The weather forecast promised us brilliant weather for the 24th inauguration of the Ljubljana marathon, and it didn’t disappoint. Traveling towards Ljubljana from the south, though, I wasn’t so sure. It was foggy and slightly chilly. But that was soon to change. Having parked at one of the designated parking spaces, I quickly found myself […]

I met Johannes after a hike in Jezersko region. He was very friendly and I asked him to tell me his impression about Slovenia. Here is what he said after seeing this view. “This country has really surprised us, for a number of reasons. Clearly, Slovenia is a very outdoor minded country with splendid hikes in […]

For the past five years, I have spent three (summer) months in Slovenia, the country where I was born and raised. Each year, before I come home, I make a plan with my best friend, Nataš(sh)a, regarding when we will take “our day off.” When we have chosen the day, we decide where to go. […]

Hello Mateja and Simon, Thank you again for such a fun and informative program last Tuesday evening. I really enjoyed our conversation and my daughter really liked your little “Matthews.” It was very interesting hearing about your beautiful country. Since my wife spent two years in Romania, when I got home she asked if you […]

Thank you for speaking at the Colfax Rotary Club today.  It was one of the best presentaions we have had this year and captivated most of our attendees.  I had offered to try get you invited to the other Rotary Clubs in our area. -Carl Ogren,

“We thoroughly enjoyed a recent visit to Ljubljana.  Here’s what we liked about it. It’s beautiful: the architecture is striking and the city is located along a river with the Julian Alps in the distance. The people are friendly, helpful and speak English.  They’re also hearty. We found them eating outdoors in cafes and pubs […]

Mateja Travel’s Mateja Lončar will discuss the culture and geography of Slovenia in a presentation, 6:30-7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, April 3, at the Shadle Library (corner of Belt & Wellesley) in Spokane, Wash. The presentation entitled, “Slovenia: Culture, Sports, Food,” will describe the country’s regions and selected milestones in its recent history, some of which […]

Finally in Pullman! Mateja Travel‘s Mateja Lončar discussed the culture and geography of Slovenia in a presentation, 4-5 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 27, at the Neill Public Library in Pullman, Wash. The presentation entitled, “Slovenia: Culture, Sports, Food,” described the country’s regions and selected milestones in its recent history, some of which are curiously commemorated through sports events […]

Mateja Travel’s Mateja Lončar will discuss the culture and geography of Slovenia in a presentation, 5:30-6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 17, at the Latah County Library District in Moscow, Id. The presentation entitled, “Slovenia: Culture, Sports, Food,” will describe the country’s regions and selected milestones in its recent history, some of which are curiously commemorated […]

Mateja Lončar will discuss the history and culture of Slovenia in a presentation, 5-6 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 21, at the Whitman County Library in Colfax, Wash. The lively presentation entitled, “Slovenia: Culture, Sports, Food,” will describe the country’s regions and selected milestones in its recent history, some of which are curiously commemorated through sports events […]