Open Air Museum in Pribylina

Do you like the picturesque atmosphere of open-air museums? When touching the wooden walls of old houses, you feel the breath of times gone with the wind. What kind of people were sleeping on these narrow beds? What was running through heads of women when cooking a modest lunch in their brick ovens? What troubled the […]

Hiking Slovakia with kids

Slovakia is an ideal hiking spot for families with children of all age groups. Today I´m bringing you three tips for short hike trips in western Slovakia. Haluzice gorge (Haluzická tiesňava) It is a Slovakian natural landmark situated in White Carpatian mountains. It was declared a natural heritage in 1963, spreading over an area of 3.5 […]

Five reasons to visit Slovakia

Slovakia is a beautiful small country situated right in geographical heart of Europe. Its neighboring countries are Czech Republic, Austria, Poland, Hungary and Ukraine. Slovakia is about 49,000 square kilometers (19,000 sq mi) big and it has over 5 million inhabitants – mostly ethnic Slovaks. Its capital and the largest city is Bratislava. The official language here is Slovak […]

Where to get pampered in Slovakia – Kongres&Spa Hotel Kaskády****, Sliač

Kongres&Spa Hotel Kaskády**** is set in the picturesque surroundings of the beautiful north-western part of Zvolen basin – Sielnica village in the heart of Slovakia. View of the surrounding Kremnica hills undoubtedly contributes to the feeling of harmony and relaxation.  The lobby and reception of the hotel look very luxurious and spacious. Visitors will appreciate […]