Slovakia – White Lady of Levoca

Slovakia - White Lady of LevocaThe legend of the White Lady of Levoca says that a beautiful woman lived in the city.  Her name was Julianna Korponay.  Popular myth is that she was money and power hungry and she sold the town to the enemy that was outside the walls by leading them into the city through the secret underground passages that were built to supply the city with water during periods of siege. Her betrayal was punished and she was built into one of the walls in the underground.