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Foreigners: Top 10 events in BratislavaVideo

Tips for the top 10 events in the capital between April 27 and May 6, plus regular services in different languages, training, temporary exhibitions and highlights of the year. Compiled by Spectator staff ,24. Apr 2018, at 22:39

Slovak film awards handed out, architects appraisedPhoto

Six of 17 possible awards went to block-buster The Line (Čiara), followed by The Little Habrour (Piata Loď). The Film Institute decided to celebrate lesser known film professions, and this year architects and set… Compiled by Zuzana Vilikovská ,24. Apr 2018, at 17:03

Peetr Bebjak receives the Sun in a Net award for The Line (the film got six prizes in total).

Slovak writer and film director Peter Krištúfek dies in a bus crash

The documentarist and writer, aged 44, was one of the two casualties of the fatal Monday crash between a bus and a truck. Compiled by Spectator staff ,24. Apr 2018, at 13:58

Peter Krištúfek

New lookout for plane spotters and photographersPhoto

The lookout at the Bratislava airport is accessible from the Vrakuňa (borough of Bratislava) side. Compiled by Spectator staff ,24. Apr 2018, at 13:50

Bratislava M.R. Štefánik airport's lookout.

Nová Cvernovka: Artists mortgaged their property, became managersPhoto

Photographer Šymon Kliman comments on his cooperation with the self-governing region and what they have planned for the future.By Marek Hudec23. Apr 2018, at 18:57

Leading personalities of Nadácia Cvernovka foundation: account manager Braňo Čavoj, director Vilo Csino and photographer Šymon Kliman. Designer Boris Meluš is not in the photo.

Psychologist: Sex scene was crucial in Ice Mother, RTVS did not understandPhoto

We did not use the full potential of the film, Hana Ševčíková said, reacting to a TV station editing out a scene for the TV version of the film.By Kristína Kúdelová23. Apr 2018, at 18:10

Psychologist Hana Ševčíková

Bratislava city gates unsealed, summer tourist season kicks offPhoto

The symbolic unsealing and opening of the Bratislava city gates on April 21 officially kicked off the summer tourist season in the Slovak capital. Compiled by Spectator staff ,23. Apr 2018, at 16:38

Bratislava gates and summer tourist seaosn opened April 21.
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Connecting modern comfort with tradition

A stay at the Danubia Gate Hotel is truly unforgettable due to the hotel’s perfect marriage of modern and historical.23. Apr 2018, at 6:00

Reconstruction of historic bridge stalled

The bridge cannot be repaired because of complicated property rights. Compiled by Spectator staff ,22. Apr 2018, at 7:45

25 years of making roof shingles by hand

He inherited the craft from his grandfather. Compiled by Spectator staff ,21. Apr 2018, at 7:30

Peter Kormoš

Slovak conductor with world record diesPhoto

He conducted choirs for the longest time in the world. Compiled by Spectator staff ,20. Apr 2018, at 7:25

Viliam Karmažin

Slovak Philharmonic plays a work by Slovak composer in national premierePhoto

The two concerts at the end of this week will he conducted by British Slovak Philharmonic principal conductor, James Judd and feature British pianist Stephen Hough. Compiled by Zuzana Vilikovská ,19. Apr 2018, at 19:43

Stephen Hough

Festival aims to build trust between foreigners and natives

After having shifted the attention to new minorities appearing in Slovakia, the 13th year of the “multicultural festival focusing on minorities”, fjúžn, aims to boost mutual trust. Compiled by Spectator staff ,19. Apr 2018, at 6:30

The Superar choir

Bratislava city days to open the 2018 tourist season this weekend

It's a tradition in the second half of April for the Slovak capital to offer a host of events and free admission to several venues. Compiled by Spectator staff ,18. Apr 2018, at 22:47

Bratislava City Days 2017

The Good Market returns to Jakubovo SquarePhoto

Visitors can again buy quality and hand-made goods and get to know the local community. Compiled by Spectator staff ,18. Apr 2018, at 18:54

The Good Market on Jakubovo Square

Nu Dance Fest focuses on anniversaries, Czech & Slovak collaborationPhoto

This time around the contemporary dance festival is offering the leitmotiv of Czechoslovakia, ongoing Czech and Slovak cooperation as well as Slovak collaboration with other countries, including Canada and Slovenia. Compiled by Zuzana Vilikovská ,18. Apr 2018, at 15:44

Nu Dance Fest 2018 - Clara Furey, Peter Jaško: Untied Tales (CA/SK)

Bratislava is up to date with the WestPhoto

Tourists will find many examples that prove Bratislava is a modern capital, catching up fast with its western-European counterparts - and not just in the food industry.Dominika Koštialiková18. Apr 2018, at 14:20

Visualisation of the Sky Park project by Zaha Hadid in Bratislava.

Foreigners: Top 10 events in BratislavaVideo

Tips for the top 10 events in the capital between April 20 and April 29, plus regular services in different languages, training, temporary exhibitions and highlights of the year. Compiled by Spectator staff ,17. Apr 2018, at 22:20

Coffee market

Run for fun in Bratislava

Running enthusiasts have a plethora of opportunities for running in Slovakia’s capital, be it a daily run or a big running event. Michaela Terenzani ,17. Apr 2018, at 16:00

Start of the marathon was already crammed.

The Záhoráčik tourist train starts its second season

The train connecting the westernmost municipality in Slovakia with a tourist destination, both in the Záhorie region around the capital, will start operating by the end of April. Compiled by Spectator staff ,17. Apr 2018, at 13:37

Záhoráčik train will continue after a successful season also in 2018.

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