A story of love

Published: 21.2.2011

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A story of love

Thanks to the picturesque landscape, love in Slovenia connects the rich heritage of the past with a green future. In Slovenia it is easy to be at one with nature with the surrounding mountains and sea, forests and waters, fields and vineyards and earth and sky. Come and experience love in SLOVEnia!

A story of love

Thanks to the picturesque landscape, love in Slovenia connects the rich heritage of the past with a green future. In Slovenia it is easy to be at one with nature with the surrounding mountains and sea, forests and waters, fields and vineyards and earth and sky. Verdant green forests cover over half of the country, and there are countless opportunities for an active getaway in the wild, which is only ever a stone’s throw from urban centres. There are countless opportunities for travel and adventures in Slovenia – come and experience love in SLOVEnia!

The first thing a visitor notices in Slovenia is its incredible greenery. More than half of the country is covered with forests, including high mountains and lowland meadows, fields and natural parks home to countless wildlife and enriched by natural water sources. Nature in Slovenia intrigues and inspires Slovenian sportspeople to win international acclaim. Active holiday goers are free to explore countless hiking and cycling paths, as well as Slovenia’s rivers, which are among the top European destinations for water sports. Sports activities and a fresh, green environment is completed with a story of health. Feel the effects of the rich water sources in 15 of Europe’s best natural health resorts. Slovenia is divided into 24 culinary regions and 14 wine-producing districts – come and experience Slovenia’s love with all your senses!

Slovenia celebrates love with its own holiday of love. The Feast of Saint Gregory, celebrated on 12 March, is the day when birds marry, welcoming the arrival of spring. The spring comes to life in vibrant colours and offers the most incredible experiences. Toast love in Brda at the traditional Brda Wedding in June amongst the romantic Brda hills, colourful vineyards and orchards. Visit Pomurje and its Island of Love created by the Mura River which hides the rich cultural heritage of rafting, millers, weavers and more. Stop in beloved Ljubljana, Slovenia’s capital. Its lovely streets create a romantic atmosphere and whisper histories of famous townsfolk. Learn about the greatest Slovenian poet, France Prešeren, and his love for Julija - his statue in the town centre is a popular meeting point.

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