Bratislava will dress up in rainbow colours this August again, for the seventh time. This will be for the Bratislava Dúhový Pride diversity festival. But the colours of the rainbow are less bright in the regions,…
Zaha Hadid incorporated the area’s only remaining memorial to the industrial age of Bratislava into the project.
Tips for the top 10 events in the capital between August 18 and August 27, as well as regular services in different languages, training for foreigners in English and highlights of the year.
In central Slovakia, there is one also suitable for beginners. Here are some of the views it offers.
This year’s exhibition has more discussions with experts and a family programme.
Tips for performances and other events in Slovak regions between August 18 and 27, including an air show, a multi-genre urban festival, a clown show, a festival of teamsters, a golf tournament, and a lot of music.
Here is a list of tips by an experienced tour guide - including things you have probably not tried before.
Dispute over controversial Pezinok waste dump, which started 18 years ago, continues.
Education minister steps down following Fico’s call, Danko not ruling out he might leave politics.
The sauna built in Šumiac by miller Michal Demo after returning from Russian captivity was the first one not just in Slovakia but in the entire former Czechoslovakia. Now it can be saved and re-used.
After past similar events in other regions, now western Slovakia, mostly the Bratislava and Trnava regions, were hit by a storm and whirlwind amounting to a cyclone on the evening of August 10.
Though there is no obvious link between the criticism and the decision to scrap the subsidy, there are some indications.
The mayor of the eastern-Slovak city could lose his job.
On August 19, a rainbow flag will fly over the US Embassy in Bratislava to represent the firm commitment of the United States to defending the human rights of LGBTI people, writes Ambassador Sterling.
Peter Kolesár sees all the shortcomings of the current situation in Slovakia, but he remains optimistic about the innovation potential of the country and its future development.
Andrej Danko says he has had enough of the coalition agreement. The question of the week is: why?
Such events celebrate the contributions to society by LGBTI persons and affirm respect for everyone.
President Andrej Kiska and Prime Minister Robert Fico offered condolences to victims' families and the country.
Justice minister is calling for more conversations on the topic.
This regularly updated feature on hiking in Slovakia provides tips on "hidden" routes and top hiking trips.