Slovakia is a land-locked country in Central Europe. It borders the Czech Republic, Poland, Ukraine and Austria. It is a country containing a mixture of Eastern and Western cultures. There are many historic towns as well as ski resorts which make the country an exciting destination. Car hire is a good choice for exploring this country. It's capital Bratislava is becoming a popular tourist destination. In Slovakia, as with most of Europe, you drive on the right hand side. Lights must be on at all times, and a reflective vest is required to be in the car. Road signs are of a European standard, and a motorway network is being developed.