Monthly press news for December 2010
Slovenia has several dozen ski areas, currently opening in readiness for this years skiing season. Each in its own way offers a perfect experience of fun and enjoyment on the snow.The Golden Fox Trophy is a classic women`s World Cup skiing event with a tradition dating back 46 years, taking place in Mariborsko Pohorje ski resort on 15 and 16 January 2011.
At the closing ceremony of Expo 2010 in Shanghai, the Slovenian pavilion, which was thematically dedicated to Ljubljana, the World Book Capital, received the Gold Award for Creative Display (interior design) in the C category (pavilions up to 2,000 m2).
At a meeting in Munich on 5 December 2010, the Board of FIBA Europe decided that at the end of August and beginning of September 2013, Slovenia will host what has to date been its biggest sports event, the European basketball championship.
The electronic version of PR! magazine, published by Ljubljana Tourism for tourism professionals, journalists, tour operators and meetings organisers, has this year reached the finals of the Digital Magazine Awards 2010 in the Travel Magazine of the Year category.
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