections
12th March 2015 – Bratislava, Slovakia I’ve clicked many buildings on this trip. And I’ve clicked numerous reflections too. But today in a capital that borders 2 nations I am clicking reflections of buildings. Who knew? I woke up at an ungodly hour of 5 AM, to catch a bus to Bratislava today. The orange ways bus left from Nepliget in Budapest, which is easily accessible thanks to a stack of metro cards that I had. And the Budapest metro line started from 4.30 AM in the morning too. So on an early morning metro train, I arrived in Nepliget, pretty much […]

Project 365: Day 254 – From Budapest to Bratislava

This was the first post of an entire year-long series, which I named ‘Project 365′. The idea was simple enough: travel for a full year and document every day of it, in the form of a daily picture and poem. I am still working on a book of this year-long travel, but till then, enjoy all the posts here. You can check out the daily posts in the details below or jump to the final day of the project by clicking here. 1st July 2014 – Singapore From dust we rose and to dust we shall go And dust is […]

Project 365: Day 0 – The beginning