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Nina Francelová

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Do you know what Slovakia and Slovenia have in common?

Confusing Slovakia and Slovenia is a mistake that occurs even in top politics.14. Mar 2018, at 19:54

Slovakia and Slovenia

The life of a foreigner in Slovakia can be a reason to laugh

Iranian living in Bratislava founded a group of foreigners performing stand-up comedy in English, for locals and foreigners living in the city.28. Feb 2018, at 20:50

Siavash came with the idea of stand-up comedy in English.

Who do Slovaks marry the most among foreigners?

Mixed marriages are still quite rare among Slovaks compared to elsewhere in the EU. Slovak women are more likely to marry foreigners than Slovak men. Here is why.21. Feb 2018, at 16:49

Fake news: Do young Slovaks believe what they read?Video

Fact-checking does not suffice and it is necessary to work with values young people believe in, says analyst.14. Feb 2018, at 15:30

Young people cannot imagine life without the internet or mobiles.

Slovak scientist in the US: Slovak science needs more than just money to thrive

It seems as if we do not want skilled scientists to return home, says Dominika Truban, who founded a platform connecting Slovak researchers abroad and at home.23. Jan 2018, at 17:30

Dominika Truban

Do you know where to enjoy an offline holiday in Slovakia?Photo

You don’t need to travel far, Slovakia can also be a destination for an offline holiday or a trip to the middle of nowhere.29. Dec 2017, at 7:55

Are the Tatra mountain lakes disappearing?Video

Tatra nature is slowly changing, both naturally and due to humans.28. Dec 2017, at 21:49

Štrbské pleso

What’s new in Slovakia’s ski resorts?Photo

Ski season has already started, so take a look at what some of the ski resorts have prepared for visitors this year.22. Dec 2017, at 16:10

Slovak Christmas - traditional and newPhoto

A chain around the table legs and waiting for a golden pig. Some old Christmas traditions survive to this day and others have disappeared.8. Dec 2017, at 9:45

Fujara teacher in the US: Americans are enchanted by the instrumentVideo

Unique Slovak musical instrument draws attention abroad, also thanks to Czechoslovak expatriate Bob Rychlik.30. Nov 2017, at 16:47

Owner of award-winning travel agency: some tourists did not expect internet connection in SlovakiaPhoto

Many tourists head to Slovakia because of mountain peaks and national parks. Erik Ševčík founded a travel agency that specialises in adventures in nature. Lately, his effort has caught the attention of Luxury Travel…23. Nov 2017, at 17:40

Erik Ševčík

Planning to settle in Slovakia? You will need to speak some Slovak

Free language courses available for foreigners living in the capital.14. Nov 2017, at 20:56

Illustrative stock photo

Pub quiz: Take your friends, order drinks and put your heads togetherPhoto

English pub quizzes found in Bratislava too.9. Nov 2017, at 9:35

Bring your own package? A new kind of shopping comes to Slovakia tooPhoto

Zero-waste shopping is not an easy undertaking in Slovakia, but shops following the idea have recently emerged and are slowly gaining popularity.10. Oct 2017, at 19:33

European award-winning physics teacher: Let students experiment

Author of several physical course books and co-founder of the Centre for the Popularisation of Physics says nature sciences open many doors for those who study them.4. Oct 2017, at 8:00

Jozef Beňuška

Slovak hairdressers belong to world elitePhoto

They took third place at World Cup.1. Oct 2017, at 7:20

Slovak team of hairdressers, consisting of Sean Kasumovič, Miroslava Stroková and Simona Urbanová

He was tortured and persecuted. Titus Zeman is now blessedPhoto

Sticking someone’s head into a bucket of excrement was one way the communists treated clerics.28. Sep 2017, at 8:30

Titus Zeman in prison

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