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LOVELY TRNAVA, SLOVAKIA.

Day Trip.

I was staying in lovely Bratislava, Slovakia,in the month of September. My hotel was the Abba hotel. I took a day trip to Trnava. The
train journey took 47 minutes. Trnava is a city in Western Slovakia,, 47km [29 miles] from Bratislava the capital. The population is about 65,000. The nearest airport is Bratislava. Trnava is a lovely place with many churches. It is a city with fortification walls from the 13th century. The white City Tower in renaissance style dominates the Trinity Square in the centre of Trnava. There are 2 Universities. ---Trnava is the seventh largest city in Slovakia.-- The name in German is Tyrnau and in Hungarian Nagyszombat. I enjoyed my trip and the weather. BRATISLAVA,  SLOVAKIA,,     Abba  Hotel      4  Star.

BRATISLAVA, SLOVAKIA,, Abba Hotel 4 Star.

TRNAVA,  SLOVAKIA.   --  Town  Hall in  Trinity  Square.  --- Small  balcony supported  by Tuscany  Pillars.

TRNAVA, SLOVAKIA. -- Town Hall in Trinity Square. --- Small balcony supported by Tuscany Pillars.

TRNAVA,  SLOVAKIA.     --  Mestska Veza,  the  city  tower  in  Trinity  Square.

TRNAVA, SLOVAKIA. -- Mestska Veza, the city tower in Trinity Square.

TRNAVA,,  SLOVAKIA.  --- Baroque  sculpture  from  1695.   Four  corners  statues of  St. Florian,  St Agatha, St. Anthony and  St. Francis-Xaverius..

TRNAVA,, SLOVAKIA. --- Baroque sculpture from 1695. Four corners statues of St. Florian, St Agatha, St. Anthony and St. Francis-Xaverius..

TRNAVA.--   Cathedral of St  John  the  Baptist  to  the  left.----   Sun  Dial  on  City  Tower,in Trinity  Square.   143  steps  to  top of  tower.

TRNAVA.-- Cathedral of St John the Baptist to the left.---- Sun Dial on City Tower,in Trinity Square. 143 steps to top of tower.

TRNAVA,  SLOVAKIA.

TRNAVA, SLOVAKIA.

TRNAVA,  SLOVAKIA.

TRNAVA, SLOVAKIA.

TRNAVA,  SLOVAKIA.  ----Basilica of St. Nicolas.  Main  city  church.  Started  1325  AD,  100 years  to  complete.

TRNAVA, SLOVAKIA. ----Basilica of St. Nicolas. Main city church. Started 1325 AD, 100 years to complete.

TRNAVA. SLOVAKIA. -----Fortification  wall  near  Bernolaks  gate.---10 metre  high,  wall 2 metre  thick.

TRNAVA. SLOVAKIA. -----Fortification wall near Bernolaks gate.---10 metre high, wall 2 metre thick.

TRNAVA,  Rail  station. ----   Rail  line  Bratislava  to Zilina.  ---.   Journey  time  Bratislava  to  Trnava  is  47  minutes.by  train.  Bus  takes  2  hours.

TRNAVA, Rail station. ---- Rail line Bratislava to Zilina. ---. Journey time Bratislava to Trnava is 47 minutes.by train. Bus takes 2 hours.

The country of Slovakia, officially Slovak Republic, bordered by Poland, Ukraine, Hungary, Austria, and Czech Republic. --- Capital Bratislava. -- Official language is Slovak. -- Slovakia became independent from Czechoslovakia ,1 January 1993.

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