Best place to stay in Bratislava
Bratislava is Slovakia´s capital city, and with a population of 450,000, the country´s most populous city. Situated in the southwest of Slovakia, between the Danube and Morava Rivers, the city shares borders with both Austria and Hungary, making it the only capital city in the world that borders two sovereign states.
The best area to stay in Bratislava is the historic centre, called Staré Mesto. Within this area you will find the small, yet well preserved medieval centre, the famous Bratislava Castle, and many other significant monuments. The western part of Staré Mesto is characterized by its hills and slopes, and is home to the Bratislava castle, the Slavin Monument and Horsky Park, as well as the majority of the city´s foreign embassy´s.
On the other hand, the eastern side of Staré Mesto is where the majority of the city´s hotels, restaurants and bars are, and is considered the city´s historic and administrative centre. Among many important attractions located in the eastern side of Staré Mesto, you will find the Grassalkovich Palace, the Trinidad Church, the Bratislava Town Hall, the San Martín Cathedral, and the Main Square, along with many streets that date back to the XIV century, and many churches and palaces.