Right in the heart of Europe, you will find the beautiful city Bratislava, also known as a "Rose on Danube". From ancient times it used to be a junction of old trade routes and various civilizations that left here magnificent and impressive remains. Nowadays Bratislava is the capital of the Slovak Republic, bordering Austria and Hungary. Bratislava is like a boiling pot full of different, delicious and unforgettable flavours.
Here you can find and taste almost everything you have ever dreamt about. Take a stroll through the traffic-free old town, and breathe in the atmosphere of its centuries-old streets, squares and buildings (Main square, Primatial Palace, Hviezdoslavovo Square, Opera House, St. Martin’s Cathedral, St. Michael’s Gate, Grassalkovich Palace, The Blue church).
Enjoy a glass of locally-produced wine or beer in one of the city's atmospheric bars and wine cellars. You may be inclined to have another as you take an evening stroll along the cafe-lined 'Korzo' promenade centred on Hviezdoslavovo Square.
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What to do in Bratislava
The old town of Bratislava is where to begin your Slovakian adventure. Although the area is small, there are hundreds of winding alleyways crammed in, and an almost never-ending choice of cafes and bars to choose to rest your feet in.
What to see in Bratislava
If Bratislava doesn't sound familiar to you, you probably have heard of Prague. Well, Prague used to be the capital of the country Bratislava used to be a part of-Czechoslovakia. Well, like the way many marriages go-the union between Slovakia and the Czech Republic ended and Bratislava is now the capital of one of Europe's newest nations, Slovakia.