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Foreigners: Events around SlovakiaPhoto

Tips for performances and other events in the Slovak regions between June 30 and July 9, including historical festivals, traditional crafts, night tours of a castle, Obstacle Course Racing, celebrations of the… Zuzana Vilikovská ,29. Jun 2017, at 15:26

Slavica Nitra 2016
The Stužica primeval forest, a UNESCO heritage site.

Old City Hall will host Japanese Day

Visitors will learn more about Japanese culture. Compiled by Spectator staff ,29. Jun 2017, at 6:58

Bratislava Sushi

Mozart abducted in SND by young performersPhoto

The last premiere of the season and the restored Opera Studio piece, The Abduction from the Seraglio by W.A. Mozart, has been staged by young singers and a director who tapped into this genre for the first time. Zuzana Vilikovská ,28. Jun 2017, at 22:59

Pasha Selim (Andrej Hryc)

Impressive archaeological site revealed under planned Bratislava ring roadPhoto

Archaelogists uncover the region's most extensive discovery of the past 80 years. Compiled by Spectator staff ,28. Jun 2017, at 14:02

The discovery close to Podunajské Biskupice

A new educational complex is open in Slovak ParadisePhoto

Both children and adults can learn more about the insects that live in the area. Compiled by Spectator staff ,28. Jun 2017, at 13:51

The numbers of chamois have dropped

But the decline in population is not dramatic, according to conservationists. Compiled by Spectator staff ,27. Jun 2017, at 22:23

The Tatra chamois

Foreigners: Events in Bratislava

Tips for performances and other events in the capital between June 30 and July 9, including concerts, parties, festivals, classical music, inline skating, exhibitions and more. Nina Francelová ,27. Jun 2017, at 21:15

Fat Joe

Church tower in Levoča will be open to visitorsPhoto

The climb offers a view of the historical part of the city. Compiled by Spectator staff ,27. Jun 2017, at 14:26

Church of St James in Levoča (l)

The Roma competitors

The Roma didn’t have an easy life during the Austro-Hungarian Empire, as they were barely tolerated by the majority of the population.By Branislav Chovan26. Jun 2017, at 19:40

Kremnica

Watermill Bohunice attracts tourists with its historyPhoto

The reconstructed mill is becoming more popular. Compiled by Spectator staff ,26. Jun 2017, at 13:28

Watermill in Bohunice

8,000 kilometres of Slovak nature in one videoVideo

Timelapse video of cameraman Majo Chudý shows beautiful spots of Slovakia. Compiled by Spectator staff ,25. Jun 2017, at 6:15

Watch the birds livePhoto

Life of birds at Vtáčí ostrov is possible to watch via webcam. Compiled by Spectator staff ,24. Jun 2017, at 6:05

EU cycling support topped second half

Applicants drew more than half of the funds in the first programme round. Peter Adamovsky ,23. Jun 2017, at 11:39

Cycling routes in Bratislava.

What does a big fat Slovak wedding look like?

Eating cock meat or noodles with human milk used to be a part of a Slovak wedding, but to most couples today, having a candy bar or professional photographer is more important than observing traditions. Nina Francelová ,23. Jun 2017, at 8:00

Illustrative stock photo

Spectacular Slovakia: Anti-Ottoman Bastion on filmVideo

Štiavnické Bane was the centre of the technical, cultural and religious education of the Austria-Hungary monarchy beginning in the 15th century. Compiled by Spectator staff ,23. Jun 2017, at 6:05

Foreigners: Events around SlovakiaPhoto

Tips for performances and other events in the Slovak regions between June 23 and July 2, including historical fencing bouts at a castle, shows of traditional crafts, music in an open-air museum, gold-digging in a… Zuzana Vilikovská ,22. Jun 2017, at 15:36

Medieval Days 2016 in Hlohovec

They earn thousands of euros – and are important even to politicians. Why are Youtubers so attractive?

Youtubers are among the most influential people of the younger generation. Apart from funny videos, they also point to social issues.By Lucia Krbatová21. Jun 2017, at 23:27

L-R: President Andrej kiska drievn in a video by the Youtuber Gogo.

Family singletrack will soon be opened close to BardejovVideo

The project is expected to help increase the number of visitors to the upper Šariš region. Compiled by Spectator staff ,21. Jun 2017, at 22:32

Bardejovské Kúpele

Magio Beach revisits the Danube embankment for its 11th season

Sand, concerts, films, sports, games, virtual reality and more until September 321. Jun 2017, at 11:10

Magio beach

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