Sweden: General facts

Political system: constitutional monarchyCapital: StockholmTotal area: 528,447 square kilometresPopulation: 9.1 millionOfficial language: SwedishCurrency: Swedish krona (SEK)

Political system: constitutional monarchy
Capital: Stockholm
Total area: 528,447 square kilometres
Population: 9.1 million
Official language: Swedish
Currency: Swedish krona (SEK)

Source: www.visitsweden.com, www.svedsko.org

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Will the 'Old Bridge' retain its name?

There are also humorous proposals, including ‘the Ugly Bridge’, ‘the Useless Bridge’, ‘the Bridge of Paté Eating Warriors’.

The new 'Old Bridge' in Bratislava.

SNG under reconstruction, finally Photo

The resulting premises should become a sort of cultural centre in downtown Bratislava just next to the Danube river, connecting the national gallery with the street life of the capital.

Visualisation of the SNG after reconstruction

Countrywide events

Tips for events in Slovakia between February 5 and 14, including a lot of music - classical, world, jazz, rock; operas, carnival feasts, ballet, a tennis cup, indoor bike show, non-stop skating marathon, exhibitions…

DownMall bike show to take place in Central.

Blog: Then I felt like a doctor who lost a patient

Helena does not have any academic title before or after her name. She is a Roma healthcare assistant. She belongs to my “other Slovakia” – the open, enthusiastic, and daring one.

Roma settlement in Markušovce