Olympijské hry 2020
Olympijské hry 2020

Články / Society

Rainierova chalet and its famous resident

Rainierova chalet and its famous resident

Ján Juraj Rainer understood that visitors are especially attracted by the mountains and the opportunity to walk and hike in them. And that brings us to the chalet he built there in the second half of ...

Tourist Atlas of Slovakia re-issued after 16 years

Tourist Atlas of Slovakia re-issued after 16 years

The long-awaited Tourist Atlas of Slovakia that was re-issued after 16 years has a scale of 1:50 000 and is designed to enable quicker and more accurate planning of trips across Slovakia.

Slovakia not usually first choice for migrants

Slovakia not usually first choice for migrants

Slovakia is not usually the country of first choice for labour migrants, according to a survey carried out by the International Organisation for Migration's (IOM) among non-EU citizens

Future of Košice region being shaped

Future of Košice region being shaped

Although the town of Košice, located in the eastern part of the country, is the second largest town in Slovakia, in terms of GDP the Košice region has been long considered one of the poorest Slovak reg ...

Unbearable bear situation?

Unbearable bear situation?

In mid-June, Slovakia may have registered its first fatality of a bear encounter in the past 100 years. Is the situation with bears in the Slovak forests really so critical?

75 years of the British Council in Bratislava

75 years of the British Council in Bratislava

Providing informal soirees with conversation about fishing in the late 1940s or teaching Slovak politicians English in the 1990s. Movie screenings, a library as well as medical consultations. Those w ...