It was first presented by Slovene patriots/nationalists in Austro-Hungarian empire in 1848, as the tricolor of white, blue and red. The colors are reportedly taken from the crest of the land of Craina, that was the most "Slovene" of all Austrian lands. Nowdays Slovenia also covers parts of othe...
Slovenia is an independent country in Europe.
The latest census (June, 2006) set the population at 2,008,516 people. As of 1 January 2010, the population of Slovenia was estimated to be 2,054,480 .
We are actually quite wealthy... GDP (PPP)2008 estimate-Total$59.413 billion (82nd)-Per capita$29,520 (30th)GDP (nominal)2008 estimate-Total$54.639 billion (69th)-Per capita$27,148 (31st)Gini (2007)28.4 (low)HDI (2007)▲ 0.929 (very high) (29th) By Wikipedia By information from World...
it was part of socialist Yugoslavia, so yes
Slovenia has a mountainous terrain and its extremes in elevation range between 2,864 meters at its highest point (Triglev) to sea level on the short Adriatic coastline. The country's only low lying areas apart from on the Adriatic coast are in the valleys of Rivers Sava and Drava.
Slovenia is bordered by Italy and the Adriatic Sea to the west, Austria to the north, Hungary to the east, and Croatia to the south.
Not united, but a part of a federation.
we have 4 holidays : autumn, winter, spring and summer holidays. the major ones are summer holidays which last for 2 months -from the end of june to august-
Hallo, there is no information concerning the existence of the Slovenian embassy in Nigeria.
Prior to the 2010 Winter Games in Vancouver, Slovenia had won 4 medals, all bronze. 3 of those medals were in alpine skiing and 1 was in ski jumping.
yes it does .the biggest ski jump in the whole world.
Slovenians or "Slovenci" in Slovenian language.
Snubitev is a Slovenian equivalent of the title to the movie 'The Proposal'.
Ljubezen se zgodi is a Slovenian equivalent of the title to the movie 'Love Happens'.
Dedek, nono StarÃ¡ papa is a Slovenian equivalent of 'Grandfather'.
V mojih nebesih is a Slovenian equivalent of the title to the movie 'The Lovely Bones'.
Kje sta Morganova? is a Slovenian equivalent of the title to the movie 'Did You Hear About the Morgans?'
Volkodlak is a Slovenian equivalent to the title to the movie 'The Wolfman'.
Legija is a Slovenian equivalent to the title of the movie 'Legion'.
A lot of Slovenians know some English, especially the youngergeneration. I have cousins in Slovenia and they can all speak to mein English very well. If you're ever stuck with a translationthere's usually someone close by who can speak English, so noworries :) As English is taught in schools for...
the most loved sport in Slovenia is:football
Slovenia's imports include machinery and transport equipment, manufactured goods, chemicals, fuels and lubricants, and food.Slovenia's exports include electrical machinery, road vehicles, chemicals, and chemical products, footwear, furniture, food, and cigarettes. Tourism is also a major source of...
To take out the small stone in the shoe. It is a Slovenianexpression.
The Slovenian Ballet dance and various folk dances.
Slovenia has won the world cup once.
Yes he is. My grandparents are Slovenian and they know his family...who are also Slovenians :P
You say "adijo" or "nasvidenje" if it's more formal.
'Mother' in Slovenia is 'mati' (MAH-tee). Colloquially it is 'mama' (stress is on the first syllable).
The phrase 'V zraku' is a Slovenian equivalent to the title of the movie 'Up in the air'.
beacuse it is too reach! slovenia had to donate 1/4 of its GDP to kosovo, macedonia, serbia...
Slovenia is located just East of Italy. It is to the south of Austria and Northwest of Croatia. It lies on the Balkan Peninsula.
Yes. Predjama is a castle in Slovenia and it is located about 10 km from the Postojna city.
My citiy :) Postojna's Cave
They never did. Slovenia and Croatia declared independence from Yugoslavia first, which the Yugoslavia army opposed, starting a 8-day war in Slovenia and a war in Croatia lasting 2-3 years. Serbia didn't exist at the time. It was just a republic in Yugoslavia. Serbia became a proper country when...
im from slovenia, you need 40 min to get from trieste to piran, and 2h to get from trieste to bled.
Including a change of trains in Munich, about 12½ hours.
Ivan Janša has been Prime Minister of Slovenia since February 2012. He was preceded by Borut Pahor.
The largest city in Slovenia is the capital, Ljubljana.
There are 600 islands in Slovenia
Coastal zones and plains, hills, mountains, rain forests and savannas make up Suriname's physical regions. Specifically, a physical region represents a distinct land form. Suriname's northernmost region is taken up by the country's more developed and populated coastal zone. Bordering this zone of...
1h 15min from Venice to the slovenian border.
No Slovenia hasn't gotten to the semi finals yet.
Pretty hot in summer, very cold in winter
Slovenian flag features three horizontal bands - at the top white, in the middle blue, and at the bottom red. Slovenian coat of arms is positioned in the upper side of the flag on the white and blue band. The coat of arms is a shield with the image of Mount Triglav (the highest peak in Slovenia)....
No Slovenia is a part of central Europe and it`s neighbours are Italy, Croatia, Austria and Hungary.Allthough it was a part of the former Yugoslavia and therefore considered a part of the Eastern block.
Slovenia has never won the World Cup or the European Championships.
The highest peak of Slovenia is Triglav at 2864 m.
Yes, it has some coastal areas.
The republic of Slovenia was a part of the Socialistic Federative Republic of Yugoslavia (SFRJ)
Slovenia was part of the Socialistic Federative Republic of Yugoslavia for many decades before the 1990s.
The division of the world into three categories was used during the Cold War, so it is not directly applicable to the current political state of the world. At that time Slovenia was still part of Yugoslavia, one of the founding countries of the Non-Aligned Movement. By the original definition...
Slovenia has only ever qualified for the World Cup finals once, in 2002, where they failed to progress beyond the group stages.
As of 28th April 2010, Slovenia are 23rd in the FIFA Rankings
Valter Birsa. He is an attacking midfielder, and although he hasn't put up significant numbers for Slovenia in qualifying, he will definitely be their target man in South Africa. He plays for French Ligue 1 side Auxerre, and many attribute him for landing them in second spot in the league table.
Slovenia is an increasingly rapidly wealthy EU Member State. With a per capita measured in Nominal ($USD) terms at: $24,417 When measure in PPP (Purchasing Power Parity terms) the per capita for Slovenia is set at: $$28,118 Slovenia is expected to overtake Italy's declining wealth within the next...
The country of Austria . You missed out one country from your list, Austria is also bordered by Liechtenstein.
The name for the nation, Slovenes, was mentioned by a protestant priest and author Primoz Trubar in 1550s, describing the nation that lived in several different lands of the Austrian Empire. The origin of this name is not exactly known to me, but two possible origins spring to mind. The word is...
In Slovakia they speak Slovakian. In Slovenia they speak Slovenian. In border areas there are some people who speak other languages, for example Hungarian.
Four thousand two hundred thirty-four (4,234) is the air mileage from Ljubljana, Slovenia, to New York City, New York. That equals 6,813 kilometers or 3,679 nautical miles.
Depends on the route, traffic, or if you take the road or the train. It would be anywhere from 1.5 to almost 3h by train.
The Adriatic Sea, The Dava River, and The Sava river.
The driving distance from Venice, Italy to Ljubljana, Slovenia is151 miles / 243 km.
Ljubljana is the most popular city destination. It's really pretty and reminds me of Bern in Switzerland. Great food and great shopping are both readily available! Lake Bled is extremely popular with tourists. You can swim there, take a boat ride across the lake to Slovenia's one and only island,...
It's 11 hours, you have to change at Saltzberg Austria. You can get very cheap tickets if you buy in advance though.
Slovenia has never won the World Cup.
RoÄna torbica (singular) RoÄne torbice (plural)
Danilo Turk is the current president of Slovenia.
Slovenia will be in their second World Cup in 2010.
No. Slovenia is a country on the continent of Europe.
in late 19 century and until 1. world war, slovenia was part of big country in central europe called austro-ogrska (this is in slovenia language). After first world war this country fell apart and we were in another country called "kingdom srbs, croatians and slovenians". Yea we had a king. Then...
Slovenia has both a Prime Minister and a president. In 2011, the Prime Minister of Slovenia is Borut Pahor, while Danilo Türk is the president of Slovenia in 2011.
Slovenia reached the World Cup finals in 2002. They will also be participating in 2010.
2010 will be their second appearance.
YES . Slovenia is a republic.
Ljubljana - marvellous city as well, I recommend a visit.