If you strive to go beyond the classic tourist attractions and prefer to explore new places more deeply to understand the history, culture, art and traditions of others - here are some tips to plan a great trip to Slovakia!
Bratislava castle is dominating the city skyline for many centuries. In the middle of the century, Bratislava became the official coronation town for Hungarian Kings and at the castle there was a residence of the king. Photo by Miroslav Petrasko
Smolenice castle in #Slovakia The Smolenice Castle was built up in 15th century, but it was destroyed during the Rákóczi's War of Independence and Napoleanic wars. The castle was only rebuilt up in the 20th century by Jozef Huber who used the Kreuzenstein castle near Vienna as a model. Smolenice castle now serves as a conference centre for Slovak Academy of Sciences, and it is only opened to the public in July and August.