Culture & lifestyle

On January 22, Slovakia marked 70 years since the birth of Ondrej Nepela, a legend of Slovak and world figure skating. In the early 1970s, he was the world’s best skater. At the 1972 Winter Olympics, held in Japan, Nepela won a gold medal. He died at the age of 38 in Germany in 1989.
The State Theatre Košice has premiered a new ballet performance about Rudolf Nureyev online. 22. jan22. Jan 2021, at 11:48
Director Peter Bebjak on the scene
The film is a Slovak candidate for the Oscars. 21. jan21. Jan 2021, at 17:49
The winning design of renewed Grössling bathhouse by OPPS Architettura
The historical Grössling complex to acquire new functions. 19. jan19. Jan 2021, at 13:38
Ján Nepomucký, Orava's favourite saint, has often been put up on pillars near the roads. 18. jan18. Jan 2021, at 12:05
The Art Noveau Roland's Palace is one of the most beautiful buildings flanking the Main Square in Bratislava
Roland Café will not return. 15. jan15. Jan 2021, at 15:07
A man wearing a face covering sits in an armchair on the snow-covered Main Street in Košice on January 13, 2021.
An award-winning design by a Slovak architect and a trip to Zádielska dolina valley. Here’s your latest roundup. 15. jan15. Jan 2021, at 12:32
Check out our gallery. 13. jan13. Jan 2021, at 11:50
This place, part of Ovsištské Lúky (Ovsište Meadows) in Petržalka, is still Bratislava.
Walks along the Danube bank offer a feeling of being far from the city rush. 12. jan12. Jan 2021, at 14:32
Prototype of the station
Her design is inspired by water animals and plants. 12. jan12. Jan 2021, at 11:36
In the image from February 2013, the mountain porter Rastislav Koriščák carries a new washing machine on his back to the Zamkovský Mountain Hut in the High Tatras.
Post-lockdown travel tips and the most common names and surnames in Slovakia feature in the roundup too. 8. jan8. Jan 2021, at 12:31
New Year´s Eve fireworks in Bratislava
Exploring two phrases shaping Slovak culture. 8. jan8. Jan 2021, at 9:00
Eva Račická is now looking for a lawyer who will help her end an unhappy chapter of her life.
The popular street-magazine vendor, Eva Račická, lost the roof over her head due to a failure of justice. 7. jan7. Jan 2021, at 11:44
YouTube also published the most-watched videos of last year, dancing hamsters stealing the show. 5. jan5. Jan 2021, at 12:42
The new path is an alternative to the busy asphalt route above the Rača borough in Bratislava.
The new trail bypasses a busy asphalt road in the Small Carpathians above the Borough of Rača. 4. jan4. Jan 2021, at 13:50
Illustrative stock photo
Many surnames are linked to professions. 4. jan4. Jan 2021, at 11:52
Archaeologist Mária Hudáková with the precious Celtic statuette.
Archaeologist talks about how the precious statuette was found in Spiš. 27. dec27. Dec 2020, at 11:02
Matej Drlička (August 1, 2020)
He wants to create an online streaming platform for all plays and concerts of all ensembles. 23. dec23. Dec 2020, at 16:37
Enea Grazioso Lanfranconi
Italian engineer E. G. Lanfranconi redesigned the Danube’s riverbed in Bratislava. 22. dec22. Dec 2020, at 18:59
Christmas trees began appearing in the squares during the First Czechoslovak Republic and there is a touching Christmas story behind it.
However, the story of Rudolf Těsnohlídek, the man behind the idea, is full of tragedy. 22. dec22. Dec 2020, at 18:44
She has been baking for more than 20 years. See the gallery. 21. dec21. Dec 2020, at 11:59