The Zvolen Castle, which is located on the bank of the Slatina River, is the most distinctive feature and symbol of the Central Slovakian town of Zvolen. An armoured train that reminds the Slovak National Uprising is placed nearby the castle.
Dom sv Mikulas, Trnava, Slovakia. The Dom sv Mikulas in Trnava with its two Baroque steeples was promoted from a mere parish church in 1526 to the temporary seat of the archbishop of Hungary. The transfer of the Hungarian religious center was caused by the Turkish invasion of most of Hungary. At the time, the Hungarians were forced to retreat north of the Danube. (V)