Slovakia Guide

  • Transport in Slovakia
    Public transport

    Free public transport in Bratislava during Icehockey worldcup 2019

    Coming to Slovakia to Icehockey worldcup 2019? If you have the ticket for a match you have free public transport in Bratislava for the day when the match is played. on the days when you don’t have the ticket for the match, you can buy daily tickets, or just buy a weekly with following prices. Validity Basic Discounted 24 hours/…

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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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    Calendar planning time to visit

    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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    Airplane landing

    How to get to Bratislava

    There are several options how to get to Bratislava: By plane, by bus, by train, by car. If you fly in.. By plane Fly to Vienna, and from Vienna Airport to Bratislava (approx. 30-40′ min) ✓ by Bus – cost approx 10 EUR – you can buy the ticket directly at the airport with the bus driver (such as Eurolines, Slovaklines, Regiojet, etc) maybe check…

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    Bus, public transport

    How to travel around Slovakia by public transport?

    to plan your travelling you may use following jouney planner for public transport  schedule “by train or by bus” : www.cp.sk    ==> abbreviation CP comes from “Cestovný Poriadok” which means “Timetable” for public transport. This contains all buses, trains in SLovakia, their schedules and timetables. You can also search for some connections to neighboring countries from Slovakia, such as…

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    Taxi, Taxi sign, Bratislava

    How much is taxi from Bratislava Airport to the city?

    Intro How much is Taxi in Bratislava ?You are arriving to Bratislava airport, and you wonder how much you will pay for the taxi from the airport to the hotel? From Bratislava airport to the hotel downtown, or from Bratislava airport to the city – normal price would be approx 7-9 eur. Taxi Taxi in Bratislava If you call taxi, it is always cheaper. All taxis charge at least double price…

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    Bus, public transport

    Traveling by bus or by train or by car in Slovakia?

    Intro Whether you think about travelling by car by bus or by train, all are good options, you just have to decide based on your budget and time. Each type of transport has its specifics, advantages and disadvantages. Buses and trains in Slovakia   Both trains and buses are safe for travelers. You can get to most of the places by train or by…

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    Taxi app promocodes, Bratislava, Slovakia

    Which taxi can I use in Bratislava, Slovakia ?

    Are you looking for cheapest Taxi?If you are a visitor or traveler, you know how it works with taxi drivers, unfortunately taxi drivers often cheat 🙁  If you are a visitor or tourist, taxis behave… Unfortunately just like in almost every country – if you are a tourist, or visitor, you do not know local conditions, and you are great target to get overcharged by taxi drivers.…

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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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