When you hear the word: "Camp" or "Camping" you might think on many things. For the majority of us it means camping somewhere in the nature, sleeping in tent, or in a big Van, which we use to travel cross the country and discover new places alone or with the family. For some of us … Continue reading Chapter 10: Until the kids did arrive
Chapter 9: Let’s begin the day with some coffee and meet Jackson
As I you might remember, I came to the camp on the 13th of June. Right after my arrival, I met new people, mostly those who I will work/live with for the upcoming almost 3 months. I got familiar with the place thanks to Vitalii, and I received the schedule from Matt until the kids … Continue reading Chapter 9: Let’s begin the day with some coffee and meet Jackson
Chapter 8: Getting to the Camp
After almost 4 hours of travel, crossing an incredible huge forest, we finally arrived to a small town in the middle of nowhere. The place was called Hancock (NY). Hopefully no-one feels offended, however I felt that way when I arrived. Today, I would like to go back and visit this amazing town again. Source: … Continue reading Chapter 8: Getting to the Camp
Chapter 7: My first experience with the “City”
I finally arrived to my accommodation. It was the Jazz on The Park Hostel on the 106th street, Upper West side. Those of you who haven't been in New York, specially in Manhattan yet, you should know that in the Central Park area the city is split to 2 sides. The left side is the … Continue reading Chapter 7: My first experience with the “City”
Chapter 6: Flying to New York
In June 2019 I was almost 24 years old and haven't flown yet. You might say nowadays people are flying as kids, however I had no opportunity to fly when I was a kid. On that specific day (June 12th) I've arrived to Budapest. I've been there several times earlier, therefore it was not new … Continue reading Chapter 6: Flying to New York
Chapter 5: How my BEST Summer Ever started!
Approximately in January 2009, I finished all my exams and was getting ready to spend some days at home. I was thinking about what to do during the remaining 3 weeks until the next semester starts. In one of my lazy moments, I went online and checked my application. To my big surprise, I've been … Continue reading Chapter 5: How my BEST Summer Ever started!
Chapter 4: Getting out of my comfort zone
I finished Chapter 3 with reaching my so far biggest and best travel experience. I would say my BEST summer so far. However before I will come to this, there is some background story to share. You might say it's like in "How I met your Mother", but don't be afraid. I'm not going back … Continue reading Chapter 4: Getting out of my comfort zone
Chapter 3: Turning 18 and increasing my travel experience
As mentioned before my first travel experienced I gained thanks to my parents. They've taken us by to Croatia (traveling by bus through Hungary), to Spain (traveling also by bus through Austria, Italy, France/Monaco, Andorra) and to Greece (going again by bus through Hungary, Serbia, Bulgaria). Traveling by bus huge distances has several disadvantages. As … Continue reading Chapter 3: Turning 18 and increasing my travel experience
Chapter 2: How did I start to travel?
Each of us had a different childhood. I grew up in Slovakia, Europe. We did belong almost 40 years (starting 1948 until 1989) under the so called "East block". What does that mean? Well, Slovakia (in that time it was Czechoslovakia), Hungary, Poland, and several other countries, which were freed up by the Soviet (now … Continue reading Chapter 2: How did I start to travel?
Chapter 1: Welcome!
Welcome to Treska - Travel smart with Koloman. You might already figure out that my name is Koloman. Yes, it's and it's Nice to meet you Dear Reader! As you might think that's not the most common or "most used name" on this planet. Actually it's not. Even in my country it's not often used. … Continue reading Chapter 1: Welcome!