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FREE TOUR BRATISLAVA

You might have heard the term free tour or free walking tour sometime before. And you might have also been thinking, what does this concept mean exactly? Why would somebody give a free tour and spend time with unknown people again and again? Get to know the insight in this article …

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GHOST STORIES OF OLD BRATISLAVA

Virtually all cities, towns or villages have their own local legends and stories passed on over generations that involve scary ghosts, lost souls or other unfathomable events. Bratislava, formerly known as Pressburg, is no exception. And since a couple of these ghost stories are connected to places still standing today, …

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POST-COMMUNIST TOUR DE BRATISLAVA

How did Bratislava use to be like decades ago? Which people co-created our history? Where can you find the most important communist-era architecture? Did you know we have the largest socialist housing project in Europe here? In this very special post-communist tour with the charismatic young folks from Authentic Slovakia …

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ALTERNATIVE ONE DAY IN BRATISLAVA

If you are already done with the traditional sightseeing, you are reading the right article! We prepared a one day guide that will show you an alternative face of Bratislava that is all but boring! These are the authentic places we locals visit daily. Get ready for an alternative one …

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OPEN DOOR AT THE PRESIDENTIAL PALACE

Do you know there is one day in a year when the doors of the Presidential Palace open to public? Have you ever been inside of the building where the head of our state receives its guests? If not, you can at least enjoy this photo journey :) Presidential Palace, also …

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SECRET PATH THROUGH BRATISLAVA HILLS

Many travelers argue the best way to explore a city is by walking. You get the best feel for a city directly through your feet. You take things more slowly and get to experience the place on a deeper, more personal level. Walking in Bratislava is no exception. You can …

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CORONATION JOURNEY

Bratislava used to be the coronation city of Hungarian kings for almost 300 years. Between years 1536 and 1830, 10 kings, 1 queen (Maria Theresa) and 8  royal spouses were crowned in the St. Martin’s Cathedral in Bratislava. Since the coronation was a big thing in Bratislava’s history, we thought …

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WEEKEND TRIP TO BRATISLAVA HISTORY

Bratislava is one of the youngest capitals of Europe, yet has a rich history dating back to two thousand years ago. There are various places that remind us of these historical times. Restaurants and cafes with an atmosphere of the old Pressburg. Museums, galleries and palaces documenting the city history. …

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