Piesany (pronounced “PYESH-tah-nee”) is the biggest spa town in Slovakia, located 75 km north-east of Bratislava in the valley of the Váh river, while another short branch of the river creates a Spa island. The town is benefited by the opening to the south offering a warm and sunny temperate climate. The Piesany is very famous for its specialization in treatment ... More>of chronic rheumatic and arthritic diseases and post-accident lesions of joints and bones, of course, at truly affordable prices. It has been luring more Western Europe tourists lately. The town can be reached by car, train and air. To discovery some of its historic sites are also worthwhile.