Monthly press news for June 2011
In June 2011, a great many events will take place in Slovenia upon the occasion of Slovenia’s 20th birthday (25th June 1991 marks the day when the National Assembly declared Slovenia`s independence) united under the invitation “Homecoming”, together with a range of attractive and internationally renowned festivals beginning in June that give the tourist offer of Slovenia a special note. The biggest “Homecoming” event event will take place in Ljubljana on 1st July 2011. The event is entitled WELCOME HOME.Read more in the press news for June.
In May Slovenia got this year’s winner of the European Destinations of Excellence (EDEN) competition in Slovenia – the title has been give to the destination of Idrija with the tourist product »Idrija – A Story for All Times«. In May, the Lipica Stud Farm, the cradle of all Lipizzan horses in the world, became richer for the Lipikum Lipizzaner Museum. UNWTO has announced the Ulysses award winners and Slovenia is among them.