Slovenia lights Olympic torch

January 2018

A month before the start of the Winter Olympics in PyeongChang an Olympic torch was lit in Ljubljana. The torch will now travel through the country, carried by athletes and fans.

UN Declares 20 May World Bee Day

December 2017

The United Nations General Assembly adopted by consensus a resolution declaring 20 May as World Bee Day. Every year on this day, the attention of the global public will be drawn to the importance of preserving bees and other...

Luxury hotels in Slovenia

December 2017

Slovenia is known as a green, boutique destination for visitors seeking peace, special experiences and personal fulfilment. Growing numbers of guests are looking for products with high added value, something reflected in...

Renault Clio I feel Slovenia

December 2017

Renault Slovenia officially unveiled a new limited series of cars, the Clio I feel Slovenia. I feel Slovenia is a strong national brand for Slovenia, which combines the beauty of the Slovenian natural environment with the...

The Declaration of »World Bee Day«

December 2017

Presumably on 20 December, the resolution declaring 20 May as World Bee Day is expected to be adopted at the plenary session of the United Nations General Assembly.

Slovenia's Javorca Church receives European Heritage Label

December 2017

A church near the town of Tolmin commemorating the fallen soldiers of the WWI Isonzo Front has been selected to receive the European Heritage Label ahead of the launch of the European Year of Cultural Heritage in 2018 at the...

Kurent carnival costume listed as UNESCO intangible cultural heritage

December 2017

The door-to-door rounds of Kurenti, a traditional Slovenian carnival costume, have become part of the UNESCO list of intangible cultural heritage of humanity.

Jewellery – the architecture of eternity

November 2017

An exhibition of jewellery is currently on display at the Feniks sales gallery on Tavčarjeva Ulica in Ljubljana. Its creators sought inspiration in the works of architect Jože Plečnik: in the Triple Bridge, in the colourful...