Articles associated with - Slovenia

Slovenia Estates – Real Estate Agency

20-Jan-2015

Slovenia Estates

Interested in buying or renting real estate in Slovenia? Look no further!
Set up in 2006 as the first English-run licensed real estate agency in Slovenia, Slovenia Estates have solidified their position at the top of the industry ever since with their attention to detail and sheer passion to help prospective buyers get exactly what they desire.
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Slovenia video – the Green Piece of Europe

07-Feb-2010
Hay drying in Trenta

Hay drying in Trenta

Ths is a lovely video of still images of Slovenia and a great introduction to this wonderful country. The pictures have no captions but its fun guessing the locations.

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New Slovenia Tourist Board Office in London

03-Feb-2010

Beside Lake Bled

The Slovenia Tourist Board have a new location in London

Address & Contact details –

    Information Office of the Slovenian Tourist Board in London is located on the ground floor of the Embassy of the Republic of Slovenia:

    17 Dartmouth Street
    London SW1H 9BL
    United Kingdom

    CONTACT:
    Mladen Ljubisic
    Head of UK & Ireland Communications
    Slovenian Tourist

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Free WiFi Internet locations in Slovenia

25-Jan-2010

More and more of us are using the Internet when on holiday or travelling abroad these days, but one of the biggest problems is finding a reliable WiFi hotspot, preferably a free one! I came across a post today on http://mykafkaesquelife.blogspot.com/ which linked to the Google map below.

Credit for the map belongs to Blaž, a Slovenian blogger. MKL   … Read the rest

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Kurentovanje festival in Ptuj

19-Jan-2010
Ptuj beside the River Drava

Ptuj beside the River Drava

The Kurentovanje festival in Ptuj. Now this looks like fun!

The Kurentovanje is the most important carnival event in Slovenia with a 50-year-old tradition which preserve the ethnographical tradition.

Full details of this 11 day festival (05 Feb 2010 to 16 Feb 2010) and loads of pictures can be found at the Kurentovanje website.

Kurentovanje Festival in Ptuj - © Andrejj at Wikimedia Commons

Kurentovanje

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Slovene Digital Dialect

14-Jan-2010
Slovene

Slovene

I stumbled across this interesting Slovene language site today – www.digitaldialects.com.

It’s an entertaining way of improving your Slovenian vocabulary by completing some simple but fun exercises or games. Areas covered include greetings, numbers, colours, animals, food and some general vocabulary.

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Group Accommodation in Slovenia

30-Dec-2009
Book group accommodation in Slovenia

Book group accommodation in Slovenia

Hostelbookers.com also offer a group booking service which makes finding the right place to stay in Slovenia quick and easy.

Hostelbookers.com cater for families, school and college groups, hen and stag trips plus sports groups. In fact, whatever your group or interest we recommend contacting them for a quotation.

Why book with the HostelBookers Group

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Budget Accommodation in Slovenia

22-Dec-2009
Book budget accommodation in Slovenia

Book budget accommodation in Slovenia

You can now book budget accommodation throughout Slovenia from the pages of Slovenia-Walking!

Use the search box on the right or follow the links that are found throughout the website (similar to the one below) to find a selection of hostels, cheap hotels, inns, rooms and apartments in the area that you are reading about   … Read the rest

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Slovene for Walkers

10-Dec-2009
Slovene

Slovene

It is fortunate for foreign visitors that the Slovenians are excellent linguists. You will find that most young people speak at least some English while the older generation will understand German. Their language bears few similarities to English and the grammar is complex, but do try to use some words – your efforts will be much appreciated. Below we   … Read the rest

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Slovene – pronunciation

10-Dec-2009

Slovene

Slovene

Slovene pronunciation guide. (Taken from “Slovenian for Travelers” with kind permission from the author, Miran Hladnik).
The Slovenian language has 25 letters. It does not have the letters W,Q,X,Y but it does have three others. These  are Č, Š and Ž. The mark above the letters is called a strešica or “little roof”.

    A Fa
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