How Slovaks Will Spend The Next Two Weeks


May 15, 2017

Allan Stevo

Meet virtually any Slovak, of any socio-economic status from 17 to 81 years old, male or female, face to face in a private conversation and one of the first three questions will always be “Do you like Slovak women?”  Most often, this is the number one question.

The beauty of the Slovak gene pool does not escape Slovaks. In fact, it’s a source of national pride.

But when I had come to Slovakia for the first time, it was August 2002 and another question had supplanted “Do you like Slovak women?” in the top 3: “Do you like Slovak hockey?”

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Allan Stevo writes on Slovak culture at He is from Chicago and spends most of his time traveling Europe and writing. You can find more of his writing at If you enjoyed this post, please use the buttons below to like it on Facebook or to share it with your friends by email. You can sign up for emails on Slovak culture from 52 Weeks in Slovakia by clicking here.

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