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Bratislava

A Case for Bratislava

Abby Klinkenberg | Posted 08.06.2014 | College
Abby Klinkenberg

I found it entirely different from Vienna's clinical and hyper-organized structure -- instead, it's haphazard meshing of language, architecture, and culture was entirely beautiful. The occasional peeling paint and abandoned building only added to it's distinct character.

Why the F*ck Aren't You in Bratislava?

Off Track Planet | Posted 05.12.2014 | Travel
Off Track Planet

Slovakia is the country that used to be married to the Czech Republic before the end of the Cold War and is like the Kansas of Europe. Bratislava is situated on the far western end along the Danube river.

Why Winter's The Best Time To Visit Europe

Mike Dunphy | Posted 03.09.2013 | Travel
Mike Dunphy

Perhaps it's my Vermont blood, but a little inclement weather has never been a deterrent to adventure. In fact, it virtually boils when wind, snow and ice become excuses for inaction, especially when it comes to travel. Cold many contract the bones, but it expands horizons.

8 Reasons to Explore Eastern Europe

Global Yodel | Posted 02.18.2013 | Travel
Global Yodel

It's affordable, steeped in history and, in parts, both bizarre and incredibly beautiful. Plus, in some countries, beer is cheaper than water. Yes, really, it is. But for some reason, Eastern Europe doesn't often feature on many travellers' bucket lists.

The Bunny Boys Are Back In Town

Posted 03.27.2012 | Arts

Andrej Dubravsky paints inexperienced boys with an unsettling pair of bunny ears. They shift back and forth between vulnerable and wicked, showing the...

Smoking Children Burn Down Castle

Reuters | Posted 05.11.2012 | World

BRATISLAVA (Reuters) - Two Slovak children were suspected of burning down a large gothic castle in eastern Slovakia when their experimentation with sm...

For Inspiration, Class of 2011 Should Look to Slovakia

Brian F. Keane | Posted 07.01.2011 | Education
Brian F. Keane

As you graduate here in the U.S., you each can be a part of your own revolution: an energy revolution.

Russian Cannibal Nabbed With Human Liver Stew In Fridge

Posted 07.17.2011 | World

A suspected cannibal, believed to be behind the appearance of dismembered body parts found throughout Moscow, was arrested in Moscow Tuesday after aut...

Would-Be Cannibal Reportedly Used Web To Search For Victim

AP | Posted 07.11.2011 | World

BRATISLAVA, Slovakia — A would-be cannibal was arrested and in critical condition after being wounded in a gunbattle with officers during an und...

The EUs Latest Problem: Slovakia May Want Out

AP | KAREL JANICEK and GEORGE JAHN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

BRATISLAVA, Slovakia — Bells pealed and fireworks shot across midnight skies in Bratislava two years ago, as Slovaks celebrated not only the New...

PHOTOS: Best In Show At The Bratislava World Dog Show

Huffington Post | Eve Solomon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

This weekend the World Dog Show is taking place in Bratislava, Slovakia. Take a look at this year's dog show pics - we've also included some particula...