We have asked our team what they would recommend you to visit here in Košice. Here are the answers - we hope you find what you're looking for!
1. Why visit Košice?
"Košice is a beautiful historic city with stories hiding in every step. In summer, the Hlavná Street provides an unforgettable atmosphere thanks to terraces all along the pedestrian zone; during Christmas, the markets unveil the magic of this beautiful time of the year thanks to home-made meals, handicraft products and ice sculptures." - Andy
2. The most beautiful historic sight in Košice?
"Definitely St Elizabeth's Cathedral" - everybody agreed ;)
3. The best shop in Košice?
"The best shop is KERE (Košice Represent). It's the only clothing brand in Slovakia which represents its city and its pride - the first municipal coat-of-arms in Europe. Moreover, all the pieaces are made in eastern Slovakia." - Tomi
"Fatalona, Yves Rocher, Tea room & Herbist's at Craftsmen's Lane" - Roni
4. The best beer?
"The best beer can be found where it is made, therefore either in Golem or Hostinec. I prefer Hostinec, maily because of its historical atmosphere." - Tomáš
5. The most price-friendly and best meal?
"Modena restaurant in Vétzov dvor always tickles my tase buds with its delicious meals. However, I like the Italian restaurant Zvon, too - it is very cosy and a place to visit for all fans of great pizza & pasta." - Táňa
6. The best coffee?
"Pizza Bistro ZAZZA at Mlynská Street." - Laura
"To me, definitely Carpano. Apart from quality products, the service is very pleasant and in general, the place radiates ellegance & history." - Tomáš
"Pogo Urban Caffe at Urban's Tower and 'Šálka kávy' at northern end of Hlavná Street."
7. The best ice-cream?
"Mint ice-cream in Belgian chocolate place Urban caffe." - Ivka
8. The best cake?
"Choclate cake in Rozprávka café." - Marika
"Cheesecake at San Doménico." - Tomáš
9. The best place for a trip in the city?
"Watchtower is the best place to have a stroll, if you want to avoid masses of people. Even in winter, when it is closed, you can tak a charming walk in the woods and have a cup of hot tea under the Watchtower." - Táňa
10. The best place for a trip in the region?
"Betliar manor - but do not forget to stop at the Kaltenecker Brewery in Rožňava." - Roni
"Anička recreation area or gardening area in Krásna nad Hornádom." - Andy
"Jasov - Jasovská cave & monastery." - Tomáš
11. The most favourite event in Košice?
"Košice Gurmet Festival, Košice Wine Festival, Christmas markets, White Night (Nuit Blanche), Get rainbowed." - Roni
"It's only coming :)... You are all welcome at IIHF 2019." - Milo