The tourism motto of Slovakia, which is “a part of Europe worth visiting” is not an exaggeration. In fact, it is apt for this small European country that is sandwiched between Austria and the Czech Rep... ublic Why? Slovakia features a wealth of regional diversity that is sure to capture the imagination of any traveler. Here, folkways and traditional wooden architecture dominate and religion is of utmost importance, making a visit a trip back in time.
Every season in Slovakia also deserves its own merits. During the height of summer, visitors can take the plunge in its numerous rivers and lakes. Winter is the perfect time to visit the country’s capital, Bratislava, with its Christmas market and snow covered streets. Spring is the lovely time to tour the country, alternately by foot or bus, when the flowers have already bloomed and the fruit bearing trees are lining the roads. Meanwhile, autumn is a great season to enjoy Slovakia’s many wine festivals. In essence, Slovakia is a great place to explore and experience a laid-back mix of old and new history, attractions, culture, tradition, and cuisine.