Situated at the middle of a trade route between the northern Adriatic Sea and the Danube region, it was the historical capital of Carniola, a Slovene-inhabited part of the Habsburg Monarchy, and it has been the cultural, educational, economic, political, and administrative center of independent Slovenia since 1991. Its central geographic location within Slovenia, transport connections, concentration of industry, scientific and research institutions and cultural tradition are contributing factors to its leading position.
These are represented by district councils (Slovene singular: svet četrtne skupnosti or četrtni svet).
The budget of MOL was 346,505,748 euros for 2011. It was shaped by the sell of land lot and the construction of the Stožice Sports Park. With 125 million euros of debt, MOL was the most indebted Slovenian municipality in April 2010.
By Bojan KAVCIC. The grass flickered gently above a crack in the limestone and Ludvik Husu instinctively knew he had found what he was searching for ... Biological treasure trove ... The cave, situated some 50 kilometres south of the capital Ljubljana, was also home to the world's first cave tourist train, which began transporting visitors in 1872. No fear ... .
Glazar sid Postojna is one of the richest caves in the world “in limestone formations, with a dense concentration of stalactites, columns, pillars.” The cave, situated some 50 kilometers south of the capital Ljubljana, was also home to the world’s first cave tourist train, which began transporting visitors in 1872 ... .
Tande was intubated and mechanically ventilated before being transported by helicopter to the LjubljanaUniversity Medical Centre... “We are extremely grateful for the high professional first aid and medical care after the fall,” he said ... .
"Unique, fantastic, the weather, the snow, the silence, the air, being free," said Barbara and Franci, a couple from the capital Ljubljana...Public transport resumed on May 11 and Kanin ski resort reopened on May 14 ... a bit out of condition," said Omer, another skiier from Ljubljana.
Tourlane, which describes themselves as a leading planning and booking service for expert-made dream vacations, revealed the top 50 best cities for female solo travellers ... It faired well in the transport, justice and accommodation categories ... Claiming the top spot was Ljubljana, Slovenia’s capital city. Ljubljana scored 62.80 ... See the full list here. .
Set among the hilly vineyards and lush forests of eastern Slovenia, Maribor may well be the most charming destination you’ve never heard of ... What to do in Maribor. See the world’s oldest grapevine. We’ll tell you what’s true. You can form your own view ... Subscribe now ... 1/6 ... 2/6 ... Wizz Air flies direct to Ljubljana in around two hours. Public transport.