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Regularly updated information on travelling in Slovakia, including tips on the newest attractions and the traditional must-see sights. More information about travel in Slovakia can be found in our Spectacular Slovakia travel guide.

Domica cave will be used for speleotherapy

Another two Hungarian caves are involved in the project.Compiled by Spectator staff, 16. Nov 2019, at 9:35

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The tallest beeches in the world grow in Havešová in Poloniny

The national nature reserve is part of the Carpathian primaeval forest.Compiled by Spectator staff, 15. Nov 2019, at 6:35

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New towers near Hrhov are ideal for birdwatchers

Birdwatching in southern Slovakia is now easier.Compiled by Spectator staff, 13. Nov 2019, at 21:01

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Some hiking trails in the High Tatras are closed

The region has still much to offer.Compiled by Spectator staff, 13. Nov 2019, at 13:58

Colourful autumn in the Small Carpathians

See the vineyard or castle.Compiled by Spectator staff, 12. Nov 2019, at 13:10

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Where the wind steals your breath: Veľký Kriváň

The Malá Fatra mountain range offers a fairytale gorge and the most attractive ridge tour in Slovakia.Gabriela Psotková, Valéria Polovková11. Nov 2019, at 12:30

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Visiting Kremnica? Taste traditional potato-shaped sweets

The period manufactory has been opened to show to visitors popular sweets.Compiled by Spectator staff, 9. Nov 2019, at 9:30

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New lookout tower enhances area near a cave

More attractions are expected in the future.Compiled by Spectator staff, 8. Nov 2019, at 8:35

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Slovakia and the Czech Republic connected with new bridge

Crossing the border is easier for cyclists and pedestrians.Compiled by Spectator staff, 5. Nov 2019, at 14:05

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Museum of Beatles photographer is open now

It's the first such museum in the world.Kristína Mindáková4. Nov 2019, at 22:36

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Artefacts from Slanec castle return home

It should be possible to renew the extinct picture gallery and museum of the last owners of the Forgách house at the castle.Compiled by Spectator staff, 3. Nov 2019, at 9:30

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New attraction heightens beauty of Lipany

The town's newly-constructed lookout tower is 14.5 metres high and offers magnificent views of its surroundings.Compiled by Spectator staff, 2. Nov 2019, at 9:35

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Restaurant opened in Vlkolínec, luring with traditional cuisine

Tens of thousands of tourists from all around the world visit Vlkolínec every year. But there was no restaurant until now.Compiled by Spectator staff, 30. Oct 2019, at 13:19

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Raven’s rock offers beautiful views of autumn forests

Romantic village located nearby.Compiled by Spectator staff, 29. Oct 2019, at 13:52

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The ways of love: Želiezovce and Kolárovo

The summer residence of the Eszterházy family and a romantic water mill. Discover places in Nitra Region.Gabriela Psotková, Valéria Polovková29. Oct 2019, at 12:00

The manor house in Želiezovce.
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The changing face of Slovakia

Slovaks have lost the sense of innocence that I found in 1994, says Rick Zednik.Compiled by Spectator staff, 28. Oct 2019, at 13:30

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Take an autumn hike in the Mengusovská valley

The colourful trees lower down give way to magical mountains and snow.Compiled by Spectator staff, 26. Oct 2019, at 10:05

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Mountain climbers helped secure unstable Orava castle rock

Helicopters have also been used for the reconstruction.Compiled by Spectator staff, 23. Oct 2019, at 21:43

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