Michael´s chate One of the oldests buildings in Bratislava was built in 1300s and today it is the only city gate preserved from medieval fortifications. Baroque statue of St. Michael killing the Dragon is placed on its top. The tower houses the Exhibition of Weapons of Bratislava City Museum. #Slovakia #VisitBratislava #Europe #citybreak #Bratislava
St. Martin´s cathedral was originally built in 14th century. It used to host coronation of Hungarian royalty members from the 16th to 19th century. Today the festival of coronation is being held each September to remind all the visitors these famous festivities by reenactment of the coronation. Take the time to see the interior with gothic fresco ceiling. #Slovakia #VisitBratislava #Europe #citybreak #Bratislava
Primate’s Palace is one of the most beautiful classicist buildings in Bratislava. Palace and its famous Hall of Mirrors became the scene of many important historical events. The building now serves as the seat of the mayor. The Hall of Mirrors is favorite place for elegant cultural events, concerts or weddings. #Slovakia #VisitBratislava #Europe #citybreak #Bratislava #palace #architecture
The Blue #church (St. Elizabeth church) Unusually colored church is located in the eastern part of the Old Town, just a few minutes from Hotel Danubia Gate. It is consecrated to Elisabeth of Hungary, daughter of Andrew II, who grew up in the Pressburg (Bratislava) Castle. Blue color not only dominates ist exterior, but interior as well. Thanks to this unique decor it is a favorite place for weddings. #Slovakia #VisitBratislava #Europe #citybreak #Bratislava
Presidential PALACE Lovely rococo building from century serves today as the seat of the Slovak president. Large French garden with avant-garde sculptures behind the palace is open for public.
UFO shaped BRIDGE The New Bridge will certainly catch the eye of every visitor thanks to its UFO shaped deck on the top. Popular among tourists and locals, the observation deck with a café and restaurant on the top provide amazing view of the city during day and night. #Slovakia #VisitBratislava #Europe #citybreak #bridge #Bratislava
#Bratislava #CASTLE Dominating the city horizon, Bratislava castle is one of the most popular sightseeing spots. It´s origins go back to the 9th century when the location served as part of fortification system. In 16th century, Bratislava became the official coronation town for Hungarian Kings and at the castle there was a residence of the king. #Slovakia #VisitBratislava #Europe #citybreak