STA, 1 October 2018 - New rules governing tourist accommodation facilities in Slovenia took effect on Monday, introducing internationally-comparable Hotelstars standards and giving accommodation owners six months to adjust.
Maribor is home to the world’s oldest vine that still produces grapes, and a little wine, after more 400 years of growth. The plant itself has its own home, The Old Vine House (Stara trta) at Gorkega ulica 1, and it’s this location that’s the focus of many of the activities that will occur over the next seven weeks.
STA, 20 September 2018 - Participants of a three-day meeting of ministers and state secretaries from China and Central and Eastern European countries, including Economy Ministry State Secretary Eva Štravs Podlogar, agreed that the Chinese tourism market was very important for CE Europe, including Slovenia.
STA, 20 September - Slovenia's oldest city of Ptuj has been revealed as the world's hardest city for British holidaymakers to pronounce. In a survey by the Daily Mail that looked at the toughest-to-pronounce tourist destinations on the planet, Ptuj was mispronounced by 92% of those polled.