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SLOVENIA: SECRET LUXURY

A voyage of discovery to uncover Central Europe’s best kept secret / 5 nights Slovenia is the newest jewel in European luxury travel, featuring the very best of Central Europe in a beautifully wrapped package – the undulating Alps, the Adriatic sea and the Pannonian plains all included. Ljubljana, the country’s capital, is among the most vibrant and cosmopolitan cities in the region. You’ll be based here, in its medieval core, walking distance from it everything that makes this city one of Europe’s best kept secrets. Experience everything from its history, to its world-class culture, to its lesser-known wine scene, to its exciting nightlife. A short trip outside the city takes you to Bled, an almost impossibly beautiful island, home to...

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Why lush, LGBTI-friendly Slovenia is more than just Melania Trump's homeland

Alpine vistas a la Austria, Italian-esque coastline and a cool, cultural capital – the First Lady's outed Europe's best-kept secret. What do you know about Slovenia? If your only answer is ‘Isn’t that where Melania Trump was born?’ then it’s time to pay this stunning land a visit. Indeed, it may be one of Europe’s smallest countries, with a pint-sized population of 2.06 million and an area mass 20,273 km². (To put that into perspective, Germany has an area mass of 357,376 km2 and a population of 82.67 million). But Slovenia boasts a range of touristic credentials akin to countries that are far, far bigger. It has the mountainous natural beauty of Austria and Switzerland, and a short stretch of pristine coast to...

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Travel special: Slovenia’s PinkWeek

Slovenia might not be at the top of your list of countries to visit – or even on your list, for that matter – but it should be, and here’s why. Located in central Europe, Slovenia is a relatively small country sandwiched between Austria, Hungary, Croatia and Italy, and is approximately a two-hour flight from London. Its capital city, Ljubljana (pronounced loob-ee-arna), is pretty much in the centre of the country, meaning its a great base to explore from. It also has stunning landscapes made up of awesome mountains, mineral-rich lakes and lush forests. Slovenia even has a few Mediterranean style beaches (yeah, we were surprised too). A holiday to Slovenia therefore means one can ski down snow-topped peaks in...

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How Gay Is Slovenia?

On a scale of Saudi to San Fran, just how gay, camp, LGBT-friendly is this small southern-European country? When I told people that I was going on a trip to Slovenia, the typical reaction was “Oh cool… what’s there?” To which I shamefully admitted, “No idea!” So I went to find out. Read more >> https://www.thegayuk.com/how-gay-is-slovenia/

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GAYDIO EXCLUSIVE: Matt crabb does Pink Week 2017

Slovenia: probably not your first thought for a getaway if you’re LGBT, right? Well, we are going to tell you why this tiny country, smaller than the North of England, should be your next choice for a holiday destination. Matt Crabb and Producer Lewis went along for Pink Week 2017, Slovenia’s luxury LGBT travel package. Read & listen more >>> www.gaydio.co.uk

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