Slovakia

Slovak National Theater

Visiting the theater definitely belongs to the cultural experience. Enhance your festive feeling as you enter the premises of the oldest professional theater in Slovakia! Citizens of Bratislava saw the first performance two years after the establishment of the Czechoslovak Republic in 1920. Since then there […]

Napoleon Soldier

    Napoleon and his army were in Bratislava in 1805. This soldier is supposed to have been going through Bratislava when he fell in love with a local girl, stayed in the city and became a producer of sparkling wine. His name was Hubert […]

Paparazzi

  This guy looks like he’s about to shoot a photo of the people around. He used to stand on the corner of Radničná and Laurinská Streets, where a restaurant called Paparazzi used to function. Unfortunately when the restaurant closed down, the owners took the statue […]

The Watcher – ‘Man at Work’

  The literal translation of the word Čumil is „the watcher.“ There are two possible explanations for its name. The first rumour says that he is a typical communist era worker who is not bothered about the work he’s supposed to be doing. According to […]

Bratislava

Bratislava, the capital of Slovakia, is set along the Danube River by the border with Austria and Hungary. It’s surrounded by vineyards and the Little Carpathian mountains, crisscrossed with forested hiking and cycling trails. The pedestrian-only, 18th-century old town is known for its lively bars […]