There is something very homey about the way in which Bratislava is presented in this souvenir from Slovakia. This is in part due to the warm colors of the buildings rooftops and the refreshing presence of green trees. It is in a very positive light that provokes wonder about what a treat this city really is. In such a sense, it is a great way to exhibit culture right in your home. But it doesn't just stop at culture, it gives off what feels like a well rounded picture so that you do get a feel for what life is like in this part of the world. Such a big picture magnet can certainly provide a bit of contrast that may be quite welcomed. In this appreciation, you can contemplate how different cultures yield all kinds of sensibilities and walks of life.
Bratislava in Focus
When visiting Bratislava, the traveler can`t miss visiting Old Town. This area dates from Medieval times. There, the visitor can admire an array of old buildings such as Bratislava Castle. There are plenty of exquisite churches that the traveler can visit. One of the most popular ones is St. Martin`s Cathedral. There are many governmental buildings, each featuring unique architectural styles, and almost all the embassies are located here.
The traveler can also find Old Town as a good excuse to walk by the river. From there, he or she can enjoy a great view of the rest of the city. If seeking a silent site, head to the Southern area of the town. By the Danube, you`ll be able to experience the strange sensation of breathing old times. If heading East, you`ll come across Grassalkovich Palace, the city`s town hall and Comenius University. As you walk along Zochova Street , you`ll be amazed at the churches you pass by. All in all, this is a great travel souvenir to take back home.