Monthly press news Januar 2014 Welcome to festive and carnival Slovenia! The New Year`s party has barely finished when preparations for big Ski World Cup races and carnivals that call for spring begin.
The Slovenian capital is celebrating 2000 years of roman Emona
which was the first urban predecessor of the current Ljubljana.
2014 also marks 100 years from the beginning of The First World War
. Experience Slovenia and Italy on the Walk of Peace from the Alps to the Adriatic a century after the Isonzo Front.
Find out what winter pleasures does the Slovenian ski Oscar winner offer? Kranjska Gora is one of the oldest venues of Alpine Ski World Cup races. One of the best Alpine skiers of all times, Ingemar Stenmark, used to say that the amazing atmosphere in Kranjska Gora made him feel like a Slovenian. Welcome to Vitranc Cup
on 8 and 9 March 2014
. This year`s Ski Jumping and Flying World Cup in Planica
will be held from 20 to 23 March.
eagerly expects the 50th Golden Fox
, Alpine Ski World Cup on 1 and 2 February 2014
. The Slovenian golden fox Tina Maze
took care of the euphoria at last year`s Golden Fox, which was visited by a record number of journalists and visitors. Vogel Ski Center
is famous for its incredible views of the Julian Alps and Lake Bohinj. The full moon hikes to Vogel are already scheduled. The evening winter landscape and stories of Bohinj in the moonlight have true hypnotic power.
And then comes the power of carnival season! According to old Slovenian legends, the kurent, a famous carnival character, is a demon who chases away winter. The largest cultural-ethnograpic event in Slovenia is kurentovanje in Ptuj, this year from 2 February to 4 March 2014.
Feel Slovenia and enjoy the stories in the January newsletter!
Read more in the Monthly press news Januar 2014.