Ice-skating in Ljubljana Tivoli from November 4 ⛸

Ice-skating in Ljubljana Tivoli from November 4 ⛸

It may feel like summer has just ended, but winter joy is on the way! The famous Ljubljana indoor ice-skating venue Tivoli Hall’s opening date is Thursday, November 4. The regular schedule on their web-site lists Thursdays, Saturdays and Sundays as operating days for some 

CUKRARNA – birthplace of the Slovene literary modernism turns into Ljubljana ‘Tate Art Gallery’

CUKRARNA – birthplace of the Slovene literary modernism turns into Ljubljana ‘Tate Art Gallery’

The 19th century former Ljubljana sugar factory called Cukrarna has been left to ruination for a long time. But in the last years a large renovation project has been carried out … Featured head photo: Cukrarna Web Page Once upon a time in Ljubljana Operating 

HIKING JULIANA TRAIL – THE SOČA VALLEY PART

HIKING JULIANA TRAIL – THE SOČA VALLEY PART

As a local Slovenia travel blogger, at the end of February 2020 I was already making plans for another great summer of going around places in Slovenia and blogging about them. But then a global pandemic has put the entire planet on pause. To stop 

HUGE RECOGNITION: Works by three Slovenian authors – Kumerdej, Šarotar and Mazzini – among BEST books of Eastern Europe, Central Asia

HUGE RECOGNITION: Works by three Slovenian authors – Kumerdej, Šarotar and Mazzini – among BEST books of Eastern Europe, Central Asia

An award-winning, London-based digital magazine The Calvert Journal included novels ‘The Harvest of Chronos’, by Slovenian writer Mojca Kumerdej, ‘Panorama‘ by Dušan Šarotar, and ‘King Of The Rattling Spirits’ by Miha Mazzini, among its picks for the “100 of the best books from Central and 

Slovenia is reaching for the stars!

Slovenia is reaching for the stars!

Since Slovenia became an Associate Member of the European Space Agency (ESA) in 2016, its activities in the field of space and space technology have increased significantly. Training for future space missions in Slovenia In 2019, astronauts from five space agencies have been training in 

Ljubljana – the green capital that also chooses its ‘TREE OF THE YEAR’!

Ljubljana – the green capital that also chooses its ‘TREE OF THE YEAR’!

Frankly, from a country which is known as the first in the world to be declared a Global Green Destination one would expect nothing less than also selecting its capital’s greatest, mightiest, most unique and most inspiring tree … The ‘Tree City‘ of Ljubljana Among 

Slovenian post issues a new postage stamp with Idrija lace motif by Tina Koder Grajzar

Slovenian post issues a new postage stamp with Idrija lace motif by Tina Koder Grajzar

In Slovenia, lacemaking is a traditional handicraft with a rich heritage that has allowed it to continue developing up to the present day. Home to the famous Slovenian bobbin lace is a town of Idrija in the west of the country. TINA KODER GRAJZAR –