Basics about Slovenia

REPUBLIC OF SLOVENIA

Slovenia is situated at the crossroads of greatest European cultures - Slavic, German and Roman. It is considered as one of the greenest countries in Europe due to forest area covering roughly 50% of Slovenia. The country is renowned for its amazing countryside comprising of its naturally beautiful Alpine vallies, picturesque Adriatic seaside, luxury thermal resorts and breathtaking historical heritage with medieval castles and cottage mansions. Slovenia is for many years considered as being one of the safest countries in the world due to extremely low crime level and life in social prosperity.

 

POPULATION: 2 MIO

SIZE: 20.000 KM2

CAPITAL: LJUBLJANA (CITY AREA 0.3 MIO, WIDER METRO AREA 0.5MIO)

STATE: PARLIAMENTARY REPUBLIC

GDP: 63 BILLION $

GDP/CAPITA: 30.500 $

GEOGRAPHY

CENTRAL & EAST: CONTINENTAL

NORTH: ALPINE

SOUTHWEST: MEDITERRANEAN

 

Distances from Ljubljana:

  

VENICE (ITA) = 2H DRIVE

VIENNA (AUT) = 3.5H DRIVE

SALZBURG (AUT) = 3H DRIVE

MUNICH (GER) = 4.5H DRIVE

BUDAPEST (HUN) = 4H DRIVE