Ljubljana (286,000 inhabitants) is the largest city and the capital of Slovenia (a country which became independent from Yugoslavia in 1991).
The city – which has a long and rich history of 4000 years – mixes and preserves its historic center and its architectural styles: Baroque, Austrian, Art Nouveau and contemporary buildings.
The city is home to 15 museums and 11 theatres; And it organizes more than 10,000 cultural events every year.
Image of title: Satyr Sculpture by Jakov Brdar, Butcher’s Bridge. Source: flickr / Michael & Sherry Martin