About us

Welcome to Tatra Tales – Your Gateway to Authentic Slovak Treasures from the Heart of the United States!

At Tatra Tales, our mission is clear: to bridge the gap between Slovakia and the U.S., offering a carefully curated selection of the finest Slovak books and other goods. Our journey began when our founder, fueled by frustration over the scarcity of authentic Slovak items in the American market, envisioned a solution for fellow Americans who share the same longing for genuine connections to Slovak culture.

Why Tatra Tales?

    Curated Excellence: Immerse yourself in the rich tapestry of Slovak culture through our thoughtfully curated collection of books and goods. Every item has been handpicked to bring you the essence of Slovakia, right to your doorstep.
      Josh's Vision: Tatra Tales is not just a business; it's a passion project born out of a genuine desire to fill the void of authentic Slovak products in the U.S. Our founder's dedication is your guarantee of quality and authenticity.
        Showcasing Slovakia: Beyond commerce, Tatra Tales is on a mission to spotlight Slovakia and its vibrant merchants. By choosing Tatra Tales, you're not just buying products; you're contributing to the celebration and recognition of Slovak heritage.
          Your Support Matters: Thank you for being part of our journey in bringing a piece of Slovakia to you. Your support not only sustains Tatra Tales but also strengthens the bond between two cultures, fostering a deeper understanding and appreciation.

            Embark on a cultural journey with Tatra Tales – where each product tells a story, and every purchase brings Slovakia a little closer to your heart. Join us in this adventure of discovery, connection, and appreciation.

            Explore Tatra Tales today and bring Slovakia closer to you!

            About the Founder, who is seen here hunting mushrooms in Slovakia:

            Josh hunting mushrooms in Slovakia

            Josh Datko is an American with third-generation Slovak roots. He lives in Colorado and has sailed around the world in a submarine, improved the security of many electronic devices, and is the father to two delightful daughters. His current venture launched in 2024 is Tatra Tales which focuses on bringing Slovak stories and more to the US market.