Our holidays are regularly featured in national and regional publications, take a look at what the expert travel writers make of the excellent infrastructure, services and amazing beauty of the Tatra mountains Slovakia.
Snow-vakia: Wrap up warm and explore By: Alun Palmer Although I didn’t visit during the school holidays, it seems here is one corner of the snow-covered world where you can ski at your own pace [...]
Learning to ski in Slovakia By: Ed Vanstone Normally, zigzagging backwards down the slope without poles is a sure sign you've really begun to master skiing. For me, however, it's just a wonky prelude to [...]
Laca Kulanga, a Slovakian sherpa and holder of the 157kg record for uphill load-carrying, came towards us with two plates of bright red goulash in his slab-like hands. Ten weeks earlier in the same wooden hut 6,000ft up in the Tatra mountains, he had locked himself in the bedroom as a mother bear and her cub smashed their way into the kitchen, foraging for food.