Bratislava is the gateway to eastern Europe. Set on the banks of the Danube river, the city is a vibrant mix of modern and historical architecture, with the Slovak National Theatre, the UFO Observation Deck and the Baroque Primate's Palace all within a stone's throw of each other. Explore the old town, a UNESCO World Heritage site, for a glimpse of the city’s history, or take in the modern skyline from the iconic Bratislava Castle. Foodies will love the city’s restaurants, from traditional Slovak fare to international cuisine. Finish your trip with a traditional Slovak beer or wine.