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  • 10 most beautiful castle ruins in Slovakia

    Their walls experienced conquereurs, unprecedented luxury, dangerous deseases, legendary loves as well as destructive fires. Nowadays, they mutely witness to often turbulent history of Slovakia, however having a lot to tell with their supertemporal beauty.
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  • 10 romantic destinations in Slovakia

    Are you looking for romantic places to spend moments with your beloved, where no masses of tourists or work over-motivated individuals would disturb you? These quiet corners of Slovakia should not disappoint you. 
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  • Blue eyes of the Slovak mountains

    The Tatra lakes are called tarns. They are the "eyes" of the Tatras and together with the Tatra peaks create a picturesque scenery. Each of the tarns will fascinate the visitors with their specific colour resulting from their location and the shade of the surrounding mountain background.
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  • Country Holidays

    Many people have good memories of their childhood spent in the country. Such experiences are usually unforgettable. In spite of this, most city people do not have the possibility of returning to them actively. That is why the country tourism and agro tourism are becoming a very important branch of the tourism industry.
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  • Experiences in the air and on the water

    Let's fly into the heights and delight in the unusual angle of the ground or drift along the river while enjoying the surroundings. In Slovakia, you have a lot to choose from.
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  • How Our Ancestors Used to Live

    In the age of computers and fast cars you can think about how our ancestors used to live. They lived a practical life in harmony with nature. You can see this with your own eyes in the museums of folk architecture still inhabited by people – Čičmany and Vlkolínec or you can just visit the open-air museums which have not only traditional houses, furnishings and equipment but which offer also the Slovak handicrafts demonstrations.
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  • How to see a lot and not get too tired

    Do you want to discover a city but does it mean too much walking for you? Take advantage of one of our tourist trains, which will spare your feet as well as time. And not only that. There are other recreational means of transport, which offer attractive experiences without too much effort.
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  • Sheepfolds, farms and ranches of the Slovak countryside

    There is no doubt that to a perfect country holiday belong domestic animals, nature, grandmothers good cuisine and activities, which are hardly known by the children from towns. Ride a horse, drink fresh cow milk, play hide and seek in the mown hay or play catch on the endless green meadows. And that is just a small part of the adventures, which can be experienced during a stay on a farm.
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  • Specialities of the Slovak meadows and forests

    Slovak nature is a big attraction for visitors from close and far away countries as well. Not only because more than the third of its territory is occupied by forests, but also because in a relatively small area you can find many different species of plants and vestures, out of which many of them are world unique.
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  • Symbol of the Tatras and other mobile treasures

    Each tourist, who is wandering along the paths of the High Tatras, deep inside his heart believes that he shall see it – as the reflection of his silhouette waves on the clear surface of the tarn, or as it merrily jumps on the sharp cliffs. You are asking of whom? Of course of the Tatra chamois considered as the symbol of the Slovak high mountains.
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  • The beauty preserved in wood

    Some of the most interesting and important reflections of the past in Slovakia can also be seen in its sacral architecture. In addition to the many fine examples in towns, anyone will be enchanted by the picturesque wooden churches mostly found throughout rural Eastern Slovakia. Simply because the wooden churches in Slovak part of Carpathians are unique sacral treasures.
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  • Unique sacral treasures from wood

    The wooden churches represent one of the best examples of European wooden religious architecture from the late Middle Ages to the end of 18th century. They represent a unique example of synthesis of two major cultures – Eastern and Western, Byzantine and Latin.
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  • Wandering through sheepfolds in Liptov

    Picturesque mountain meadows and high mountains have been an ideal environment since time immemorial for the development of shepherding in the Liptov region. As well as breeding sheep for wool, milk and milk products, shepherd’s huts produced their own specific folklore and clothing. This survives even today in a more modern form.
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  • What can Smolenice offer

    From the tower of the romantic castle, from the fort Molpír, or from any of the surrounding hills you will have a view of the picturesque village situated in the foothills of the mountains Little Carpathians. On the edge of Trnava valley lies the village Smolenice which offers a wide variety of leisure activities for its visitors.
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  • Wooden churches of UNESCO World Heritage

    An ideal position at the heart of Europe, a history spanning millennia, and the influence of neighbouring nations have all left Slovakia with a manifold cultural heritage. Through the territory of what is today Slovakia ran an imaginary border of two cultures, occidental and oriental.
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