Welcome to The Curious Dutchman blog and join me in my quest to show all those willing to follow, be they Slovak or not, the beauty of Slovakia; its people; its traditions, values, culture, history; its upsides and its downsides; its food and its drinks; but above all, a country that all those living in it should be proud of.

This blog will be my attempt to answer the one question posed by so many baffled Slovaks – “Why are you here?