Photogallery: SR, Trnava: Traditional Trnavian Fair
SR, Trnava: Traditional Trnavian Fair
heading (paragraph): Cities
No. of pictures: 30 pictures
As every year this year yet again was held Traditional Trnavian Fair which also happens to be the oldest Slovakian fair. Right in the city's pedestrian zone visitors had an opportunity to watch presenations of traditional crafts. Children had also their fun owing to roundabouts placed in side streets. Great entertainment was provided by a cultural program taking place at the Trojičné square. Apart from visiting stands with craftmen, commercial retailers, and snack bars, visitors could even experience a little time travel by joining an event called The Middleages Under the Walls, which took place on the promenade. You can experience the whole event on following photographs.
Text: Oskar Mažgút
Translation: Maxim Kucer
Photo: Karin Hörmannová
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