Velenje is primarily a new town, developed after the Second World War but that development was centred on an existing coalmine which had opened at the end of the
Rare is the Slovenian town that does not have a castle. Some of them are referred to as castles but look more like a rather grand house; Velenje’s is very much a castle.
The curiously named (for I haven’t been able to find any explanation for it) Pivnica Zoro is located in the centre of Velenje, in the main shopping area. Find the
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