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Friendly and charming Slovenia earns its rainbow with Pink Week 2016

For the third year in a row, this little European country welcomes LGBTI people from all over the world to a festival with a difference. The recipe for the third Slovenian Pink Week; a small but scenic European country, a crowd of LGBTI people from all over the world, a gala dinner, a club night, days of fun and the fight for equal rights. Indeed, this year’s edition of Pink Week took place in the gorgeous Ljubljana Castle, in the heart of one of Europe’s most friendly and welcoming capitals.During Saturday 28 May the castle was lit in pink, as Mattej Valencic and Matej Knific, the two souls behind the Pink Week, hosted dozens of Slovenian celebrities and VIPs. Read more >>...

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World renowned as one of the most popular gay destinations featuring massive parties and famous events, surely at the top of every LGBT traveler’s bucket list is…..errrr, wait a minute – where’s Slovenia again? Ok, we digress….no Slovenia has not typically been known as a big gay destination nor is it likely on many people’s bucket list. But why? Simply put – Slovenia is a small, yet emerging European destination that is still finding a place on the map for the average tourist. But that doesn’t make it any less attractive to visit and in fact, for us it presents an opportunity that we’ve had our eyes on for a few years. What’s Pink Week?This year from May 26th to 29th, we’ll be visiting Slovenia...

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Feel Love at Pink Week in Ljubljana & sLOVEnia

„Das Wesentliche ist für die Augen unsichtbar, das gilt auch für unsere kleine Perle, die die Natur mit dem Adriatischen Meer, dem Karst, den Alpen, der Pannonischen Tiefebene und noch vielen anderen Schönheiten beschert hat,“ so Frau Marta Kos Marko, Botschafterin der Republik Slowenien in der Bundesrepublik Deutschland beim heutigen Mittagessen für Pressevertreter und andere Organisationen. „Deswegen freut es mich sehr, dass sich Slowenien immer mehr zu einer bekannten und beliebten Tourismusdestination im Bereich des LGBT-Tourismus entwickelt. Am Mittagessen nahmen auch die Vertreterin der Slowenischen Tourismus Organisation (STO) in Deutschland, Frau Majda Rozina Dolenc, und die Organisatoren des speziellen touristischen Pakets „Pink Week“, Matej&Mattej, teil.  Zwei Tage vor dem Start der größten Tourismusbörse in Europa, der ITB Berlin 2016, lud...

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