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Ljubljana is as the capital of Slovenia a picturesque city with a wealth of attractions. Besides its large numbers of cosy and fancy bars and diner places, it offers numerous opportunities for its visitors:
Ljubljana Castle
Ljubljana Castle stands on a hill above the city and is Ljubljana's main attraction. It offers some of the mos beautifull views of the city, while housing an exhibition on Slovenian history, a puppet museum and a number of historical rooms. The castle can quickly be reacher by funicular railway or by foot.
Dragon Bridge
The Ljubljana Dragon Bridge appears in the most recognizable images of Ljubljana. The four dragon statues are a masterpiece and a unique creation of technical heritage and Art Nouveau architecture. The Dragon Bridge replaced an old woode bridge which stood on its site from 1819. The authorities decided a modern design and reinforced structure was in place.
Triple Bridge
The central of the three bridges forming the Triple Bridge has stood in place since 1842. Between 1929 and 2931, the side bridges, intended for pedestrians, were added to the original stone brigde and as such created a unique architectural gem of Ljubljana. The metal railing were removes and all three bridges were furnished with massive stones and lamps.
Tivoli Park
Tivoli Park is the largest and most beautiful park of Ljubljana, located right in the city centre. The park covers an area of five square kilometers, crossed by three grand horse chestnut tree-lined walks. The park area blends into the environment is an ideal place for pleasure and leisure.
Please visit the Ljubljana Tourist Information Website for more information.