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Jesse "The Body" Ventura is Slovak

Jesse Ventura, the former professional wrestler-turned recording artist-turned politician, won a surprise victory in the governor's race in the state of Minnesota (November 3). He beat St. Paul Mayor Norm Coleman and Skip Humphrey, the son of the former Senator and US Vice-President.

Ventura's real birth-name is Jesse Janoš. He is a second-generation Slovak.

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The open-air exhibition about the Old Market Hall

Rare historical photos uncover the story of Bratislava's Old Market Hall

Bratislava owes its rich market history to its location on the crossroads of ancient trade routes.


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The Devil's Viaduct near Tisovec.

From the archive: Little Switzerland awaits exploration

Tisovec, a town in central Slovakia, remains undiscovered at large.


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Gerulata in Bratislava - Rusovce

Another UNESCO world heritage site in Slovakia dates back to the Roman Empire

The western part of the Danube Limes is now listed on the World Heritage List.


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