The four-day European Food Summit has now been concluded. Thanks to the extraordinary programme composed of a series of creative events with internationally recognised names in food and top Slovenian chefs, as well as an excellent organisation, the European Food Summit will be remembered for years to come by both the guests as well as the attendees.Author: visitljubljana.com
The first day of one of the largest and most important tourism trade fairs in the world, the ITB Berlin (Internationale Tourismus Börse) concluded with a ceremony of prestigious awards to the best destinations from the Global Top 100 Sustainable Destinations list. This year Ljubljana won in the Best of Cities category, receiving the award for its best practice – the implementation of the Locally Grown Food Exchange (Borza lokalnih živil).Author: visitljubljana.com
At Ljubljana Tourism we are presenting our city as a destination accessible to the disabled, which is also one of our strategic objectives. Our goal is to bring the tourist services of Ljubljana even closer to the disabled by offering free rental of two electric attachments for wheelchairs at the Slovenian Tourist Information Centre (STIC) located at Krekov Trg 10. This is an innovative service since STIC is the first tourist information centre in Europe providing this option.Author: visitljubljana.com
The December edition of easyJet Traveler in-flight magazine has proclaimed Moustache Tour the best cycling tour in Europe among the 12 best alternative travel highlights in 2018 (#easyjetbestof). According to the editor Jonny Ensall, these awards highlight the “real experiences that gave us goosebumps this year.”Author: visitljubljana.com
Ljubljana received the sustainable tourism award in the European Capital of Smart Tourism competition
Ljubljana won the sustainable tourism award within the first European Capital of Smart Tourism competition. Petra Stušek, the managing director of Ljubljana Tourism, and Željko Gudžulić, the smart city manager of the Municipality of Ljubljana, received the award yesterday at a ceremony in Brussels. In addition to that, Petra Stušek was also representing Ljubljana in a panel on the circular economy.