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Bratislava Castle

Jul 10th, 2010 // Destination: Bratislava
The monumental building of the Bratislava Castle in Slovakia is visible from a great distance. Certainly, every visitor of Bratislava notices the pronounced silhouette. The majestic impression is enhanced by the hill it stands on, some eighty-five metres above the water level of the Danube river. It was an important fortified settlement at the end of the 9th century. The first written reference...