Population 2 million
Area 20,273 sq km
Currency Euro (€)
Capital Ljubljana (population: 280,000)
International phone codet 386
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10 great winter destinations in Eastern Europe
Forget the plummeting temperatures and long dark nights, winter is a hugely rewarding season in which to visit Eastern Europe. Frozen rivers, frosty branches an…28 Nov 2016 • Jonathan Bousfield insert_drive_file Article
Bee tourism in Slovenia: the travel trend with plenty of buzz
You’ve probably never heard of apitourism, or even considered “bee tourism” to be a thing. But it is, and it’s a travel trend swarming all over Slovenia…07 Oct 2015 • Lucy McGuire insert_drive_file Article
Quiz: can you locate these national parks?
National parks are some of the world's most awe-inspiring natural places, taking in mountains, glaciers, waterfalls and forests (sometimes all in the same one…02 Jul 2015 • Rebecca Hallett help Quiz