Spring Fling to Eastern Europe
My son Andrew is my best travel agent and the only one I’ll ever need. The kid (27) has been everywhere!
Katy and I called him last week for an itinerary suggestion for next spring in Eastern Europe. Here is his recommendation:
- Dubrovnik, Croatia 5-6 night
- Ljubljana, Slovenia 3 nights
- Budapest, Hungary 4 nights
- Prague, Czech Republic 4 nights
- Krakow, Poland 4 nights
- Berlin, Germany 5 nights
He has suggested we spend at least one day in each area out in the country so as to not get city-itis which can sometimes leave you without a true feeling for the country.
It sounds like an exciting itinerary and I’m looking for any recent experiences you may have or sights you have seen in these areas. It is all new ground for Katy and I. You’ll note we are starting at the south end and moving northward hopefully with the spring or early summer weather.
I’ve got the hotel search started and have 4 Hiltons, 1 Best Western, and a Sheraton on the short list.
The flights will either be with the last of my United vouchers or an American Airlines Business class award.
Train travel between locals seems to be the order of the day. I can’t wait to start the planning.
Oh, I guess I already have.
Thoughts and comments appreciated.
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