LJUBLJANA is indeed a people-friendly city, as its inhabitants and numerous visitors will tell you. In Ljubljana the old meets the new. It is a city of numerous theatres, museums and galleries, and boasts one of the oldest philharmonic orchestras in the world. The inhabitants of Ljubljana and its visitors can admire artists from many different fields – from music, theatre and fine arts to the alternative and avant-garde. In warmer months, the tables and chairs of the numerous cafés fill the banks of the Ljubljanica and the old city markets. It is here, after an almost obligatory Saturday visit to the Ljubljana market or the Sunday flea market or other events, that the locals meet for a morning coffee or for an evening chat with friends.
ARTish festival location: Stari & Gornji trg squares
29 Sep 2012 at 09:00-20:00
The ARTish festival, held in Ljubljana every last Saturday of the month, features a selling exhibition of original works by Slovenian creators. It takes place in the old city centre’s Gornji trg square.
ARTish is a series of events where artists not only show their works, but also present their methods and ideas. The festival programme also includes free creative workshops for adults and children, theatre performances, music concerts, charity projects such as exchange of used clothes, and various fundraising events.
Bit Center Youth Hostel and Design One Star Hotel
Bit center Youth Hostel and one star hotel, is a place where design and low price come together. The building is located near the highway ring but still close to the urban heart of Ljubljana. The Youth Hostel has 35 beds with different type of rooms, from two to ten bedded. In the same building there is one star hotel where rooms have private bathroom with shower, LCD TV. Buffet breakfast on request. Free WiFi.