Košice, Slovakia ~ the biggest city in eastern Slovakia and currently the European Capital of Culture together with Marseille, France. It is situated on the river Hornád at the eastern reaches of the Slovak Ore Mountains, near the border with Hungary.
Bratislava, Slovakia Fountain, Hviezdoslavovo Square, of the best-known squares in Bratislava. It is located in the Old Town, between the New Bridge and the Slovak National Theater. The square is named after Pavol Országh Hviezdoslav.