Tag Archives: Slovak Paradise

Slovak Paradise (Suchá Belá)

Introduction

In the last week of June I made use of my regained freedom to travel for visiting the Slovak Paradise (Slovenský raj) for the second time in this year.

Admittedly, my first article about the Slovak Paradise cannot serve as a somewhat useful account of the national park, since I marched only through a small part in the east during February as I encountered plenty of snow, but no other hikers.

This article tries to bridge this gap and also wants to show that one should not …

Spišská Nová Ves and Slovak Paradise (Klauzy)

Introduction

Winter fades gradually into spring, the days get longer and I spent once more a short holiday in my second home Slovakia.

This time I visited the Slovak Paradise and Košice in eastern Slovakia.

Slovenský raj

The Slovak Paradise (Slovenský raj) is a jagged limestone plateau without a dominating mountain ridge.

The Slovak Paradise National Park, the northern edge located around ten kilometers southwards of Poprad-Tatry (and hence not far off from the High Tatras) and the southern border touching the town Dobšiná, stretches over …