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    Romas are Gypsies Frank R. Plichta Galax, Virginia _____ From: Slovak-World@yahoogroups.com [mailto:Slovak-World@yahoogroups.com] On Behalf Of STEPHEN MACHINGO
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      Romas are Gypsies



      Frank R. Plichta

      Galax, Virginia



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      From: Slovak-World@yahoogroups.com [mailto:Slovak-World@yahoogroups.com] On
      Behalf Of STEPHEN MACHINGO
      Sent: Wednesday, July 26, 2006 5:38 PM
      To: Slovak-World@yahoogroups.com
      Subject: [SPAM]Re: [Slovak-World] Re: Our beautiful Levoca



      I enjoy reading all the stories that are on "Slovak World" and I would like
      to know ,what are the Romas? Sound like a bunch of crooks.

      smachingo@msn. <mailto:smachingo%40msn.com> com

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      >From: "Vladimir Bohinc" <konekta@.... <mailto:konekta%40nm.psg.sk> sk>
      >Reply-To: Slovak-World@ <mailto:Slovak-World%40yahoogroups.com>
      yahoogroups.com
      >To: <Slovak-World@ <mailto:Slovak-World%40yahoogroups.com> yahoogroups.com>
      >Subject: Re: [Slovak-World] Re: Our beautiful Levoca
      >Date: Wed, 26 Jul 2006 20:15:24 +0200
      >
      >I haven't changed money there for long time. Compare the exchange office
      >and a bank and hotel, before you decide.
      >Right on that corner after the speed bump there are always Roma, who are
      >watching for exchange victims.
      >Cheap rooms are in many Pensions in Smizany, next to Spisska Nova ves. Some

      >of them are very good. I slept there for $12 or so.
      >Breakfast included.
      >Smizany village is a basis for many tourists visiting Slovensky Raj natural

      >park. Therefore Pensions are on high standard.
      >Vladimir
      >
      >
      > ----- Original Message -----
      > From: ssultonia
      > To: Slovak-World@ <mailto:Slovak-World%40yahoogroups.com> yahoogroups.com
      > Sent: Wednesday, July 26, 2006 8:00 PM
      > Subject: [Slovak-World] Re: Our beautiful Levoca
      >
      >
      > Vladimir,
      > Thanks. I feel better now! Also thanks for the directions to the
      > parking area of the Barbakan. I will be driving there from either
      > Spisska Nova Ves or Kosice, not sure which one yet. I have done a lot
      > of research in LDS microfilms so I am not sure I will find anything
      > new at the archives. I have pretty much exhausted the microfilms in my
      > area of interest in Spis. I will give it a quick once over but I
      > don't want to spend too much time there. The purpose of the trip is
      > to visit many different locations of my ancestors and not spend all my
      > time squinting at microfilms. I appreciate the feedback. Thanks! If
      > you are in the Levoca area 25-31 August look me up at the Barbakan.
      > First pivo is on me.
      > Oh - one more question. You said do not change money on the street.
      > Where is the best place to change money in Levoca? At a bank? Hotel?
      > Bill
      >
      > --- In Slovak-World@ <mailto:Slovak-World%40yahoogroups.com>
      yahoogroups.com, "Vladimir Bohinc" <konekta@...>
      > wrote:
      > >
      > > There was a couple from the States, who also came to the archive to
      > study the records. After half an hour they gave up.
      > > Totally unprepared and unskilled.
      > >
      > > ----- Original Message -----
      > > From: Vladimir Bohinc
      > > To: Slovak-World@ <mailto:Slovak-World%40yahoogroups.com>
      yahoogroups.com
      > > Sent: Wednesday, July 26, 2006 7:40 PM
      > > Subject: Re: [Slovak-World] Re: Our beautiful Levoca
      > >
      > >
      > > Barbakan is a small but cute hotel. They have their own parking
      > place. The speed bump I wrote about is on the same main entry street
      > as this hotel, just about 50 m before. So to find their parking place
      > ( locked), you have to make the arrangement with reception and they
      > will open the gate for you.
      > > After the speed bump you turn right and then again right and you
      > are there, on the back side of Barbakan. Good tiny hotel with good
      > service and polite staff.
      > > Kosice will be worse, because it is bigger and lots of people.
      > > Vladimir
      > >
      > > ----- Original Message -----
      > > From: ssultonia
      > > To: Slovak-World@ <mailto:Slovak-World%40yahoogroups.com>
      yahoogroups.com
      > > Sent: Wednesday, July 26, 2006 7:27 PM
      > > Subject: [Slovak-World] Re: Our beautiful Levoca
      > >
      > > Vladimir,
      > > Thanks. We are staying at the Barbakan. I'm starting to wonder if
      > > Kosice might not have been a better choice! Most of the places I want
      > > to visit are closer to Levoca than Kosice however.
      > > Bill
      > >
      > > --- In Slovak-World@ <mailto:Slovak-World%40yahoogroups.com>
      yahoogroups.com, "Vladimir Bohinc" <konekta@>
      > > wrote:
      > > >
      > > > Dear Bill,
      > > > If you come by car, just when you enter the main square, after the
      > > speed bump, turn right and then left and park there. There you can
      > > park for free.
      > > > You would be parking in the back of the archive, so to say.
      > > > The best food is in Hot Pot, which is just before the town of Levoca
      > > begins, coming from Poprad, on the right side, next to the gas
      > station.
      > > > Selfservice and excellent food choices. I was sorry for not going
      > > there this time.
      > > > Do not change money on the street and do not publicly open your
      > > wallet so everyone could see how much do you have and where do you
      > > keep that.
      > > > Do not get involved in discussions with Roma and show them
      > serious face.
      > > > Leave your car with no visible valuables or purses or bags. Lock the
      > > car, when you go paying for gas.
      > > > You will enjoy the ride. The roads are good. Just some drivers
      > are not.
      > > > Vladimir
      > > >
      > > >
      > > > ----- Original Message -----
      > > > From: ssultonia
      > > > To: Slovak-World@ <mailto:Slovak-World%40yahoogroups.com>
      yahoogroups.com
      > > > Sent: Wednesday, July 26, 2006 7:10 PM
      > > > Subject: [Slovak-World] Re: Our beautiful Levoca
      > > >
      > > >
      > > > Vladimir,
      > > > I'll be there in a few weeks. Not exactly the kind of report I had
      > > > hoped to hear about Levoca. Any other insights you can provide would
      > > > be appreciated. If you want to back channel you can email me at
      > > > wasmore@ Thanks.
      > > > Bill
      > > >
      > > > --- In Slovak-World@ <mailto:Slovak-World%40yahoogroups.com>
      yahoogroups.com, "Vladimir Bohinc" <konekta@>
      > > > wrote:
      > > > >
      > > > > After I finished my research in the archive yesterday, I went
      > to the
      > > > prominent restaurant next to it to have a lunch.
      > > > > It took them 15 minutes to bring me a Coke ( the reason being two
      > > > Roma women have bestolen their guests) and then another 45
      > minutes to
      > > > get my meal.
      > > > > Vladimir
      > > > >
      > > > >
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      > > >
      > > >
      > > >
      > > >
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