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SQUARES IN BRATISLAVA (part II)

We are back with some fascinating info about squares in Bratislava! If you liked the part I, you are going to enjoy the further reading. You will learn which square used to be called a “Coronation Hill,” what urban legend served as an inspiration for building another one or where …

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SQUARES IN BRATISLAVA (part I)

Our Old Town is full of beautiful squares of different sizes and style with interesting monuments and amazing history to tell. Do you know which square used to be called “Hitler’s Square” or which had the first ATM machine in Slovakia? Where was the first taxi depot installed? Keep reading …

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GRAFFITI IN BRATISLAVA

Even though graffiti started its era in Bratislava quite late, it has its steady fan base. In this article you’ll find out which places are the most popular to be marked by writers or where to go to see beautiful artworks. We are also writing about the Bratislava Street Art …

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BRATISLAVA FOUNTAINS

Bratislava can be literally called the city of fountains, having over 140 of them. Which are our favourite ones? What is their story? Read on to find out more about the most stunning fountains of our capital. Roland (Maximilian) Fountain at the Main Square This renaissance fountain from 1572 is the …

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MILITARY CEMETERY

Cemeteries are usually not the kind of places we would recommend for a visit. However, as spooky as it sounds, some of them can be truly charming. They are also ideal for a walk when you need to contemplate or take a mental break. This is also the case with …

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HORSKY PARK

Horsky Park is a city park lying in the Old Town district. However, unlike other parks in Bratislava, this one is specific, as it is practically in the city center. It provides a pristine environment, original flora and fauna that remained untouched for almost 150 years. It is popular among locals …

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BRIDGES OF BRATISLAVA

Bratislava has 5 bridges. Read about their history and check out their photos! THE OLD BRIDGE The first bridge over the Danube river in Bratislava has had many names, such as Bridge of Emperor Franz Josef, Štefánik’s Bridge or Bridge of the Red Army.  Emperor Franz Josef opened it for …

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