Planica is an Alpine Valley that runs from the border village of Rateče and extends into the Tamar Valley. Home to the worlds highest ski jumping centre and many world record setting jumps. The first ski jump was constructed before 1930 with a larger hill being constructed in 1934. In it's day, the second hill was the biggest jumping hill in the world. In 1936 the first jump over 100m was achieved. Since then many world records have been set and broken. Over the years development has continued and work on the biggest jumping hill in the world is now under way, with renovation work on the older hills already complete.
Ljubljana voted 5th most idyllic place to live in Europe
In a recent article published by Forbes Magazine, Ljubljana has been voted the 5th most idyllic place to live in Europe, described as a “little Paris” with hints of Art Nouveau - a melting pot of culture at the crossroads of the German, Latin and Slavic worlds.