Slovenia make history at World Handball Championships

January 2017

Winning the first-ever medal at men's world handball championships last evening, Slovenia made history as they beat arch-rivals Croatia in the semi-finals by a point (31:30), earning themselves praise at home and abroad.

Slovenian Ana Roš declared world's best female chef

January 2017

Chef Ana Roš of the Hiša Franko restaurant in the western town of Kobarid has put Slovenian cuisine on the map by becoming the World's Best Female Chef. The World's 50 Best Restaurants culinary portal picked her for the...

Sapramiška (Sapra Mouse) - The most famous Slovenian mouse is celebrating 40 years of life

January 2017

The clever and brave Sapramiška is the most famous Slovenian mouse, and the Sapramiška puppet show is the most successful in the country’s history, and has so far been performed 1,783 times and seen by as many as 289,785 people....

Castles of Slovenia

January 2017

Slovenia is truly a fairy-tale country. Its landscape is dotted with castles, manor houses and fortresses that conceal stirring stories of the past behind their walls. Some castles have been renovated and converted into museums,...


January 2017

The town is the centre of the 12th largest Slovenian municipality of the same name, which has approximately 17,500 residents, with the town itself being home to about 5000. The vast landscape spreads along the valley of the River...