Slovakia

What is the traditional clothing in Slovakia?

The traditional Slovak clothing is called Kroj. (pronounced kroy, and kroje is plural) Every region has its own disinct kroj and each one is absolutely beautiful. The men wear wool pants, usually off white, with red embroidered decoration, a wide belt, and black hat. Some wear heavy coats/capes a...

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What do people in Slovakia celebrate?

There are a variety of holidays celebrated in Slovakia. These include the Feast of the Epiphany, Good Friday, Easter Monday, as well as Christmas.

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When are gifts exchanged in Slovakia?

The customs are no different from what you would expect anywhere else in Europe. When visiting a person at his/her home it is customary to give flowers to the lady and wine to the gentleman. You can't ruin the impression by giving chocolate or bottle of spirit - depending on how formal the visit is.

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On what day during the holiday season are gifts traditionally exchanged in Slovakia?

on the evening of the 24th

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On what day during the hoiday season are gifts tradition exchanged in Slovakia?

Dec 24, after the Christmas dinner.

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