Bratislava is the capital of Slovakia and, with a population of about 450,000, also the country's largest city. It borders with Hungary in the south and with Austria in the west. A major industrial center, Bratislava is known for building VW cars.
The old city and the castle are the best parts of Bratislava. The old city is packed with museums (such as the Municipal Museum which comes complete with torture chambers and the Museum of Wine Production) and palaces (Primate's Palace and the Mirbach Palace).
Bratislava has a lot of pubs, bars and clubs suitable to have a few drinks or to dance all night long. Bratislava nightlife is among the best in Eastern Europe.
Fly to Bratislava from: Dublin, Birmingham, Bristol, Edinburgh, Liverpool, London