Peering into the 3rd millennium (a camping holiday in Liptov plus a few days in the Slovak paradise
to get off to a good start). The River Váh outside (it stopped raining in two days and the second half of that August, probably of 2002, was as sunny and dry as AZ), in a few years both Poland and Slovakia would enter the EU.
This year (2009) Slovakia has adopted the euro as its currency. Slovak trains
, very cheap
(still) and offer pretty views