Bratislava, page 2

Greenery and repair of roads remain priorities in corona-affected Bratislava

Bratislava estimates the COVID-19-related drop in its budget at €40 million this year.Compiled by Spectator staff, 26. May 2020, at 12:59

Coolest in Bratislava: Devín Castle

Observe the confluence of the quiet and slow Morava and the swift and wild Danube or wander around places similar to the Grand Canyon.Gabriela Psotková, Valéria Polovková25. May 2020, at 12:05

Devín Castle

The waste from illegal landfill polluted underground waters near Bratislava

The police have launched an investigation.Compiled by Spectator staff, 21. May 2020, at 22:50

The waste dump in Ivanka pri Dunaji.

Public transport moves closer to normal in Bratislava

More public transport vehicles in the streets mean better protection of passengers.Compiled by Spectator staff, 18. May 2020, at 18:29

Novel coronavirus postpones launch of pilot parking projects in Bratislava

Plans to launch city-wide parking policy in Bratislava from start of 2021 remain unchanged.Jana Liptáková, 15. May 2020, at 8:37

Parking in Bratislava now.
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Where traces of Bratislava's Slav and Celtic settlements remain

Pálffy Palace provides an overview of the city's many architectural phases.Compiled by Spectator staff, 14. May 2020, at 7:40

Pálffy Palace

Virtual tour reveals interior of the legendary Grössling bathhouse

Personal on-site inspections were replaced by a video and 3D virtual tour.Compiled by Spectator staff, 12. May 2020, at 19:41

Friedrich Weinwurm, Ignác Vécsei: Steam and healing spa Grössling, Bratislava, Vajanského Embankment 11; 1929 – 1930.

Železná Studnička to get a facelift

Have a look at the visualisations.Compiled by Spectator staff, 10. May 2020, at 9:35

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Michael's Gate: The remaining protector of historic Bratislava

The gate currently houses the Museum of Weapons and Town Fortification.Compiled by Spectator staff, 7. May 2020, at 14:40

Michael’s Gate

Kuchajda is open again and it is possible to use a cable car to Kamzík

Safety measures still apply when visiting recreational compounds.Compiled by Spectator staff, 6. May 2020, at 13:43


New Bratislava bus station will not open in 2020

The developer planned to open the station on Mlynské Nivy in autumn.Compiled by Spectator staff, 5. May 2020, at 22:47

A view of Bratislava's bus station from the nearby administrative Nivy Tower.

Bratislava Volkswagen plant launches three-shift operation in late May

Second shift to be added in mid-May as production gradually resumes.Compiled by Spectator staff, 5. May 2020, at 13:21

Illustrative stock photo

UFO to host charity concert you can watch online tonight

People can support children suffering from cancer with their contribution via text message.Compiled by Spectator staff, 5. May 2020, at 13:18

UFO lookout platform

Coronavirus pares away Bratislava’s budget

The city prepares for a drop in revenue.Compiled by Spectator staff, 4. May 2020, at 10:55

Bratislava Castle seen from the Hodzovo Square in front of the Presidential Palace.
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Mirbach Palace: A well-preserved symbol of old Pressburg

This historic building now houses the Bratislava City Gallery.Compiled by Spectator staff, 30. Apr 2020, at 13:30

Mirbach Palace

Iconic Grössling bath is closer to resurrection

The city has announced an international architectural competition to restore the historical bathhouse.Jana Liptáková, 30. Apr 2020, at 10:58

Friedrich Weinwurm, Ignác Vécsei: Steam and healing spa Grössling, Bratislava, Vajanského Embankment 11; 1929 – 1930.

Bolt launches electric scooter sharing system in Bratislava

E-scooters may be an alternative to the city's public transport.27. Apr 2020, at 18:36

E-scooters by Bolt.
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A sanctuary for Franciscan monks and pub owners

Find peace of mind in the oldest religious building in Bratislava's Old Town.Compiled by Spectator staff, 23. Apr 2020, at 13:25

Franciscan Church of Lord’s Annunciation (Františkánsky kostol zvestovania Pána)

Outdoor markets have opened

The first phase of easing coronavirus measures have begun.Compiled by Spectator staff, 22. Apr 2020, at 13:53


Public transport in and around Bratislava changes

Transport companies respond to the changed usage of public transport due to the COVID-19 virus pandemic.Compiled by Spectator staff, 19. Apr 2020, at 15:27

The normally busy Obchodna Street in central Bratislava.