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Slovakia - Alive in Bratislava

  • Smurf house

    Church of St Elizabeth

  • The man

    The Main Square of the Old Town contains the Roland Fountain opposite Old Town Hall. It was constructed in 1572 on orders by Maximilian II, the Holy Roman Emperor. It seems unclear whether the statue depicts Maximilian or the knight Roland with his sword Durandal, the famous paladin of Charlemagne.

    Roland Fountain at Hlavne Namestie

  • Saying hello to Roland

    The Main Square of the Old Town contains the Roland Fountain from 1572.

    Hlavne Namestie

  • King of the hill

    The castle lies on the Little Carpathians and overlooks the Danube river. The hill has a very strategic location and has been inhabited since 3500 BC.

    Bratislavsky Hrad

  • Man at work

    They really like statues in this town.

    Stare Mesto

  • Treebeard

    Reine at Church of St Elizabeth

  • Black gold

    I managed to find the famed microbrewery so I could have a taste of their Bubak Tmave.

    Bratislavsky Mestiansky Pivovar

  • Older than thou

    St Martin's Cathedral

  • We dine in peace

    The UFO restaurant on top of the New Bridge is impossible to miss. It was closed during the communism years to prevent people from seeing capitalist Austria.

    Novy Most

  • King of the hill

    The castle lies on the Little Carpathians and overlooks the Danube river. The hill has a very strategic location and has been inhabited since 3500 BC.

    Bratislavsky Hrad

  • Stairway to the castle

    Bratislavsky Hrad

  • A room with a view

    View from Bratislavsky Hrad

  • Eastern style

    Staromestska

  • Paparazzi

    They really like statues in this town.

    Laurinska

  • All along the watchtower

    Bratislavsky Hrad

  • Time for a bath

    Panska

  • Fight for your right to party

    Staromestska

  • A shroud of life

    Grösslingova

  • Mr Bonaparte

    They really like statues in this town.

    Hlavne Namestie

  • Days of past glory

    Bezrucova