Slovenia lies in the heart of Europe, where the Alps meet the Meditteranean. This small green country measures only 20.273 square kilometers, but we can swim in the Adriatic sea and ski on the snow o Adriatic sea and ski on our beautiful mountains.
Half of Slovenia is covered with woods ( only Finland & Sweden have more woods of all countries in Europe).
On the map, my country looks like a han. Our west neighbour is Italy, north neighbour is Austria, on the north-east lies Hungary and Croatia is on the south-east.
The capitol of Slovenia is Ljubljana. The offici language is Slovenian and it is known as one of the hardest languages to learn. Our anthem is called Zdravljica and it's the only anthem which is also a toast.
Slovenia is devided on 7 regions, I come from the Gorenjska region
Slovenia has 2.049,261 residents.
SIGHTS OF SLOVENIA
Our highest mountain is Triglav, it's 2.864 m high.
The greatest sight is defenatly The Lake of Bled whit a little island in the middle of the lake. On the rock above the lake stands the Bled castle.
Tourists attraction is a boat called pletna and it takes you from the lake coast to the island of Bled.
After sight-seeing, you can eat a really good cake, called kremšnita.
A great tourist sight is also The cave of Postojna. It's most known resident is Proteus.
In 13 th century the wall drawings and inscriptions were found in the cave.
During the 2 nd world war, the german army was using the cave for fuel storage, so the airforces wouldn't destroy it. The partisans blew up the storage in 1944. The great fire was burning for a whole week.The soots covered the cave walls and have prevented the growth of new speleothems. Even today you can still see the black walls in the cave.