(Photos) Bratislava: Slovakia

“Bratislava was always an underdog overshadowed by Budapest, Vienna and Prague, but as you will soon discover it is just as beautiful and possibly even more interesting.” – Martin Gottweis from his book entitled “Bratislava: Sightseeing & Travel Guide”

 

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The New Bridge (also known as “The Bridge of the Slovak National Uprising”)

 

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Opera House

 

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Bratislava Castle

 

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Winner’s Gate of the Bratislava Castle

 

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Part of the Fortification Wall

 

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Still Part of the Fortification Wall

 

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University Library

 

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Side of St. Martin’s Cathedral

 

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Ceiling of St. Martin’s Cathedral

 

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Typical Art Shop

 

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Franz Liszt, another famous classical composer

 

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Universitna Kniznica

 

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Main Square

 

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The Old Town Hall from the Back Side

 

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Priamte’s Palace (currently the Town Hall)

 

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Slovak Radio

 

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Catamaran Cruise from Bratislava to Vienna

 

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International House of Art for Children

 

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Old Pharmacy Shop (with inscriptions in Slovak, German and Hungarian)

 

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Mozart (he held a concert here when he was only six)

 

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Statue of Bernolák, a famous writer and a Catholic priest

 

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Michael’s Gate

 

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Beer

 

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Čumil (a bronze cast statue)

 

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11th Century Cemetery inside a Cathedral

 

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Gallery

 

All photos by Pia Lorenzo

 

 

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