What is Bratislava known for?
Today Bratislava is the political, cultural and economic centre of Slovakia. It is the seat of the Slovak president, the parliament and the Slovak Executive. It has several universities, and many museums, theatres, galleries and other cultural and educational institutions.
Is Bratislava really cheap?
The point is that just because you’re doing a cheap trip to Bratislava doesn’t mean you need to cheat yourself out of an amazing experience. And the great news: Bratislava is pretty cheap anyway, so your money will go even farther in the capital of Slovakia!
Is Bratislava safe for tourists?
Bratislava is a safe city for travellers, with a low rate of violent crime. There is, however, a high incidence of petty theft. Pickpockets operate around the main tourist areas, the railway station and in large shopping malls and foreigners are easily identified and targeted.
Do they speak English in Bratislava?
In a big city such as Bratislava, most young people will speak English. Maybe not fluently, but good enough to communicate. Most older people, who speak any foreign language, speak German.
What is the language spoken in Bratislava?
Slovak is one of the western Slavonic languages like Czech and Polish.
How much is a meal in Bratislava?
Cost of Living in Bratislava
|Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant||6.75€|
|Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course||40.00€|
|McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal)||6.80€|
|Domestic Beer (1 pint draught)||2.00€|
What currency is used in Bratislava?
|slovenská koruna (Slovak)|
Can you drink the water in Slovakia?
Slovakia. The tap water is safe to drink in Slovakia.