Slovakia What to Pack

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Slovakia What to Pack

  • English-Slovak Dictionary!

    Traveling by train is the easiest way so pack lite and bring only one suitcase that is easy to handle. If you plan on trekking up into the Tatras or visiting one of the many Spas, bring good walking shoes and warm clothes. Today the possibility of buying a language dictionary in your home country is better than at the time of my travels and I...

  • Cigarettes and alcohol

    If you're coming from Poland, stock up on cigarettes before you cross the border. Once you arrive, just so crazy on the alcohol consumption. The best buys, comparatively are:- whisky; and- absinth (which you can't get in Poland)

  • Fast changing weather

    For walking around cities and towns, small, city backpack and surely bag for your camera - both water-proof. Comfortable walking shoes preferrably water-resistant: like good trainers or better special walking shoes (Danish Ecco are very comfortable and... expensive but worth the cost). Sun-glasses esp. in winter and summer and always a rain coat....

  • Electrical adapter

    Make sure that the adapter you bring is the 'B' adapters and not the 'A' adapter that's mostly used in western Europe. The 'B' adapter actually have a wider and thinner prongs. You can get a complete set of adapters and converters at Brookstone. They're even color coded according to the region/countries of your destination.

  • Customs restrictions

    Standard customs regulations apply for bringing items into Slovakia. This means that up to 200 cigarettes and 2 litres of alcohol are allowed. Bringing anything illegal across the border (think: drugs, wapons, kidnapped women) is never, ever a good idea. An import duty may be leveled if the value of goods being imported exceeds Sk 6.000,- (USD...

  • Packing List

    You don't need a lot becouse the prices are very low. During Winter take a warm clothing. Take what you think you'll need

  • Packing List

    Passports and visasValid passports are required. European identification cards not No visa are required for all European countries, Brasil, South Africa, Thailand, the USA and Canada and the holders of diplomatic and business passports.Customs regulationsWithout any obligation to pay dutyImport or export 200 cigarettes or 50 cigars250 grammes of...

  • Packing List

    backpacks! of course depending on the time of year. spring summer autumn is the best for backpacking and hiking and such activities. be prepared to bring waterproof things that can keep you warm but also shorts and tshirts as it may turn very warm. in the summer some 35 C is all right. good hiking shoes or decent tennis shoes are fine plasters,...

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