Bratislava, Slovakia ~ charmed and amused us

DSC06181Monday April 21st, Bratislava, Slovakia

Slovakia became Europe’s youngest country when they gained their independence from the Czech Republic in 1993.

Bratislava is the capital of Slovakia, has a population of just under 1/2 a million people and is their largest city.  From 1536 to 1783 it served as the capital of Hungary.

We enjoyed an informative walking tour through this charming town.  The things that stood out for me were the statues, some varied architecture, natural beauty and the artistic graffiti.

Statues of Bratislava

Climbing out of a manhole

Climbing out of a manhole

Architectural Charm

Some worn edges but still beautiful style

Some worn edges but still beautiful style

Brass Doors

Brass Doors

Natural Beauty

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Artistic Graffiti

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About Tim and Joanne Joseph

Hi and welcome! We are Tim and Joanne Joseph and we have just embarked on our "next chapter". At a stage in life where traveling the world, taking pictures, and sharing our adventures with friends and family will be our dream come true.
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4 Responses to Bratislava, Slovakia ~ charmed and amused us

  1. Tanzalongs says:

    I went to Czechosolvakia in ’91 and returned to Slovakia in ’93. It was still very newly released from the Iron Curtain then – I imagine it’s changed a lot since.

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  2. LaVagabonde says:

    You didn’t spend much time here, but I’d say you got the real feel of the city. Cheers!

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  3. LaVagabonde, I would have enjoyed having longer to walk and explore here in this city. Sometimes we have to settle for getting a morsel…

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