Cleaner air, longer life and safer than before. Slovakia has changed in its 25 years

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Bird's eye view of Bratislava's Old Town.Bird's eye view of Bratislava's Old Town. (Source: Spectacular Slovakia Travel Guide)

1. The big return

A scientist who returned to Slovakia after 19 years writes about the 10 things she does not miss about America.

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2. A big fight in the capital

Hooligans had a fight in downtown Bratislava this summer. This is how they destroyed the city centre.

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3. Will Bratislava be like Vienna?

One of my enduring fears about Slovakia is that one day it will turn into Austria. James Thomson writes about Bratislava's new parking policy.

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4. The president's story

Zuzana Čaputová took a long time to decide if she should go into politics at all. Read the story of Slovakia's first female president.

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