Stories from Ljubljana blog

This is the official blog by Visit Ljubljana, written by locals, for the travelers. It's packed with insider tips on what to see, do and experience. If you wish to receive fresh stories in your inbox, sign up here.

  • Ljubljana’s craft beers and pubs - an enthusiast’s guide

    by Peter Kamien

    As a dyed-in-the-wool Bavarian, I am thrilled by the new beer culture that’s sweeping Slovenia. The introduction of craft beer from small breweries has been a triumph, and among more than 100 excellent breweries now operating in Slovenia, seven are from Ljubljana or its near surroundings. So follow me for a short walk among Ljubljana’s wonderful world of craft beer ...

  • 5 street food places you must visit if you’re hungry in Ljubljana

    by Eva Gale

    If one thing’s for certain is that you’ll never go hungry in Ljubljana. There is a true myriad of flavours that satisfy every taste. But you don’t have to go to a fancy restaurant to enjoy some good food. Sometimes the best meals are the ones served on a paper plate or wrapped in tin foil. Grab some extra pair of napkins and enjoy some of the most unique street food you’ve ever seen.

  • Memories of Our Ljubljana Adventure

    by Cara Jasmine Bradley

    In mid-July 2019, my partner and I were fortunate enough to tick lovely Ljubljana off our bucket lists. The city well and truly left its mark on my heart, so much so, in fact, that I was compelled to write an article about it.

  • 5 must-see artworks in Ljubljana’s National Gallery

    by Peter Kamien

    Art is an international language that hardly has need of words. So, when you travel to a foreign country, it’s a good idea to make friends with its art and artists – then, you’ll understand the place so much better. The Slovenian National Gallery in Ljubljana is the perfect place to make such friends…

  • How do you find a real Russian dacha next door to Ljubljana?

    by Peter Kamien

    Always in search of the hidden treasures of Slovenia, I made an incredible discovery – a real Russian dacha at the very gates of Ljubljana! How is that possible? Here’s what I found:

  • Where to get a taste of Slovenian wines in Ljubljana

    by Eva Gale

    Ljubljana’s wine scene is something to write home about. You already know Slovenia is a home of many wine regions and wine varieties and luckily, they all come together in many wine bars and wine themed events that will spice up your Ljubljana visit. I welcome you to sit back and relax with a nice glass of “vino”, just like the locals do.

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