Can you imagine a summer holiday where, instead of lying idly on the beach, you boldly take on a series of adrenaline-filled adventures? In Slovenia, an increasing number of locals and foreigners alike choose this way of spending their holiday, or whatever free time they have on their hands. Contact with nature: good. Level of adventure: high!
So it is hardly surprising that Slovenes conquer the world’s highest peaks, climb the most difficult mountain faces, and set world records in the boldest of sporting feats, if extreme sports are indeed one of the nation’s favourite pastimes: this can be either a visit to an ‘adrenaline park’, tackling white water rapids in a raft, or on a hydro-speed board, a parachute jump, or a free-ride mountain bike descent.
At the second Youth Olympic Games, which were held in Nanjing in China in the second half of August, the Slovenian flag was represented by 48 young athletes. 32 boys and 16 girls competed in athletics, badminton, golf, sailing,...
During the Closing Ceremony of the FIS Ski World Championships in Schladming we witnessed yet another superb performance of Tina Maze. Not on skis, this time, but together with established musicians who, specially for this...
Tina Maze has stayed focused and committed to achieving her goals, racing with incredible energy and determination. Even as a member of a small team, meaning that she has had to tackle problems largely on her own, she has...
Because mountains, hills, and plains are a frequent sight and the winters normally tend to be white and cold, active life on the sunny side of Alps can charm you with an inspiringly long list of pleasures.
Country Brand: I feel Slovenia
The mission of the brand "I feel Slovenia" is clear: going forward with nature, which means focusing on organic development, promoting a niche economy, welcoming diversity, and attracting the best technological and human potential. Slovenia is a diverse country occupying a small area with pristine nature, diverse culture, rich history and enviable quality of life. Read more »
Fifth place on prestigious world list
National Geographic Society´s Center for Sustainable Destinations and the magazine National Geographic Traveler compiled its sixth successive prestigious Destinations Rated list of the most beautiful locations and destinations in the world. Slovenia was ranked a fantastic fifth place ... Read more »
Slovenia - Profile of an adventure (brochure)
A quick overview of the most important information on Slovenia on 15 pages. The brochure contains a map of the most important tourist points in Slovenia. Read more »
The Official Travel Guide by Slovenian Tourist Board - Information about tourism in Slovenia
Slovenia life - The Guide to Holidays, Travel, Culture, and Expatriate Living in Slovenia
Visit Ljubljana - Ljubljana's official web portal
Visit Maribor - Pohorje - Maribor's official web portal
Tourist farms - List of more than two hundred Slovenian tourist farms