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November news from Slovenia

Welcome to the wonderful Slovenia.

World exhibition EXPO Milano has come to an end, Slovenian pavilion recorded a great success and even welcomed its one-millionth visitor. On the Days of Slovenian Tourism, the Slovenian Tourist Board named first Green Slovenia destination and accommodation and conferred the award for a new EDEN destination. The Slovenian Beekeepers Association successfully presented its initiative to proclaim a World Bee Day.

The last days before snow covers the landscape are perfect to explore Slovenia on your motorbike, like Henry Cole in the World’s Greatest Motorcycle Rides on Travel Channel did, where he explored the green country. Visit the renewed portal of Visit Dolenjska and stay at the hotel Four Points by Sheraton Ljubljana, which is ranked on the list of top “Hotels and Resorts 2015”. Book your flight on the new charter connection between Slovenia and South Italy or simply take your time to enjoy a romantic scenery at Bled, the most beautiful winter destination, according to Rough Guide.

Enjoy the November news from Slovenia!


November highlights
Award ceremony for EDEN destination in Slovenia
Award ceremony for EDEN destination in Slovenia
Brda, the land of invigorating moments, is this year’s European Destination of Excellence. The European network of EDEN destinations, with over hundred partners, has now accepted Brda and 4 finalists (Bohinj, Radolca, Karst and Delicacies of Dolenjska). The award ceremony took place on the Days of Slovenian Tourism on 13 October. more...
First winners of Slovenia Green awards
First winners of Slovenia Green awards
In the certification process of the Green Scheme of Slovenian tourism, the Slovenian Tourist Board conferred the first Green Slovenia awards. The expert jury rewarded Ljubljana with the certificate of Green Destination and six accommodation with the certificate of Green Accommodation. All certificates confirm the commitment to sustainable development. more...
One-millionth visitor at the Slovenian pavilion at EXPO
One-millionth visitor at the Slovenian pavilion at EXPO
Slovenian pavilion at the world exhibition EXPO welcomed its one-millionth visitor. The lucky guest is Marco Rota from Milan with his wife, who won a week vacation in Slovenia. The last data show that the pavilion had around 7,100 visitors per day, most of them from Italy and France. more...
World Bee Day confirmed by Apimondia
World Bee Day confirmed by Apimondia
The International beekeeping congress Apimondia 2015 took place in Daejeon in South Korea, which gathered beekeepers and scientists from 86 countries and 125 beekeeping associations. The Slovenian Beekeeper’s Association presented the initiative of proclaiming 20 May as the World Bee Day, which was accepted among the delegates and confirmed by Apimondia, the International Federation of Beekeepers’ Associations. more...
Slovenia at the WTM London
Slovenia at the WTM London
At WTM London, Slovenia was promoted to UK and global media as a green, active and healthy destination, featuring Ljubljana as European Green Capital 2016. WTM London is one of the world’s largest international tourism fairs and traditionally takes place during the first week in November in London. more...
Slovenia on ABC 7 in Washington DC
Slovenia on ABC 7 in Washington DC
Are you getting an itch to travel soon but don`t know where to go? Travel writer Troy Petenbrink, presented Slovenia in the American talk show Let`s Talk, which was broadcasted in Washington DC. He talks about the Slovenian beauties, historical and culinary background and even brings a bottle of wine from Brda for hosts to taste. more...
Charter flights between Slovenia and South Italy
Charter flights between Slovenia and South Italy
The HIT group in cooperation with the Slovenian national airline Adria Airways and tourist agency Palma started with the first charter flights between Slovenia and South Italy. First passengers from Palermo and Neaples flew to Slovenia for a four-day retreat in the end of October, spent in Hit Hotels in Nova Gorica and Kranjska Gora. more...

Explore Slovenia

Slovenia on Travel Channel
Slovenia on Travel Channel
Follow Henry Cole, one of the worlds most famous producer, presenter, motorbike rider and a host of the show World’s Greatest Motorcycle Rides on Travel Channel. His latest show and love of a good motorbike ride brought him to Ljubljana, where he started his journey through the Balkans. more...
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Statistics

September Tourist Statistics
September Tourist Statistics
In September 2015, Slovenia recorded 9% more tourist arrivals and 7 % more overnight stays in tourist accommodations compared to September 2014. Camping sites had increased their tourist overnight stays by 18% in the same period. more...


Do not miss
Four points by Sheraton Ljubljana among Top hotels in 2015
Four points by Sheraton Ljubljana among Top hotels in 2015
Four points by Sheraton Ljubljana has ranked on the list of “Top hotels and resorts of 2015” of Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide. more...

Bled on Rough Guides list of beautiful winter destinations
Bled on Rough Guides list of beautiful winter destinations
Rough Guides has put together a list of 20 destinations that look even more beautiful in winter. The romantic scenery of Bled convinced the authors of the list. more...

Renewed tourist portal of Dolenjska region
Renewed tourist portal of Dolenjska region
The Southeast Slovenia region is richer for the renovated tourist destination portal of Dolenjska, Bela Krajina and Kočevsko-ribniško area. more...

"I Feel Slovenia. I Feel at Home. exhibition in London
The "I Feel Slovenia. I Feel at Home." exhibition will take place at More London Riverside in front of London City Hall from 14 to 23 November 2015. more...


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