Slovakia is a charming and enigmatic Central European jewel where history and nature lovers can enjoy an abundance of attractions. If you are looking for a mix of cosmopolitan culture with tourist experiences that lie in unexpected places, this versatile country is sure to leave its mark on you. Slovakia has the largest number of castles per capita in the world. This is one of the most interesting facts about Slovakia that surprises travelers who have never visited this country. Visitors will find an incredible number of 180 castles and 425 chateaus in a country with a total population of only 5.5 million inhabitants. Slovakia borders Poland to the north, Ukraine to the east, Hungary to the south and Austria to the southwest. Its former federal partner, the Czech Republic, is located on the western border of Slovakia.
Bratislava, beautiful Central European city that lies in the extreme southwestern part of the country, along the Danube where that river has cut a gorge in the Little Carpathian Mountains near the meeting point of the frontiers of Slovakia, Austria, and Hungary. The city is full of inctedible tourist attractions, mainly caslets and chateaus.Bratislava is dominated by its enormous castle, which stands on a plateau 100 metres above the Danube river. The castle was the residence of the Austrian royal family until it was destroyed by fire in 1811. On our pages, you will be able to get to know the whole city in one place.