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Ljubljana – the capital city of Slovenia

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Ljubljana is the capital city of Slovenia. Slovenia is a country with different geographical features, and Ljubljana lies in almost its geographical center.
Ljubljana with its 300.000 inhabitants counts as a smaller European city, but it is visited by a large number of tourists and business people every year. Even more, stars and important persons from culture, sports and politics visit Ljubljana each year, most recently the British queen Elisabeth II.

Ljubljana is also an important traffic route crossing, with an international airport at its borders. Different events have marked its history, in the 2nd World War, it was surrounded by a barb wire fence and turned into a concentration camp. Because of its proud and courageous inhabitants, it was called the Hero City. Continue reading “Ljubljana – the capital city of Slovenia” »

Kranjska Gora

kranjska_goraKranjska Gora is the place to enjoy skiing in the winter, and if skiing is not your thing, Kranjska Gora will still welcome you and your friends.
Kranjska Gora is a small town in the North eastern part of Slovenia, surrounded by high mountains that reach up to 2000 meters above the sea.

The proximity of the Austrian and Italian border makes Kranjska Gora easy accessible from the neighboring countries, and the Highway connections make it easy for you to visit it from the heartlands of Slovenia. It’s located only 85 kilometers from the Slovenian capital, and you can cross the distance in an hour, because you will enjoy the Slovenian Highways almost all the way. Continue reading “Kranjska Gora” »

Bled

Bled is a small town, located approximately 50 kilometres from Ljubljana, the capital city of Slovenia. It is true, that the whole Slovenia has only one island, but the Bled island is one of the most known islands around.

 

English: Lake Bled, Slovenia, July 2005

English: Lake Bled, Slovenia, July 2005 (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

 

Bled is a picturesque little town in an even more picturesque surroundings. The lake that was formed trapped between high mountains, is visited by tourist throughout the year. You can cool of in the lake in the summer and in the winter, the town Bled and the Bled lake turn into a ice skating heaven. Continue reading “Bled” »


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