Slovakia

Slovakia

Capital - Bratislava
Population - 5,455,000
Area - 48,845 km²
Density - 111.68 / km²
Currency - SKK
Official language – Slovak
The Slovak Republic is a landlocked state in Central Europe. Slovakia is bordered by the Czech Republic and Austria to the west, Poland to the north, Ukraine to the east and Hungary to the south. Slovakia is a fascinating travel destination that more people should seek out. It is a land of amazing national parks, lovely attractions, friendly people, and low-cost shopping. The magnificent Slovak architecture is the main reason for visiting this country. Churches of historical significance are located in many Slovak towns. Among the precious architectural landmarks in Slovakia are the largest wooden altar in the world in Church of St. Jacob and the longest wooden bridge in Europe - Wooden Bridge in Kolárovo. The natural atractions in Slovakia are represented by the High Tatras Mountains, Domica Cave and the Botanic garden on Lomnický Peak – the highest situated botanic garden in Central Europe.

Wooden Bridge in Kolárovo

The Wooden Bridge in Kolárovo is the longest bridge built all from wood in Europe and it is among the most beautiful bridges in Slovakia. In 2000 its picture appeared on post stamps.The bridge over the Malý Dunaj River is 2.25 metres wide and 86 metres long . It is…
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