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Slovenia

Slovenia, the small Republic bordering Italy, Austria, Croatia and Hungary, is one of Europe’s most under-rated travel destinations. Uniquely placed where four different geographical regions meet – the Alps, the Dinaric area, the Pannonian plain and the Mediterranean – Slovenia is a vibrant, young country with spectacular nature, a long history, rich culture, and some of the most enchanting cities in Europe. TMO Travel has put together a number of useful articles and city guides to help you plan a trip to Slovenia.

Cover photo – Bohinj lake, (source www.slovenia.info Aleš Zdešar / Turizem Bohinj)

  • Ljubljana

    Ljubljana is one of Europe's coolest capital cities, famed for its castle, beautiful bridges, vibran
  • Trieste's Klein Berlin

    Trieste’s Kleine Berlin

    Trieste's Kleine Berlin is a series of air raid shelters built during the Italian City's occupation by the Nazis in 1943.
  • Castello Miramare – Trieste

    Castle Miramare, built overlooking the Gulf of Trieste, is one of the main tourist attractions in Trieste, allowing visitors to take a glimpse back into how the 19th Century European Aristocracy lived
  • Trieste – 5 typical foods to taste

    Trieste may not be world famous for its cuisine, but don't let that fool you as there are lots of wonderful local dishes to taste. We've put together a list of five essential Triestine dishes to sampl
  • Glen Hansard, Damien Dempsey & Hozier occupy building in Dublin

    Glen Hansard, Damien Dempsey, Hozier, Christy Moore, director Jim Sheridan and a range of activists and celebrities occupied a large, empty building in Dublin on thursday night (15th), to support the
  • The Museum of Contemporary Art Metelkova (MSUM)

    Ljubljana’s cool autonomous city space Metelkova Mesto is divided, roughtly into two separate areas – the autonomous and independent area occupied by artists with its clubs, bars, worksho
  • Metelkova mesto – Ljubljana’s Alternative Heart

    Metelkova Mesto, in Ljubljana, before Slovenia broke away from the Yugoslavia Republic, was an army barracks. Nowadays it is a thriving alternative culture centre, occupied by artists and bohemians, w
  • Ljubljana's Dragon Bridge

    Ljubljana’s Dragon Bridge (Zmajski most)

    Ljubljana's Dragon Bridge (Zmajski most) is one of its most famous landmarks and one of its most photographed monuments. Learn more about the Dragon Bridge here.
  • Renzi’s Populism Backfires – The Italian Referendum

    The main message of Matteo Renzi’s referendum campaign was a simple slogan ‘it only takes a yes to change Italy’. Repeatedly in television debates the Italian prime minister reduced
  • Ljubljana Castle

    Booking.com Ljubljana Castle (Ljubljanski grad) sits on top of Castle Hill, dominating the Ljubljana skyline. The castle is on the site of a medieval fortress dating back to the 11th century. A number

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