Category Archives: Slovak

Child in country style.

Everytime I can see only adults, boys or girls, especially in cowboy’s wearing, with cowboy hat. Sometimes there are also horses, a few times also cows. But what’s children? Our young? Here are someone of them.

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Welcome Bratislava – CowParade

What can I tell you about that action? Every year some artists create special sculptures – cows. Idea of CowParade came by Walter Knapp in 1996. His son Pascal Knapp was the creator of the three cow sculptures in CowParade … Continue reading

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Welcome Bratislava this Summer I

Everytime I wrote and that’s why now I decide to present city only by photos. You can decide if it was good decision. And don’t afraid, I don’t want to change this country blog to travel instruction or travel blog. … Continue reading

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Invitation – Children’s Day

Again invitation. Now it will be something for those, who feels still young. Mainly, if you are junior to 18 years old. In each town, there will be prepared many attractions. I will write now only about Bratislava, because I … Continue reading

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Invitation on Junifest in Slovakia

Time runs like wild horse. It isn’t so much time ago, what I wrote about Festivals and it’s already here. Junifest. It’s national beer festival, this year it will be already 5 year anniversary. Date     June, 13. – 22. 2008, Time     04 … Continue reading

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Waldemar Matuska III

     Many his songs became popular and most of them I have on LP or single. I listen them as small child and maybe I was one of his youngest fans. I have still photo album with all news and photos … Continue reading

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Waldemar Matuska II

     In Czechoslovakia, there was very popular competition named Zlatý slavík (Golden Warbler). Waldemar won it twice, in 1962 and 1987, and few times he was on second position. His popularity grew up. As he said one time, he had never … Continue reading

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Waldemar Matuska I

     What all in the field of music we could lose if he would stay in glasshouse? And what so nice glass products we lost, when he decided to go on singer’s road? I hope you agree with me, the second … Continue reading

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Historical festivals in Slovakia

     I’d like to write now about other festivals, festivals of historical fencing. History of Europe is connected with many wars and wars are connected with warriors. When I stop to think of long-ago, when our ancestors run through ice plains … Continue reading

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Festivals in Slovakia and Czech (Part 3)

PORTA The legend of country and folk festivals in past Czechoslovakia. Many famous artists started there such as Rangers, Greenhorns, Michal Tučný, Jaroslav Nohavica, etc.      History of this famous festival started in 1967 in Ústí nad Labem. The first name … Continue reading

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