Ljubljana Things to Do

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  • 1. Ljubljana Castle

    4 out of 5 stars

    With only a day for the city (and Fernanda needing "accidentally" to do some shopping) we had to skip the castle. With time, I would have seen the three dimensions film about Ljubljana history, and...

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  • 2. Old Town

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    As you wander the old town, take your time and look at the details. It could be a carving of a face on the wall, intricate metal work on a railing, a statue, a fountain. The beauty of Ljubljana is in...

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  • 3. Prešeren Square

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    Preseren Square has a statue of France Preseren, Slovenia’s most famous poet overshadowed by the poetic muse. In a corner of the square his lover gazes across at him. Preseren Square is surrounded by...

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  • 4. Dragon Bridge

    4 out of 5 stars

    Dragon Bridge marks one end of Ljubljana old town.There are four fearsome looking dragons - one on each corner of the bridge. Butchers’ Bridge is near the market and presumably was once the meat...

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  • 5. Central market

    One of the most distinguishable buildings surrounding the market is Bishop's palace. Originally in Renaissance style, it was later transformed with Baroque decoration, and it seems to have the most...

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  • 6. Tivoli Park and Mansion

    I just to live i Azbetova ulica and as marathoner my intention was to run a lot. The city is not a perfect place to jogging, but the Tivoli Park is, even in winter, of course there could rain a lot of...

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  • 7. Triple Bridges

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    The central element in touristy Ljubljana is this triple bridge. The central part is the original bridge, built in 1842 and designed by an Italian architect. In 1929, Joze Plecnik, trying to eliminate...

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  • 8. Franciscan Church

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    This church was built between 1646 and 1660 (due to financial difficulties, the facade was finished only in 1700) by the Augustinians, who lived there until the end of the 18th century, and were later...

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  • 9. Ljubljanica River

    i still in love with this city ... i liked slovenia. Slovenia is a kind of magic world. I appreciate the authenticity of its citisen. its a clean country and veeeeeery safe. great views around the...

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  • 10. Flea Market

    If you're in Ljubljana on a Sunday morning then I certainly recommend taking a walk through the Flea Market. The market can be found on Cankarjevo nabrežje which runs between the Triple Bridge and...

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  • 11. Town Hall & town square

    The town hall is near the cathedral. Outside it there is a lovely fountain of the three rivers. We had a look at the free exhibition in the town hall which was OK but had no English information. The...

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  • 12. Ljubljana Church

    The Cathedral of St. Nicolas (Stolna cerkev sv. Nikolaja) dominates the silhouette of Ljubljana. It was built in Baroque style between 1701 and 1708. In 1996 the cathedral was equipped with a new...

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  • 13. Republic Square

    2 out of 5 stars

    Republike Trg was being restored when we visited. The parliament is here and there are some stark Soviet style buildings plus some typical communist style sculptures. Republic Square used to be known...

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  • 14. Kongresni square

    Kongresni Trg is a lovely square with some university buildings, a church and some Roman remains. The church here is the early Baroque Ursuline Church of the Holy Trinity. There is a gold statue of an...

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  • 15. Serbian Orthodox Church

    The Serbian Orthodox Church on the northwest corner of town is definitely worth a visit. The intricate frescoes on the walls and ceiling are certainly a sight to behold. Do try to be sensitive and...

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  • 16. Cobbler's Bridge

    Stopping in this bridge in a walking tour of the city I heard the guide explaining a long story about the bridge, including the use of the columns to expose or to hang people in the...

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  • 17. Roman Walls

    Jože Plecnik was very fond of his cones and pyramids and when he renovated the section of thr Roman wall along Mirje in the 1930s he decided to put a stone pyramid on top of the middle section. Why, I...

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  • 18. National Museum

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    The National Museum and Museum of Natural History has a library of its own, and a fine one at that! I like it when the interior consists of wooden furniture, here they even have a wooden staircase,...

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  • 19. Ursuline Church

    Ursuline Church of the Holy Trinity, a church in Kongressni Trg, was built between 1718 and 1726 in the Baroque style. Designed by Carlo Martinuzzi, a Friulian architect,it has an extensive altar...

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  • 20. University of Ljubljana

    Created in 1810, and one of the biggest universities in Europe, with more than 60000 students, this organization spreads all over the city, with many of its buildings in Krizanke. The main building,...

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  • 21. NUK - National and university library

    I told you to remember the name, didn't I? Plecnik (1872-1957) is almost synomynous with the city, considering how almost single-handedly he enriched the city with his architectural vision. Let me...

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  • 22. Parliment House

    From an architectural point of view not quite sure whether to admire or to loathe. You'd better go and judge for yourself. The square in front - Republic Square or Trg republike - is a bit of a mess,...

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  • 23. Skyscraper

    After walking north along Miklosiceva, we turned left at the square and headed west to the major street running parallel to it, Slovenska cesta and turned left to go see the Skyscraper, an attempt at...

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  • 24. Robba Fountain

    Leaving Preseren Trg and crossing the Triple Bridge you will enter Ljubljana's Old Town and Mestni Trg. The Robba Fountain is located at the centre of mestni Trg just by the Town Hall and is one of...

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  • 25. Krizanke

    No, I didn't like this building, contrasting with the sober beauty of its neighbours. I thought that it was a modern church of one of those new religions, but I was wrong - it is a research institute,...

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