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Viva Musica! Festival offers exclusive musical projects performed by top-level artists from Slovakia and abroad each year. There are also concerts full of casual entertainment, no tie dress code and so-called “noble” boredom of which people are usually scared of at the thought of classical music. Since its opening year, it has offered people the best of classical music in a form attractive to everybody: untraditional venues, untraditional contexts, and with free admission to some concerts. This concept has been hugely successful: Viva Musica! Festival is currently the largest international summer music festival in Bratislava. The exact date of the action will be specified later.
The biggest city festival called Cultural summer and the Castle festival turns Bratislava into a stage full of multi-genre programmes every year. This event lasts the whole summer season and it will surely liven up your stay in Bratislava. New projects will be prepared from the beginning of June, but regular festival highlights such as Knights at Devín Castle, MusicSquare at Hlavné námestie, Festival EUROVEA, The International Guitar Festival, The Organ Festival at the Cathedral, Cultural Summer with Minorities and many more will also take place. If you’re a music fan, you’ll appreciate time-tested cycles like Music on the Danube or WorldMusic at St. Martin’s Cathedral. For film, literature and sport lovers the Travelogue movies, the Summer open-air reading area at the Red crayfish, International Bratislava or bratislava-inline will be prepared. In summer, Bratislava will simply amaze you. The date of the action will be specified later.
We shall commemorate the glourious past of Bratislava this year with a series of events, lasting from 23 to 30 June 2018. Together with Austria and Hungary, Bratislava will take part in celebrating the 301th anniversary of the birth of Maria Theresa, one of the most famous people in the history, who was crowned in Bratislava in 1741.
V rámci 7. ročníka Festivalu umenia a dizajnu Banská Bystrica – FUBABY 2018 odohrá koncert slovenská rocková skupina DESMOD v termíne 24. júna 2018 na Amfiteátri v Banskej Bystrici na rodinnom dni. Príď a zaži skvelý celodenný program plný zábavy a prekvapení – umenia, tvorivých dielní, skvelých koncertov a zažiješ aj adrenalín na kolotočoch pre všetkých. Príď sa zabaviť a zaži jedinečný a veľkolepý začiatok LETA 2018 – FUBABY2018!!!
Najstarší a najväčší folklórny festival na Slovensku Východná je prehliadkou domácej i zahraničnej ľudovej hudby, tanca a tradičnej ľudovej kultúry. Program festivalu je bohatý na vystúpenia, výstavy a sprievodné podujatia, akými sú rôzne tanečné, hudobné, spevácke workshopy, remeselné tvorivé dielne, či programy pre deti. Atmosféra vtiahne naplno do diania slávností každého návštevníka.
Šiesty ročník najväčšej hip hopovej udalosti na Slovensku, festival Hip Hop Žije, sa bude konať v Bratislave od piatku 29. júna do nedele 1. júla. Dojdite si aj vy vychutnať jedinečnú atmosféru tohto festivalu a užiť si koncerty celej Česko-Slovenskej rapovej špičky a určite nebude chýbať ani zahraničný headliner.
IMT SMILE prichádza s vlastnou veľokolepou show, tentokrát pod holé nebo.
The Summer Shakespeare Festival is the oldest and biggest open-air festival in Europe presenting works by William Shakespeare.
The Tatralandia Holiday Resort is the largest year-round water park with accommodation in all of Slovakia, the Czech Republic and Poland. It’s located in the Liptov Region with its many cultural monuments and unique folk culture, and is surrounded by the Low and High Tatras, the Greater and Lesser Fatra and the Choč Mountains.
The gem of Bojnice is the ”fairy-tale” Bojnický zámok Castle, one of the most visited and most beautiful castles not only in Slovakia, but also in central Europe.
The PARK SNOW Donovaly ski area is located where the Low Tatra and Veľká Fatra National Parks meet. This ski area is the best known in Slovakia. A feature unique to Donovaly is the second-largest skiing facility dedicated exclusively to children in Europe.
Nechajte sa zlákať nekonečnou ponukou tých najbláznivejších mokrých zážitkov počas celého roka!
The Museum of the Slovak National Uprising (SNP) is situated in an architecturally unusual building built in 1969 as the Memorial of the Slovak National Uprising. It is located in the middle of a park that includes an open-air museum of heavy military equipment used in the SNP.
Slovenské národné divadlo, jedna z najvýznamnejších kultúrnych inštitúcií Slovenska, začalo písať svoje dejiny roku 1920. Dnešné Slovenské národné divadlo tvoria tri zložky so stálym profesionálnym umeleckým súborom: Činohra, Opera a Balet.
Synagóga Café, kaviareň s jedinečnou atmosférou, patrí medzi najkrajšie objekty a kulinárske zastávky v meste Trnava.
Rafting – once it was severe and dangerous way, by which construction wood, hay, wheat, pottery, leathers, wooden shingles, cuboids, planks, or even dismounted cottages were delivered. Goods from Poland as copper, lead and salt were delivered by rafts too.
Botanical garden of University of P. J. Šafárik in Košice – the eastern metropolis – is the largest in Slovakia.
Parný rušeň Katka vás odvezie z centra mesta do malebnej prírody Alpinky.
The National Park of Pieniny (PIENAP) is the smallest of the Slovak National Parks, but as far as its beauty concerns, it is in no way less beautiful. It is the second oldest Park in Slovakia. It stretches on the border with Poland; the river Dunajec passes through it. It is possible to hire a raft and admire the wonderful scenery of the Park navigating down the river.
The oldest of our protected areas, the National Park of Tatras (TANAP) in the north of Slovakia, was founded in 1949. It covers the high-mountain area of the Tatras and it is the unique protected area of flora and fauna among the tallest European high mountains situated north of the Alps.
Bratislava ZOO opened its gates in 1960 and is a home for 167 spieces, numbering more than 958 animals. Apart from breeding endangered species, it also fulfils educational role. It takes part in various rescue programmes and is a member of several international organizations. The rarest among the species are: Southern White Rhinoceros, Addax, Pygmy Hippopotamus, Buff-cheeked Gibbon, Red Panda, Sumatran Orangutan.
The Važecká jaskyňa cave, which is located on the southern edge of the village of Važec, is the most visited natural landmark of the upper Liptov region. The cave is counted among the best-known paleontological sites as far as discoveries of bones of the cave bear are concerned.
A trip to Lomnický štít peak by chair lift is among the most attractive adventures for tourists in the High Tatras and, indeed, it enjoys the popularity of the public. It reaches the differential height of 1,700 m and carries tourists to a height of 2,634 m above sea level in only a few minutes.
The dominant of the square and the town of Košice is the monumental Gothic St Elisabeth Minster. This building, rather isolated from the rest of the square, is the largest church of Slovakia and the easternmost situated Gothic cathedral of western type in Europe.
The most attractive tourist locality of the northern Slovakia is the Orava Castle lying on the river Orava near the village Oravský Podzámok, below impressive cliffs. In 1370, it became a county castle and the seat of the Orava Castle estate, which included almost the whole region of Orava.
The monumental building of the Bratislava Castle is visible from a great distance. Certainly, every visitor of Bratislava notices the pronounced silhouette. The majestic impression is enhanced by the hill it stands on, some eighty-five metres above the water level of the Danube river.
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