Bratislava (/ˌbrætᵻˈslɑːvə/ or /ˌbrɑː-/;Slovak pronunciation:[ˈbracislaʋa] (German:Pressburg or Preßburg; Hungarian:Pozsony) is the capital of Slovakia, and with a population of about 500,000, the country's largest city. The greater metropolitan area is home to more than 650,000 people. Bratislava is in southwestern Slovakia, occupying both banks of the River Danube and the left bank of the River Morava. Bordering Austria and Hungary, it is the only national capital that borders two independent countries.
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 is home to several universities, museums, theatres, galleries and other important cultural and educational institutions. Many of Slovakia's large businesses and financial institutions also have headquarters there.
Instrumental " "Bratislava" is a celebratory march for the Slovakian capital-- a sweaty, saw-dusted cabaret jam with Gogol Bordello. It's at moments like these, his vocals placed further back in the mix, that you realize the kid sounds truly authentic and captivating."
the Hungarian-speaking Schmidt was raised by his mother, Mária Ravasz, and relatives in Bratislava (now Slovakia) ... During his secondary education in Bratislava, he attended the same institutions ...
Jozef Hanuska’s father is known as the Bratislava Strangler (Picture... Jozef Hanuska, 47, was arrested after the disembowelled body of his partner, named only as Patricia, was found in her apartment in the Slovakian capital Bratislava.
2024- BRATISLAVA - The 15-millionth passenger of the largest low-cost airline in Europe, Ryanair, passed through the gates of M ... This summer schedule is supported by Ryanair's long-term investment, which is basing 2 aircraft at Bratislava Airport.