Only 75min from Bratislava, in the beautiful Carpathian mountains, high above the village lies a ruin of Cachtice castle – the royal castle defending the western border of the Kingdom of Hungary. Once the residence of the “bloody countess Elizabeth Bátory” who lived at the turn of the 16-17th century. Why she was nicknamed the bloody countess and how she wanted to stay young and beautiful? We walk through the ruins listening to the myths & legends. You will also enjoy the history lesson about Slovakia from the early days up to today. With details with lots of interesting facts.