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Slovenia is a green and diverse country, lying between the Alps, the Mediterranean, and the Panonian plain and embracing all the beauties of the old continent. In the north it borders to Austria, in the east to Hungary, in the south to Croatia and to Italy in the west.

Slovenia is a member of Schengen area meaning there is free transition with all neighbouring countries.

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Facts about Slovenia

Area 20.273 m2
Population 2 million
Language Slovene
Currency Euro (€)
GDP 17.076 EUR per capita (2007)
Capital Ljubljana
Political system multiparty parliamentary democracy
Electricity 220 V - 50 Hz

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Travel to Slovenia

By air

Ljubljana international Airport (Jože Pučnik) is connected to many European cities. Beside the national carier Adria Airways there are many different European companies flying in. Nearby airports are Vienna (A), v Graz (A), Klagenfurt (A), Salzburg (A), Venice (I), Trieste (I) and Zagreb (CRO).

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By car

Good roads and short distances present the best way to explore the beauties of Slovenia. You need a vignette for motorways. The lights are obligatory also during the day.

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By train

Slovenia is well connected also by rail with neighbouring countries and is also a part of Eurail Global Pass.

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Organizers of the WORLD HEMP CONGRESS – Slovenia kindly ask all participants to act and comply with the laws of the EU, Republic of Slovenia and the laws of their respective country. For any possible violation we shall not be liable. Project rights reserved. Panonia - Institute for alternative and agricultural plants with emphasis on ecology and climate change with the WHC team.



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