Tag Archives: Slovakian Christmas

Heavy Snow in Bratislava – in Pictures

For today’s post, the pictures say it all: the snow that’s been coming down all week this morning went crazy, and was descending in chunks, incessantly! And still is! The classic Slovak Christmas movie, Perin Baba, in which an old … Continue reading

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Bratislava Christmas Market

I laughed when I read a few weeks back that Bratislava’s Christmas Market, that started on 23rd November and runs until 23rd December, was one of Central Europe’s best winter festivals. With Vienna’s famous Christmas markets less than an hour’s … Continue reading

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Mikuláš Day!

To another flurry of snow (it’s still not really settling yet though) this morning I opened my presents from St Nick… think I’m 19 days ahead of schedule? Uh-uh. Slovakia, along with several other countries in Central Europe, celebrates Mikuláš (aka … Continue reading

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