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Slovakia

Preparing For The Climate In Slovakia

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Situated in Central Europe, and with many of the charming characteristics of its neighbors the Czech Republic and Austria, Slovakia scores highly in terms of expat life because of the lower cost of living and the relatively sparse population. Slovakia also has a stable and rapidly growing economy, and joined the European Union in 2004, eventually joining the Eurozone too, in 2009. All of these factors have resulted in this relatively young countr ...    more ...
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A Brief Guide To The Main Religious Beliefs In Slovakia

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Slovakia is perhaps a bit unusual when it comes to religion. Although there’s plenty of variation from one country to the next, on the whole many European countries are quite secular in nature. In Slovakia however, a sizable part of the population still describe themselves as belonging to a religious group, and although this does not mean everyone is an active participant, it still makes it one of the more religious European nations.    more ...
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5 Good Reasons You Should Move To Slovakia (And 1 Reason You Shouldn't!)

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A small country in Central Europe, the region now known as Slovakia was once part of the Czech Republic. Since its independence in 1993, this country has become popular among tourists and expats. In terms of economy and development, Slovakia is doing exceptionally well, and when it comes to natural and cultural heritage, it is incredibly rich and diverse. This combination is a draw for people from around the world who are looking for a good quali ...    more ...
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Top Ten Insider Tips About Slovakia

Slovakia is a land-locked country in Central Europe, surrounded by Austria, the Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland and Ukraine. Contrary to what many people believe, this member of the European Union is a modern democracy with ample natural beauty, a colorful history, and a slow pace of life.

The expat population in Slovakia is small, which could be because many people are apprehensive about moving to this country. However, life in this land-loc ...    more ...