WELCOME TO THE CASTLE COUNTRY! – TOP 20 CASTLES IN SLOVAKIA

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Various tourist guidebooks and promotional materials claim that Slovakia has the most castles per capita worldwide. This may come as a shock considering the size of the country. Regardless, the purpose of this article is not to examine the truth … Continued

TOP 13 MEDIEVAL TOWNS IN SLOVAKIA EVERY HISTORY BUFF SHOULD VISIT!

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Catastrophe for the Kingdom of Hungary followed when in 1526 the Turks defeated King Louis Jagellon at the battle of Moháč. Many towns on the territory of modern-day Hungary, Croatia and Serbia were totally destroyed, villages plundered, precious monuments devastated. It … Continued

25 reasons to visit Slovakia

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Indeed a small country, barely the size of Louisiana, but a lifetime may not be long enough to explore the long list of places to see. Unbelievable? Just come and see the plethora of castles, zounds of caves, spas, many tremendous national … Continued