ome people believe that the Turiec region, based on its name, was founded by the Turks. According to the eighteenth-century scholar, Matej Bel, Turiec was a huge lake that was drained by the Sarmatian king Turan.
Články / Competition
Welcome to another round of this year’s competition called From the Tatras to the Danube dedicated to diverse Slovak regions, their history and traditions. This month, we will visit Tekov.
In the sixth round, we will visit Orava.
One of the top stereotypes of Slovakia that is spread abroad is the picture of a sheep farm in Liptov region. Shepherds, sheep, wooden shepherd’s huts. As well as bright red embroidery and blueprint ap ...
We have already introduced you to Spiš, Šariš and Podpoľanie. Today Mária Mangová will take us to the northwestern corner of Slovakia, where the Kysuce region is located.
In the third round, we will visit Podpoľanie region.
Today, you will learn something about the region called Šariš.
In 2022, you will explore Slovakia with us! Within the “From the Tatras to the Danube” competition cycle, we will take you to ten different Slovak regions and tell you all about what makes them unique. ...
This year you had the chance to learn about the most famous myths and legends connected to Slovak castles and chateaux.
Within the "Once there was a castle..." competition series, we not only learn about some of the most beautiful Slovak historical landmarks, but also get to know some of the most famous myths and legend ...