Slovakia travel advice

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    The SNP Bridge and UFO restaurant in Bratislava, Slovakia

    Colorful bridge attraction as the weather forecast in Bratislava

    Intro Bridge new attraction in Bratislava Bratislava, the capital of Slovakia, has its new attraction since autumn 2016. The SNP bridge is changing colors according to the weather forecast. It is illuminated at night. It does not light whole night, instead it lights every 15 minutes for 5  minutes. If look at the bridge you shall know what the weather will be like the next day. Colors of SNP bridge …

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    Best restaurants to organise celebration in Bratislava

    There are many good places to organise an event in Bratislava, like celebration of birthday, or  just to hang around. You need to adjust your taste for what type of places you like. Often people start at one place, spend there most of the evening, and they can later continue in some other place. I mention here the places which I consider as good hint for…

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    Best time to visit Bratislava

    What is best time to visit Bratislava? it depends what you want to see but for regular touristic and visitors I would say general travel is best from end of March till October. Temperatures in Bratislava Bratislava belongs to warmest and driest places in SLovakia. End of March, April, May, September and October temperatures are mild. I would reccomend to anyone to visit Bratislava these months: you will not be sweating,…

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    Tap water for free in restaurants in Slovakia?

    Free water in Restaurants ? Restaurants in Slovakia shall start serving tap water for free or for a minimal price.Free tap water in restaurants helps to customers and to environment. Yes.  In our previous article  “Is tap water safe to drink in Slovakia?” I have mentioned that tap water in Slovakia is very clean, great quality and drinkable. What are the news in this area? According to European Parliament, they are now…

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    Tipping in restaurants in Slovakia

    Tipping in Slovakia

    How much shall I tip in Slovakia? It is not mandatory to tip in Slovakia. It is even normal not to tip.  But if you tip it is always nice. And how much shall you tip? It depends, on the bill , and really depends whether you are happy with the service, food, environment.5-10% tip is good to go, actually 10%…

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    Budget to travel in Slovakia

    What budget do I need for traveling in Slovakia? Comparing to western Europe countriesyou can travel in Slovakia for fairly good budget.While Bratislava as Slovakian capital is a bit more expensive, just like any other capital in the world.  Accommodation from 15-20 eur / capitals cost more you can find accommodation around Slovakia starting from 15-20 eur a nightand in Bratislava from around 35 eur a night.Yep you…

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