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Explore the Slovak Karst; Slovakia

Slovakia is not the first place most people think of when they start to plan a trip… unless you are into caves.

Slovakia’s Karst Caves has one of the most substantial cave systems in Europe, with entire underground worlds where spelunkers can get lost for days, enjoying a rich diversity of subterranean structures and oddities.

The Land Of Slavs

Slovakia is a small landlocked country in Central Europe, bordered by Hungary, Austria, Poland, Ukraine and the Czech Republic. It has a rich history going back to the Paleolithic era when Neanderthals roamed the lands. Today, it is struggling to overcome the stigma of its communist past and draw tourism to its beautiful and diverse territories.

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Star Gazing; Slovakia

Do you enjoy learning the secrets of the skies and looking into telescopes to witness the astronomical phenomena of space?

Slovakia has a long tradition of star-gazing and a passion for astrological science. This zeal has led to many observatories and planetariums that not only do great science, but are also extremely open and welcoming to the public.

As a result, Slovakia is a great place to count your lucky stars… Continue

Ski & Spa Resorts; High Tatras, Slovakia

It’s gonna be a perfect day.

You wake up and casually head to the slopes where you spend several hours flying down the mountain.

Just before nightfall you hop on the train and soon arrive at the country’s biggest spa where you contemplate which of the 17 soothing steam rooms or 9 thermal pools you going to relax in.

Before you leave you take a few rides down the water slide.

Life just doesn’t get any better than this. Continue

Dog Sledding; Donovaly, Slovakia

It’s Europe’s version of the Iditarod.

More than 150 mushers from 14 countries stand on sleds led by more than a dozen Siberian Huskies and Alaskan Malamutes.

They brave sub-zero temperatures for several days of grueling mountain climbs through a completely white environment.

It’s a test of endurance for man and his best friends on their way to the finish line.

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