SLOVAKIA presentation!!!. enjoy. We are right in the geographic centre of Europe. STATE SYMBOLS. National flag. Official emblem of Slovakia. FACTS ABOUT SLOVAKIA. Population: 5 ,5 million people Area: 49 043 square kilometers
We are right in the geographic centre of Europe...
Official emblem of Slovakia
FACTS ABOUT SLOVAKIA
Population: 5,5 million people
Area: 49 043 square kilometers
Elevation above sea level: 95 m (Bodrog) - 2656 m (Gerlach)
Religion: Roman-Catholic (69%), Greek-Catholic (3%), Protestant (17%)
Nationalities: Slovak (86%), Hungarian (11%), Romany (2%),Czech (1%)
Government type: parliamentary democracy
Independence: January 1, 1993 (from theformer Czecho-Slovakia)
My Hometown - Kosice
The biggest ZOO in middle Europe
The first High School in Europe (1872)
The most eastern gothic cathedral in Europe
The oldest marathon in Europe (2nd worldwide)
The oldest monumental municipal reserve in Slovakia
The first city in Europe with its own coat of arms (1369)
2. biggest city in Slovakia
318 pubs and restaurants in the centre
29° C in july
- 3° C in january
1 international airport
FOLKLORE AND TRADITIONS
Slovakia used to be country of shepards, wood choppers and hard working crafted people with colourful traditions and simple dishes...
The typical dish for Slovakia is bryndzove halusky, a serving of potato dough dumplings with melted sheep cheese and fried bacon sprinkled on the top.
And what about our typical drink?
Everybody likes it…
There are numerous National Parks and reservations ... where wildlife still has its home!
CAVES IN SLOVAKIA
Slovak ice-hockey team is one of the best in the worldso ‘Our golden boys’ became national heroes.
Slovak ice-hockey team won
world championship in 2002.
Another Slovak famous sportsmen
SLOVAKIA - A CHEAP COUNTRY?
A little bit about myself
... and enjoying my time here in Australia!
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