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Death goes digital: Slovenian firm puts a modern twist on ancient...

A Slovenian company has created a virtual way to grieve, with digital interactive tombstones that play video and other digital content to mourners. A...

Slovenia eco-friendly aircraft reaches Seychelles

Seychelles has witnessed the arrival of one of the smallest aircraft to arrive at the archipelago’s international airport.

Slovenia: inspiration for good health and wellbeing

Slovenia acts as an inspiration for many seekers of the sort of active lifestyle that ensures good health and wellbeing, not the least of numerous elite athletes from around the world.

New hiking trail crosses from Slovenia to Italy

The Alpe Adria Trail is a new topical hiking trail offering 680 kilometers of diverse and thrilling travel through three countries and three different cultures.

More international tourists visit Slovenia

In 2011, Slovenia was visited by 7 percent more tourists, who created 5 percent more overnight stays than in 2010, while the number of foreign tourists and their overnight stays increased by as much a

Slovenia: a shining example of sustainable tourism

Last year alone, approximately half (51 percent) of all European holidaymakers planned to enjoy a vacation in their home country.

Ljubljana ranks in Europe’s top 3 for tourism growth

A recent study about city tourism in European capitals has revealed that Ljubljana, Slovenia, next to Berlin and Stockholm, is ranked among the top three European capitals with the highest growth rate

Slovenia ultra-light plane lands in Antarctica

Slovenian pilot Matevz Lenarcic has been flying his Virus SW, an ultra-light plane made by Slovenian manufacturer, Pipistrel, around the world for over a month now.

Croatia and Slovenia: Israeli tourists wanted

Delegations from Croatia and Slovenia are visiting Israel as part of the International Mediterranean Tourism Market (IMTM) conference, held this week in Tel Aviv.

Ultra-light plane from Slovenia set’s out on round-the-world journey

From Slovenia, a Central European country at the juncture of the Alps and the Mediterranean, on January 8 2012, the Virus SW ultra-light plane has set out on a two-month journey around the world.

Slovenia tourism sponsors photo contest

PictureSlovenia.com, in cooperation with the Slovenian Tourist Board and partners, continues the global photography competition, through which it wants to increase the visibility of Slovenia in the wo

Key Slovenian tourist operators sign sustainable partnership

In December, within the series of joint expert events within the framework of the Days of Slovenian Tourism, all key Slovenian tourist operators signed the Declaration of Partnership for Sustainable D

Opera and ballet Ljubljana – welcome back, we missed you!

The Slovenian National Theatre Opera and Ballet Ljubljana was thoroughly restored and upgraded – after six years, the doors of the main Slovenian opera-ballet house were officially open for visitors

European Capital of Culture begins

The program for the opening weekend of European Capital of Culture was revealed today in the Vetrinjski Court. The opening event will take place between January 13-15, 2012.

Winter sports kick off in Slovenia

Slovenia enters each new year especially actively, since numerous World Cup and international competitions and championships, primarily connected to winter sports, take place here.

The battle for the prestigious Sejalec awards

For almost a decade, the Slovenian Tourist Board has been systematically promoting and awarding creative and innovative tourist achievements.

Maribor opens European Capital of Culture this Saturday

In the last days of December, the Finnish Turku symbolically handed over the European Capital of Culture (ECOC) title to Maribor and Guimarães during a solemn event.

Slovenia ultra-light aircraft begins around-the-world voyage today

From Slovenia, a Central European country at the juncture of the Alps and the Mediterranean, today, on January 8, 2012, the Virus SW ultra-light plane has set out on a two-month journey around the wor

Slovenia sponsors around the world flight in an ultra-light aircraft

From Slovenia, a Central European country at the juncture of the Alps and the Mediterranean, on January 3, 2012, the Virus SW ultra-light plane will set out on a two-month journey around the world.

Adolf Gaischeg of Mags Tours in Slovenia appointed Ambassador for HiTA

HONOLULU, Hawaii - The Hawaii Tourism Association (HiTA) announced that Adolf Gaischeg of Mags Tours in Slovenija – the Republic of Slovenia – has been named their newest Ambasador.