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Slovenia’s Ancient Roman Holiday

In the 2,000 years since Caesar Augustus laid one of Ljubljana’s first stones, then for a settlement called Emona, this city has often hidden in plain sight. No longer: As Slovenia’s capital cheers its bimillenary throughout 2014, it’s putting its treasures on parade.

The Radar: Travel Lately

The Radar: The top travel news, stories, trends, and ideas from across the web. Got Radar? Follow us on Twitter @NatGeoTraveler and tag your favorite travel stories from the web #NGTRadar. Check back on the blog on Wednesdays for our Travel Lately roundup.

I Heart My City: Marko’s Ljubljana

Marko Orel has studied abroad in Poland, Italy, and the Czech Republic, but his heart will always belong to Slovenia and its small-but-beautiful capital city, Ljubljana. Check out his guide to making the most of his hometown, then add your two cents.

World Cup 2010: What Do You Know About Slovenia?

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Slovenia is playing England in the World Cup today and we’d wager that you probably know a lot more about one country than the other. So here’s a quick user’s guide to Slovenia. UPDATE: If you’re a Brit who already booked a holiday in Slovenia for this year with one of eight UK travel companies,…

I Heart My City: Petra’s Ljubljana

Hello city-lovers! Today we’re headed to the Slovenian capital of Ljubljana, where resident Petra tells us what she loves about her hometown. Want to see your city on IT? Copy and paste our list of fill-in-the-blank questions into an e-mail, fill in your answers, and send your responses to IntelligentTravel@ngs.org. And if you’re still waiting…