“Once there was a castle…” - Second round

“Once there was a castle…” - Second round

Dear listeners, we are back with the second round of our new competition series called „Once there was a castle…" dedicated to the most famous legends linked to Slovak castles and palaces. The first round broadcasted in February and the second round you are just about to hear were prepared by our colleague Kristína Hanáková. At the end of each round we will ask you a question and at the end of the month we will draw one winner from all the correct answers we receive. Well, are you ready? Let the second round dedicated to the legends of Trenčín Castle begin!


Trenčín Castle, the landmark of the town of Trenčín, is part of the Slovak national heritage that attracts attention of many visitors, not only from Slovakia but also from abroad. If you have listened to the legends of Trenčín castle carefully, you will know the answer to the following question:

Around how many years did it take to dig the well at Trenčín castle?

Send us your answers by 29 March to our email address englishsection@rtvs.sk
or via regular post to Radio Slovakia International, RTVS, Mlynska dolina, 84545 Bratislava, Slovakia.

Nice prizes are awaiting you, so good luck!

Romana Grajcarová, Photo: TASR