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SLOVAK TRADITIONAL SPIRITS

Slovak traditional spirits

The most important thing to know when it comes to drinking in Slovakia is that some locally brewed spirits may be stronger than what you are used to, and that the standard shot glass is 40 ml, which may be more than what you are used to, too :) Slovakia …

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GUIDE: NETWORKING IN BRATISLAVA

InterNations event at Sheraton

Whether you travel alone, in a couple or with friends, it is always nice to come across some interesting people on your way. Meeting your country’s patriots, getting to know locals or just hanging out with people of different nations – all this is possible in Bratislava. How? With InterNations, Internationals …

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THINGS TO TRY

Bryndzové halušky

Here is a list of typical Slovak things to try, beverages to drink and souvenirs to look for. Get inspired and have fun! 1. Eat bryndzove halusky, the Slovak traditional meal. 2. Drink Zlatý bažant, the most known Slovak beer. 3. Have a shot of slivovica, our typical alcohol with …

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INTERESTING TO KNOW

Kapitulska street

Bratislava is the capital city of Slovakia and lies at its southwestern edge. It has around 500 000 inhabitants and the national language is Slovak. If you are wondering whether you need to speak Slovak to get around here, you can stop worrying now. Most of the people speak English, …

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USEFUL PHRASES

Useful phrases to remember when coming to Slovakia

Coming to Bratislava and wondering what useful phrases might be essential to learn upfront? Here are some tips for you in order not to get lost, be able to greet people, ask for help or get by in a restaurant. Good luck! :)

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TIPPING

Tipping

Tips are not included in bills There is no clear standard and in general tipping in Slovakia is cheaper compared to other western countries Round up to the nearest euro, or depending on the amount of your bill, remember to leave around 10 % tip If you really don’t like …

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