Bratislava, the capital of Slovakia, has significantly increased the number of foreign visitors in the last decade, now reaching almost 1 million foreign visitors each year. The surprising fact is that Bratislava is the third richest city in Europe, having a GDP per capita 180% more then the EU average. Apart from lots of business travelers, the city is establishing itself as a great city break destination. Having a rich history, amazing sights to visit, unique local cuisine, a developed cultural scene and nightlife, and world famous wines are the top reasons for visiting Bratislava.
Some of the most interesting sights to explore are the Bratislava Castle, the Devin Castle, the historical City Hall, the Maximilian Fountain, the Michal’s Gate, the Venturska street and the St. Martins cathedral.