#01 Bratislava

Try out the chic coffeehouses and cool underground bars

#02 Banksá Štiavnica

Climb a volcano or swim in a mine.

#03 High Tatras

Admire the majesty of Slovakia’s highest peaks

#04 Levoča

Explore the crumbling backstreets of this beautiful walled town

#05 Spiš Castle

Step into the Middle Ages at this atmospheric pile

#06 Košice

Enjoy this laidback and youthful southern city

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10 great winter destinations in Eastern Europe

10 great winter destinations in Eastern Europe

Forget the plummeting temperatures and long dark nights, winter is a hugely rewarding season in which to visit Eastern Europe. Frozen rivers, frosty branches an…

28 Nov 2016 • Jonathan Bousfield insert_drive_file Article
Bratislava: it's high time you discovered Slovakia’s capital

Bratislava: it's high time you discovered Slovakia’s capital

“Little Big City” proclaims the sign on the side of Bratislava’s trams. It’s certainly right about the first, Slovakia’s capital is dinky compared wit…

29 Jun 2015 • Alice Park insert_drive_file Article
Amazing images of Slovakia

Amazing images of Slovakia

Slovakia borders with Poland, the Czech Republic, Austria, Hungary and Ukraine. It's home to a diverse population scattered across mountains, lakes, forests an…

04 Aug 2014 • Lottie Gross insert_drive_file Article
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