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People were living near Piešťany in the Neolithic age

Among the newest findings is a circular burial, where the individual was interred in a crouched position.

5 7 2020 at 9:30 | Culture & lifestyle
Foreigners can have their say in the future look of Bratislava's iconic old bathhouse

Almost 80 architectural studious from 17 countries enrolled in the competition for refurbishment of the Grössling bathhouse.

2 7 2020 at 11:51 | Culture & lifestyle
Slovakia's 'rare' fascist monuments escape wave of statue removals

As the world takes disputed statues down, locals in Rajec and Čakajovce are not bothered by 'rare' fascist statues.

2 7 2020 at 11:37 | Culture & lifestyle
Alien black pines give way to original nature at Bratislava’s Devínska Kobyla

Planting trees is not always a good idea, say nature conservationists.

1 7 2020 at 17:17 | Culture & lifestyle
Top 10 July events in Slovakia

With events springing up across Slovakia, people should not forget about public health measures over the summer.

1 7 2020 at 7:00 | Culture & lifestyle
The famous history of Coburg Ironworks to be dusted off

Horehronie villages were booming in the 19th century thanks to the Coburgs.

30 6 2020 at 7:00 | Culture & lifestyle
Findings in Bratislava surprised archeologists: Vydrica disclosed remains of Arsenal

The developer of the new city district is seeking ways to incorporate the basement of the historical structure into their project.

27 6 2020 at 10:50 | Culture & lifestyle
‘Jurko the Outlaw’: Slovakia’s first animated feature

The 1977 fairy-tale reworking of outlaw legend Jánošík remains a classic.

25 6 2020 at 20:06 | Culture & lifestyle
Historic walls and well were discovered in Zvolen

They found the bases of the cemetery wall, which disappeared in 1811, near a road that divides the park from the church.

22 6 2020 at 13:15 | Culture & lifestyle