Slovakia

About Slovakia

Slovakia is a country in Europe. If you are considering to visit Slovakia or if you are traveling here now, you will find here useful and fun blog posts written by other travelers that have been visiting Slovakia.

Sights in Bratislava - Primate's Palace The Biveros Effect 29d

The Primate's Palace, or Primaciálny palác as it is in Slovak, is one of the more prominent…

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Exploring Slovakia - Banská Štiavnica, Banskobystrický Kraj The Biveros Effect 34d

It is said that Banská Štiavnica is probably the most beautiful town in Slovakia. This UNESCO World…

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Sights in Bratislava - the Border Tripoint The Biveros Effect 126d

Where there was once an Iron Curtain there is today open borders. That is the case with the…

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Sights in Bratislava - Old Slovak National Theater The Biveros Effect 130d

The Old Slovak National Theater on Hviezdoslav Square in Bratislava is an impressive tourist…

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Exploring Slovakia - Hronsek, Banskobystrický Kraj The Biveros Effect 156d

Small but cozy - Hronsek is a village between Zvolen and Banská Bystrica. Read more about its…

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Grand Cru Wine Club and Gallery - Number One in Bratislava Txiki Tales 159d

A review of our evening of wine tasting at the Grand Cru Wine Club and Gallery in Bratislava,…

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Sights in Bratislava - Old Town Hall The Biveros Effect 244d

The Old Town Hall, on the Main Square, is one of the more prominent buildings in Bratislava's…

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Sights in Bratislava - Bunker BS-3 “Paseka" The Biveros Effect 271d

Slightly before the second world war, Czechoslovakia built several fortifications along its…

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Sights in Bratislava - Bunker BS-2 “Mulda" The Biveros Effect 272d

Bunker BS-2 is located in the Pečianská forest and one of the bunkers that are harder to reach.…

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Exploring Slovakia - Beckov, Trenčiansky Kraj The Biveros Effect 283d

There are few places in Europe that can offer magnificent castle ruins as the small village of…

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Remembering the Old Times - Siaf in Sliač 2013 The Biveros Effect 312d

Join Jesper as he looks back on a trip to the 2013 Slovak International Air Fest or SIAF in Sliač.…

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Exploring Slovakia - Zvolen, Banskobystrický Kraj The Biveros Effect 313d

Driving into the town of Zvolen reminds a bit of arriving in the capital Bratislava - what will…

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Exploring Slovakia - Donovaly, Banskobystrický Kraj The Biveros Effect 323d

In the western part of what makes out the two national parks - Greater Fatra and Low Tatras - you…

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Sights in Bratislava - Most Apollo The Biveros Effect 336d

Most Apollo is one out of three bridges that connect the center of Bratislava with the neighborhood…

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Sights in Bratislava - Obchodná The Biveros Effect 340d

Obchodná is one of the main pedestrian streets in Bratislava. If you visit the city, you will…

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Sights in Bratislava - Námestie Ľudovíta Štúra The Biveros Effect 344d

In Bratislava, follow in the footsteps of Ľudovít Štúr: Slovak reformer, politician, poet,…

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Sights in Bratislava - Bunker Bs-6 "Vrba" The Biveros Effect 350d

There was a time - not that long ago - when a big war was fast approaching on the European…

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Sights in Bratislava - Napoleon's Army Soldier The Biveros Effect 352d

Once Napoleon visited Bratislava, now only the statue depicting one of his men remains. Have you…

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Sights in Bratislava - Bunker Bs-9 "Kittsee" The Biveros Effect 356d

One of the less famous attractions is the string of bunkers that run along the border between…

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