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Bratislava is not just the political but is also the cultural and sporting capital of Slovakia. Owing to its historically multi-ethnic character, the city's cultural scene is a product of various influences: German, Slovak, Hungarian, and Jewish, among others. Bratislava boasts numerous theatres, museums, galleries, concert halls, cinemas, film clubs, and foreign cultural institutions. It also has the country's biggest football and ice hockey teams, a purpose-built white-water rafting centre on the Danube, and numerous walking and cycling trails in or near the city. High-quality spa and relaxation facilities are increasingly popular throughout Slovakia and easily accessible. Bratislava has numerous coffee shops and restaurants, offering international as well as Slovak cuisine, including lively bars and clubs.

Traditional Christmas Markets

Every year, since 1993, between the end of November and December 23rd, Bratislava is hosting big Christmas markets in the city centre. Enjoy the advent atmosphere on the squares and streets of the Old town. Taste the traditional Slovak delicacies and warm up your body with Christmas punch, honey schnapps or hot wine made of red or black currant. This market is truly popular among locals and tourists, probably the city never gets so constantly packed as it is during the Christmas period.
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Danubiana Meulensteen Art Museum

This modern art gallery is located on the edge of a peninsula where the mighty Danube flows. One of the youngest museums of modern art in Europe. The River Danube has lent the museum its name and the rest is the result of the enthusiasm and initiative of the Slovak gallery owner Dr. Vincent Polakovič and the financial resources of the Dutch collector and art patron Gerard H. Meulensteen. It is also reachable by scenic bicycle via cyclo-path from Bratislava city centre.
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Bratislava goes classical

The Bratislava Goes Classical project is a new art and marketing project of the destination management organization of Bratislava – the capital city of the Slovak Republic / The Bratislava Tourist Board. Its task is to present unique classical music productions such as Opera, Ballet, Philharmonic and chamber concerts in one spot. This way both visitors and fans of classical music gain easy access to all events related to this music genre without having to search on different pages and bulletins. The project seeks to enlarge the possibilities for tourists to spend their free time in Bratislava enjoying classical music productions.
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Running tours in Bratislava

A new and active way to go sightseeing. Go! Running Tours Bratislava was founded to show this beautiful city from a different point of view – your running shoes. It is a tour concept for people who have a passion for running and who enjoy exploring new places and cultures. The goal is to offer tourist experiences where you do not have to be in traffic jams, where you can enjoy beautiful views of this royal city and get a good exercise all at the same time. So if you are here on holiday or on a business trip, don’t forget to bring your running shoes.
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