Sometimes getting lost is the best way to truly discover a new and unfamiliar place. That said, it's always wise to understand some basic details about your destination before you head off. Read on for a few Ljubljana tips and tricks.
Ljubljana is the national capital of Slovenia and is about 75 miles (121 kilometers) west of the notable city of Zagreb.
Some 270,000 people reside in this part of Slovenia, so there are loads of opportunities to make new friends.
Not only Slovenia's capital, Ljubljana is one of the most sensational places in the country. Take your pick of its 55 properties and you'll be one step closer to your next inspirational adventure.
Stylish rooms, luxurious sheets and great service is what you'll find during your stay at the Antiq Palace Hotel And Spa (Gosposka ulica 10) or the Lesar Hotel Angel (Gornji Trg 7). If you're the type of wanderer who would rather spend all their time exploring the area, a deluxe suite may not be for you. Some fantastic budget options are the Grand Hotel Union (Miklosiceva 1) and the Hostel Celica (Metelkova 8).
Serious sightseers should explore Dragon Bridge and St. Nicholas Cathedral. Would you like more things to see in this action-packed city? Ljubljana Castle and Triple Bridge will keep you occupied.
Public squares have many stories to tell. Stroll well-worn footpaths and try to find some clues to the area's past at Town Square. Want some more ideas? Many trailblazers and great minds have studied behind the doors of University of Ljubljana. Learn about its lengthy history and achievements, and stroll its stately campus during a guided tour. But that's not all there is. Ditch the history books! Let the past jump to life at National Museum of Slovenia.
Plug in your headphones and watch a couple of in-flight flicks. Before long, you'll land at Joze Pucnik Airport (LJU). It's about 13 miles (21 kilometers) from the center of Ljubljana.
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