Slovakia has no access to the sea, is characterized by a mountainous landscape and moderate climate.

An excerpt from the article 37 facts about Slovakia

It is a mountain country because as much as 61% of the area of Slovakia is covered by numerous ranges of the Western Carpathians (Tatra Mountains, White Carpathians, Lesser Carpathians, Low Tatras, Slovak Ore Mountains, Great and Little Fatra) and the Eastern Carpathians (Bieszczady Mountains and Vihorlat Mountains).