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Sweden's Prime Minister: The Arbitration Solution Should be Based on International Law Sweden does not wish to get directly involved in the border dispute between Slovenia and Croatia, said Sweden's Prime Minister Stefan Löfven during his visit to Ljubljana.
The tanker Capodistria runs aground, barely avoids a major disaster Fifty people with seven craft spent the day monitoring the tanker, which ran aground in shallow waters near the Debeli Rtič promontory.
Socialist apartment in Čičare redecorated in gaudy colours Before the renovation, the worn-out furniture in dark colours made the flat in a socialist apartment complex in Kranjska Gora seem small and cramped.
Breaking the Glass Ceiling in the Skies Between the two world wars, flying was an adventure, a relatively dangerous profession of those who dared to brave the skies.
SLO ski jumping team coach: 5th place is currently our reality The Slovenian ski jumping team had an average day in Planica on Saturday, with no superlatives. “I’m sorry for the spectators, who didn’t get a treat,” said head coach Goran Janus.
Rediscovering works of a Renaissance master in Slovenia The Renaissance painter Vittore Carpaccio was born in Venice at the end of the 15th century. His most famous pictures depict legends of the saints.
Lorries to be banned at night on Ljubljana’s northern ring Locals who live along Ljubljana’s northern ring will be able to sleep more peacefully from 2nd April, owing to a new traffic regime which is to come into effect, banning heavy good vehicles from ...
Man collects over 700 Planica brooches in 60 years 75-year-old Sašo Suknaič has been collecting brooches from Planica since he was 14. His teacher bought him the first one at a school trip as he had not brought enough money with him.
Boutique approach for Slovenian tourism Tourist workers are aware that Slovenia will never boast of mass tourism, therefore they want to focus on "green, sustainably oriented boutique story". This year Podčetrtek won the Golden Rock Award.
Open Kitchen returns: quality remains the driving force The Open Kitchen culinary market is entering its fifth season. In addition to Ljubljana, where it’s coming to life today, the market will also pay visits to Celje, Koper, and Nova Gorica.
Matevž Lenarčič’s new mission: across the Mediterranean to Alpine glaciers Matevž Lenarčič has taken off from Portorož on his new mission, titled Mediterranean 2017. Its goal is to determine how black carbon and Saharan dust are affecting glaciers.
Ljubljana’s bike rental among world’s top Ljubljana is opening 13 new “Bicikelj” public bike rental stations. That means the project is successfully developing.
A Hidden Cave Under the Alps Babji Zob, a tooth-like crag on a cliff not far from the resort town of Bled, was created when a witch fell down the cliff and cast a spell on the mountain – at least that’s how a local legend ...
Peter Prevc says his take-off was good, but his flight wasn’t Anže Semenič and Tilen Bartol set new personal records on Thursday, the first day of the four-day Ski Jumping World Cup season finale in Planica.
A sightseeing train named Urban burns down On Thursday morning, an urban electric train named Urban was found burned down at an LPP workshop. According to city bus operator LPP, police have found no signs of foul play.
Staff Changes in Judicial Institutions Complete With the election of four Constitutional Court judges and the appointment of a new State Prosecutor General, the broad staff changes at the top of Slovenia’s judicial institutions have now come to a ...
A Café at the Heart of Slovenia’s Second City Café Astoria (Kavarna Astoria) in the heart of Maribor is not just a popular meeting place; it has played an important role in the history of Slovenia’s second city and has come to symbolize the ...
Planica: Partial alcohol ban and traffic restrictions in place Temporary traffic restrictions will be in place for the four-day Ski Jumping World Cup season finale in Planica between March 23 and March 26. A free bus service will pick up fans in Kranjska Gora ...
Hiša Franko crowned best restaurant in Slovenia Hiša Franko in Kobarid has been named the best fine-dining establishment in Slovenia. The restaurant is headed by star chef Ana Roš, the recipient of the 2017 World’s Best Female Chef award.
Post of Slovenia in problems, unhappy postal workers Following the reappointment of Boris Novak and Vinko Filipič in the top management of the Post of Slovenia, the parliamentary Commission for Public Finance Oversight is to discuss the business ...
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27. March 2017 ob 06:48 Between the two world wars, flying was an adventure, a relatively dangerous profession of those who dared to brave the skies.
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