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Photogallery: SK, Dechtice - Spirituality in Mountains
SK, Dechtice - Spirituality in Mountains
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Thanks to our photogallery today we move about 3 kilometers from the town of Dechtice to Katarinka nature reservation. There is St Catherine of Alexandria church. We look to this ruin of a sacral building surrounded by the Small Carpathian Mountains. Also we see a unique narrow-gauged railroad which is not operational more.
Text: Oskár Mažgút
Photo: Jozef Dovičin
SK, Trnava - Little Rome
The city of Trnava is located in the central part of Trnavian Highlands. From historical point of view, it is one of the most interesting cities in Slovakia. Lets join us in exploration of this city. Since ancient times, trade routes crossed it, rulers changed and breathtaking sacral buildings were erected.
SK, Chtelnice: Visiting a Chateau with English Style Park – VIDEO
On the edge of the Danubian Uplands, at the mouth of the Chtelnička Valley in the northern part of the Little Carpathians, lies the truly beautiful village of Chtelnice. The area in which it is located is one of the oldest inhabited areas in Slovakia.
SK, Madunice: Hollý´s Town Surrounded By Water - VIDEO
In the central part of western Slovakia, between three important cities, namely Trnava, Hlohovec and Piešťany, lies the village of Madunice. Thanks to the immediate vicinity of the Váh River, the surroundings of the village offer breathtaking natural scenery, as well as opportunities for active recreation in the form of fishing or hunting.
SK, Zavar: A Town With a Classicist Chuch_ – VIDEO
The village of Zavar is located 8 km from Trnava, on the eastern edge of the Trnava loess board. The first written mention dates from 1255. In the village there are many sacred monuments and interesting objects from history. The most attractive ones certainly include the Classicist chateau, the new church dedicated to the Nativity of the Virgin Mary from 1907 and the birth house of the composer Gejza Dusík.
SK, Boleráz, Klčovany: Sacral Beauty – VIDEO
Slovakia is a country that is characterized not only by beautiful nature, but also by a number of sacred monuments. It is a pity that they are overlooked by the number of tourists who come here. Therefore, I decided that at least in this form I will acquaint visitors to the villages of Boleráz and Klčovany with these monuments, their significance and the reason for the settlement.
SK, Ostry Kamen: The Guardian of the Male Karpaty – VIDEO
The ruin of Ostry Kamen castle stood once as a guardian of the so called Bohemian Road. The ruin is near Bukova, Trnava country. Its history isn’t as deep and as rich as in case of other castles nevertheless it is a popular place for tourists to see. And we went there as well.
SK, Dechtice: Church and Monastery of St Catherin - VIDEO
In our today’s journey across Slovakia we visit a remarkable ruin located in the region of Trnava only 3 kilometers from Dechtice. People call it Katarinka yet its official name is church and monastery of Saint Catherine of Alexandria.
SK, Smolenice – Hlbociansky Fall – VIDEO
After a short break yet again we went for a walk the Small Carpathian Mountains. This time we visited Hlbocianska valley near he town of Smolenice.
SK, Haluzice: Church, Gorge, Observation Tower - VIDEO
Slovakia is a beautiful land. We became convinced of this on our one-day trip. We started in a small village of Haluzice near the district town of Nove Mesto nad Vahom.
SK, Dobra Voda – Town with a Castle and an Important Person - VIDEO
Last week we made a tour from Dechtice to the church and monastery of St Catherine. This nice stroll inspired us to make another trip – this time to Dobra Voda town, couple of kilometers away. The town boasts with a beautiful ruin of a castle and Jan Holly.
SR: Smolenice - Picturesque Village With A Fairytale Castle
If you live in the western Slovak or just going there for a few days to visit family or friends, we have another tip for you, where you can spend a pleasant spring day.
SR: Smolenice – Castle Of Smolenice And Beautiful Surroundings
Fabulously beautiful Smolenice castle now serves as the congress centre of the Slovak Academy of Sciences, and so many people think it is closed to the public. It is not like that.
SK: A Trip from Jablonice to Korlátka Castle
Today we go to the foot of the Little Carpathians, more precisely to the village Jablonica, which...
SK, Haluzice - Mysterious Winter
Bosacke Valley immersed itself into winter mood. Hajnice hill (341 m) is the main spot in the va...
SK, Smolenice - Walk to the Waterfall
Hlbociansky Waterfall is a natural formation which you may observe only in the period of rainfall...
SK, Small Carpathian Mountains - Wandering About
Small Carpathian Mountains is criss-crossed by many tourist and forest trails. They run there fr...
SK, Small Carpathians – Beauties of Devinska Kobyl
The hill of Devinska Kobyla is one of the highest peaks (514 m) of the Devinske Karpaty, southern...
SK: Small Carpathian Mountains - Nature in Winter
The third highest mountain in the Small Carpathians is Vapenna mountain (752 m). It is set in the...
SR, Trnava: Traditional Trnavian Fair
As every year this year yet again was held Traditional Trnavian Fair which also happens to be the...
Slovak Republic - Trnava Town
The town of Trnava belongs to one of most interesting sites from historical point of view. It is ...
SK, Topoľčianky: A Tourist Gem of Tekov II
In the second part of our video from Topoľčianky, we will take you to the house of the writer Šte...
SK, Madunice - Holly´s Village Surrounded by Water
In the central part of western Slovakia, there is the village of Madunice, which, thanks to the i...
SK, Križovany nad Dudváhom – Feast for the Eye
Less than 7 km southeast of Trnava, near the Dudváh River, lies the village of Križovany nad Dudv...
SK: Boleráz, Klčovany – Sightseeing
Today we will take you to the village of Boleráz, which was established in 1960 by merging two se...
SK, Ostry Kamen: A Charming Ruin
Near Bukova town, Trnava district, there you can find the ruin of Ostry Kamen castle. This stron...
SK, Dechtice - Church and Monastery in the Mountains
Today we visit the reservation of Katarínka se in the Small Carpathians 3 kilometers from Dechtic...
SK, Cachtice - Mysterious Castle
Above the town of Cachtice we find ourselves near the ruins of Castle Cachtice. Its purpose was ...
SK, Smolenice - Occasional Waterfall
The only waterfall in the Small Carpathians is the so called Hlbociansky Watefall also called Pa...
SK, Haluzice - Sights and Wonders of Nature
At the visit of Haluzice we were enchanted by nature of Bosacke Valley dominated by the hill of H...
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