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Tourists to get information also in English at city transport

To help the ever more tourists that come to Bratislava, names of crucial stops – e.g. terminal stops or those in and around city centre – will be announced in two languages. Compiled by Spectator staff ,19. Jan 2017, at 13:37

A new bus stop has also been added in the city centre.

Snow Nativity in High TatrasPhoto

Near Rainer’s Cottage in the High Tatras stands a Nativity scene made from snow. Compiled by Spectator staff ,12. Jan 2017, at 12:20

Poprad among Guardian’s top winter city breaks

The list also contains cities like Baden-Baden, Poznan or Åre-Östersund. Compiled by Spectator staff ,13. Dec 2016, at 12:53

AquaCity in Poprad offers warm waters and splendid views of the High Tatra.

Bratislava reports increase in visitors

The representative Glass Hall can now host social and cultural events for business people Compiled by Spectator staff ,6. Dec 2016, at 16:22

The Glass Hall in the Primate’s Palace

Slovak travel agency offers trips to Chernobyl

More Slovaks travel to the place of the nuclear disaster to experience an adrenaline holiday with a dosimeter. Compiled by Spectator staff ,1. Dec 2016, at 23:16

The exploded nuclear reactor Chernobyl is getting a new shelter.

SACR to be scrapped

The Transport Ministry has not explained the reasons yet. Compiled by Spectator staff ,22. Nov 2016, at 22:44

Slovakia has excellent natural conditions for tourism.

Czech tourist dies after fall in the High Tatras

Mountain rescue warns about the winter conditions in the High Tatras. Compiled by Spectator staff ,14. Nov 2016, at 22:14

Illustratory stock photo

Blog: Pressburg, Pozsony or Post-communism - what is Bratislava?

The story of Bratislava is peculiar, but not because of our history connected to Austria-Hungarian empire and Habsburgs but because Bratislava can amaze visitors by its growth and changes it experienced during 20th…Braňo Chrenka11. Nov 2016, at 13:10

Bratislava

Summer posted a record number of tourists

Slovakia saw a record increase particularly in the number of tourists from Israel. Compiled by Spectator staff ,2. Nov 2016, at 13:18

Hiking in Tatras is popular

European Tourism Forum in Bratislava looks at security and digitisation

Within its Presidency of the Council of the European Union, Slovakia hosted the most important European event in the field of tourism – the 15th European Tourism Forum (ETF). Compiled by Spectator staff ,12. Oct 2016, at 13:41

Transport Minister Árpád Érsek

July posts records in tourism

Slovakia is attractive not only for locals but also for foreigners. Compiled by Spectator staff ,4. Oct 2016, at 12:59

Swimming pool on the shore of Zemplínska šírava (dam)

Hands-on project helps students care about nature

In order to help primary school students become more interested in the outdoors and nature, one school utilized a hands-on project to engage their interest with insect hotels and cultivated crops. Compiled by Spectator staff ,2. Oct 2016, at 15:13

Pupils created natural school garden in Michalovce, illustrative stock photo.

Instead of dog urinals, an off-leash dog park

The municipal office of Poprad is preparing a pilot project, building an off-leash dog park and as well as a dog shelter. Compiled by Spectator staff ,1. Oct 2016, at 7:15

Preparing project, building an off-leash dog park, illustrative stock photo.

European natural wonder on post stamp

The new post stamp named “Beauties of our country: Herľany Geyser” was published last week by The Slovak Post with a value of 0,80 €. Compiled by Spectator staff ,29. Sep 2016, at 14:37

Herľany Geyser

Foreigners: Events in Bratislava

Tips for performances and other events in the capital between September 30 and October 9, including festivals, concerts, figure skating, exhibitions and more. Adriana Petková ,28. Sep 2016, at 18:09

Bratislava Hot Serenaders

Stories from the Tatra Hotel Lomnica

Memories of the hotel are being collected, from paraphernalia to stories, and they need your help. Compiled by Spectator staff ,25. Sep 2016, at 7:15

Tatra Hotel Lomnica before reconstruction

Slovak hair stylists won worldwide competitionPhoto

Slovak hair stylists came out on top of 44 countries at the the 70th year of the worldwide creative hair styling competition. Adriana Petková ,24. Sep 2016, at 7:00

Winning Slovak team Miroslava Stroková and Sean Kasumovič

Successful end of a trip around the world by bike

Slovak cyclist circled the world and traveled over 66,000 kilometers. Compiled by Spectator staff ,22. Sep 2016, at 10:59

Karol Voltemar came back to Slovakia, illustrative stock photo.

Market in Brussels presented Slovak folklore, traditions and talents

Last weekend in Brussels the office of the Bratislava Self-Governing Region hosted the Slovak Pop Up Design Market, which presented works by young Slovak designers inspired by folklore, traditions and nature. Compiled by Spectator staff ,18. Sep 2016, at 8:30

the Slovak EU Council Presidency

Brestov Cave accessible after ten yearsPhoto

Visitors can await not only an aesthetic experience but also one with adrenaline. Compiled by Spectator staff ,17. Sep 2016, at 8:00

Entrance to the Brestov Cave

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