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Painter and illustrator Miroslav Cipár died at the age of 86 on November 8, 2021.
Painter Miroslav Cipár, who was born in northern Slovakia, died early November. Peter Getting18. Nov 2021, at 10:21
The remnants of the Iron Curtain in Bratislava.
People running from the Communist-era Czechoslovakia searched for holes, either physical or those in the guarding system. 16. Nov 2021, at 15:32
Brownlee & Spyres
Is there a better Rossini tenor than Lawrence Brownlee? The upcoming Bratislava concert has the answer.
15. Nov 2021, at 7:05
The company Film Europe opened its first cinema Edison Filmhub in 2019 in Prague, the Czech Republic.
The first Edison Filmhub opened in Prague in 2019, and the second will open in the Slovak capital next year. 14. Nov 2021, at 9:15
A Germanic prince, whose tomb was found in 2005 in Poprad, grew up in the Spiš region, but he spent most of his short life in the Mediterranean region.
The ancient tomb was to be displayed in the Podtatranské Museum in Poprad this year. 13. Nov 2021, at 9:15
Darina Bancíková
Darina Bancíková, the first female pastor ordained in Slovakia, faced many barriers during her lifetime under the communist regime. 13. Nov 2021, at 8:05
The symbolically closed Slovak-Austrian border.
The Weekend of Closed Borders will include the commemoration of the victims of the Iron Curtain. 12. Nov 2021, at 13:57
Exterior of the historical building on Rudnay Square in Bratislava after its reconstruction.
Spend your weekend hiking in the Low Tatras, but read the latest culture and travel stories first. 12. Nov 2021, at 8:31
Ameena and  Flowers by Maxime Ballesteros.
The Month of Photography festival takes place in Bratislava throughout November. Radoslava Baňovič Morongová11. Nov 2021, at 16:09
Removing overgrown pioneer woods and rubbish from the former Csáky's garden centre.
Volunteers are clearing neglected Csáky garden centre in Prievoz of overgrown greenery and rubbish. 11. Nov 2021, at 15:09
Miroslav "Meky" Žbirka in 2018
Slovaks and Czechs mourn the death of popular singer Miroslav “Meky” Žbirka. 11. Nov 2021, at 11:33
Rivers are the arteries of the country. Water is essential for life, and yet its pollution is one of the most serious environmental threats, said conservationist Miroslav Očadlík from WWF Slovakia.
While estrogen-exposed male fish are feminised, crayfish on antidepressants are more aggressive when hunting. Peter Getting10. Nov 2021, at 14:52
Spanish illustrator Elena Odriozola won the BIB Golden Apple in 2015.
Take a peek into the world of Elena Odriozola, the Spanish illustrator who won the Bratislava Illustration Biennial 2021 Grand Prix. Natália Pikna9. Nov 2021, at 17:57
Miroslav Cipár, May 2020
He was also an important figure during the revolution in 1989. 9. Nov 2021, at 17:36
Stolpersteine honouring the Keme family are installed on the Slovak National Uprising Square in Banská Bystrica on October 31, 2012.
Ján Vančo and his family hid insurgents and Jews in their cellars after the 1944 uprising. 9. Nov 2021, at 11:16
New design of sidewalk paving in Bratislava.
The new patterns were inspired by prominent Slovak artists. 5. Nov 2021, at 11:43
Most hiking trails in the High Tatras were closed on the first day of November.
Dive into the latest travel, culture and ice hockey stories, starting with the chamois of the Tatras. 5. Nov 2021, at 10:44
McDonald's and former milk bar at Hviezdoslavovo Square
Some places in Slovakia continue serving the same purpose they had before 1989. 3. Nov 2021, at 20:50
Art Gallery of Považie in Žilina
Paintings and usable art objects are the most sought-after. 2. Nov 2021, at 11:21
Hotel Damian in the Jasná Ski Resort is the absolute 2021 Brutus winner.
See the worst and best of this year's Slovak architecture. 30. Oct 2021, at 9:05
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