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Bohinj Park Hotel – Five Stars and Eco-Friendly

Lake Bohinj

Lake Bohinj

**Bohinj Park Hotel**

The newly opened (2009) Bohinj Park Hotel in Bohinjska Bistrica has been awarded a Five Star rating. What really sets this hotel apart though is it’s “green” eco-friendly credentials.

The hotel is setting new standards in energy efficiency.  Using a 430m deep geothermal well, which heats the hotel in winter and cools it in   … Read the rest

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Slovenia – a Best Rated Place!


Slovenia is 6th out of 133 in the National Geographic Traveller’s “Best Rated Places” list.  Quite right too!

Church of St Primoz near Jamnik

Church of St Primoz near Jamnik

Here is the verdict –

    The northernmost of the former Yugoslavia’s republics, Slovenia wins praise for being “. . . savvy about balancing tourism with cultural and historical preservation”.
    Ljubljana, the capital, is “. . .
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Award for the Triglav National Park


Triglav National Park, Slovenia
Reported today on

The Triglav National Park was awarded a certificate for transboundary parks together with an Italian nature park during the EUROPARC 2009 annual conference in Stroemstad, Sweden, in September. Read more . . .  … Read the rest

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Slovenia is one of the world’s cleanest countries

Slovenia - a clean country

Slovenia - a clean country

Reported by on the 11th of September, 2009. “Slovenia ranks among the world’s cleanest countries, a survey by US researchers has shown. On the list of 140 countries, Slovenia ranked 15th . . .” Read more.

This is one of the things we love about Slovenia – it is so clean!

Depression hits   … Read the rest

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