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SK, Stupava: Natural and Cultural Center of the Zahorie Region
heading (paragraph): Towns
Stupava is one of the most visited towns and villages in the Záhorie region, not only because of its proximity to the popular Pajštún Castle. It offers visitors a view of the Renaissance Church of St. Stephen, the early Baroque Chapel of Christ the Sorrowful and the original Renaissance castle owned by the noble Pálffy family. In addition to the monuments, there is also a large park and you should not miss the Museum of Ferdiš Kostka, a master jug maker and ceramist, a national artist.
Everyday working duties, looking after household and a family, all these activities form only a part from a complex of things we have to do daily. Moreover, when we add to such activities the settlements of tasks in offices or daily drive inside overcrowded means of transport, it could frequently happen that we do not have any liking to leave the home.
Pleasant spring temperatures lure people to spend some time in nature. Very often inhabitants of Bratislava, and not just them, visit the ruins of Pajstun Castle in the Small Carpathians. Today, we will visit it together.
Above the old town of Svaty Jur there are forests of the Small Carpathian Mountains. Hidden inside them there is a medieval gem - the ruin of Castle Bily Kamen. In our today's article we visit this Slovakian castle and tell you its story.
The town of Marianka is located few kilometers from Bratislava, in south Zahorie. People know it mostly as a place of pilgrimage. But we will talk about it as of a mining town or place for easy tourism and biketourism.