Last Updated: 14th Nov 2013
Currency: Slovak koruna (official) Euro (unofficial)
Language: Slovak as well as Hungarian and Czech is some regions.
Formerly part of the greater Czechoslovakia, it was an easy divorce from the Czech Republic in 1993 that bough about Slovak independence. The Capital and largest city Bratislava is overlooked by a beautiful castle and it’s cobble stoned streets are nothing like the way the city has been portrayed in movies.