Map - Slovenia (Republic of Slovenia)

World >  Europe >  Slovenia

Slovenia (Republic of Slovenia)

Flag of Slovenia
Slovenia (Slovenija ), officially the Republic of Slovenia (Slovene:, abbr.: RS ), is a sovereign state located in southern Central Europe at a crossroads of important European cultural and trade routes. It is bordered by Italy to the west, Austria to the north, Hungary to the northeast, Croatia to the southeast, and the Adriatic Sea to the southwest. It covers 20,273 km2 and has a population of 2.07 million. One of the successor states of the former Yugoslavia, Slovenia is a parliamentary republic and a member of the United Nations, of the European Union, and of NATO. The capital and largest city is Ljubljana.

Slovenia has a mostly mountainous terrain with a mainly continental climate, with the exception of the Slovene Littoral, which has a sub-Mediterranean climate, and of the northwest, which has an Alpine climate. Additionally, the Dinaric Alps and the Pannonian Plain meet on the territory of Slovenia. The country, marked by a significant biological diversity, is one of the most water-rich in Europe, with a dense river network, a rich aquifer system, and significant karst underground watercourses. Over half of the territory is covered by forest. The human settlement of Slovenia is dispersed and uneven.

Slovenia has historically been the crossroads of Slavic, Germanic, and Romance languages and cultures. Although the population is not homogeneous, Slovenes comprise the majority. The South Slavic language Slovene is the official language throughout the country. Slovenia is a largely secularized country, but Catholicism and Lutheranism have significantly influenced its culture and identity. The economy of Slovenia is small, open and export-oriented and has been strongly influenced by international conditions. It has been severely hurt by the Eurozone crisis which started in 2009. The main economic field is services, followed by industry and construction.

Historically, the current territory of Slovenia has formed part of many different states, including the Roman Empire, Byzantine Empire, Carolingian Empire and the Holy Roman Empire, the Habsburg Monarchy, the Republic of Venice, the French-administered Illyrian Provinces of Napoleon I, the Austrian Empire and Austria-Hungary. In October 1918 the Slovenes exercised self-determination for the first time by co-founding the State of Slovenes, Croats and Serbs. In December 1918 they merged with the Kingdom of Serbia into the Kingdom of Serbs, Croats and Slovenes (renamed Kingdom of Yugoslavia in 1929).

During World War II (1939–1945) Germany, Italy, and Hungary occupied and annexed Slovenia (1941–1945), with a tiny area transferred to the Independent State of Croatia, a Nazi puppet state. In 1945 Slovenia became a founding member of the Federal People's Republic of Yugoslavia, renamed in 1963 as the Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia. In the first years after World War II this state was initially allied with the Eastern Bloc, but it never subscribed to the Warsaw Pact and in 1961 became one of the founders of the Non-Aligned Movement.

In June 1991, after the introduction of multi-party representative democracy, Slovenia split from Yugoslavia and became an independent country. In 2004, it entered NATO and the European Union; in 2007 became the first formerly communist country to join the Eurozone; and in 2010 it joined the OECD, a global association of high-income developed countries.

 
Currency / Language 
ISO Currency Symbol Significant figures
EUR Euro 2
ISO Language
SL Slovene language
Neighbourhood - Country  

Map - Slovenia (Republic of Slovenia)

Latitude / Longitude : 46° 4' 60" N / 15° 0' 0" E | Time zone : UTC+1:0 / UTC+2 | Currency : EUR | Telephone : 386  

Map

Google-Map-Slovenia
Google
Google Earth-Map-Slovenia
Google Earth
Nokia-Map-Slovenia
Nokia
OpenStreetMap-Map-Slovenia
OpenStreetMap
Map-SloveniaSlovenia_map.png
Slovenia_map.png
2466x1890
freemapviewer.com
Map-SloveniaSlovenia_regions_map.png
Slovenia_regions_map...
1552x1057
freemapviewer.com
Map-Sloveniaimage.jpg
image.jpg
1398x1452
freemapviewer.com
Map-SloveniaSlovenia_proposed_regions.png
Slovenia_proposed_re...
1609x1226
freemapviewer.com
Map-SloveniaSlovenia_NLT_Landsat7.jpg
Slovenia_NLT_Landsat...
3791x2513
freemapviewer.com
Map-Slovenia-large_detailed_map_of_international_corridors_highways_and_local_roads_of_slovenia.jpg
large_detailed_map_o...
3543x2570
www.vidiani.com
Map-Slovenia-Slovenia-Highways-Map.jpg
Slovenia-Highways-Ma...
3543x2570
mappery.com
Map-Slovenia-Slovenia-Highways-Map.jpg
Slovenia-Highways-Ma...
3543x2570
www.aboutadriatic.co...
Map-Slovenia-Map_of_Slovenia_SLO.jpg
Map_of_Slovenia_SLO....
3353x2327
www.eu2008.si
Map-Slovenia-Slovenia_map.png
Slovenia_map.png
2466x1890
www.sloveniaholidays...
Map-Slovenia-Slovenia_map.png
Slovenia_map.png
2466x1890
upload.wikimedia.org
Map-Slovenia-slovenia.jpg
slovenia.jpg
2368x1540
www.footiemap.com
Map-Slovenia-karta_-road.jpg
karta_-road.jpg
2231x1547
www.aboutadriatic.co...
Map-Slovenia-Map_of_Slovenia_EN.jpg
Map_of_Slovenia_EN.j...
2231x1547
www.eu2008.si
Map-Slovenia-Slovenia-Map.jpg
Slovenia-Map.jpg
1899x1291
mappery.com
Map-Slovenia-map_slo.jpg
map_slo.jpg
1899x1291
www.ung.si
Map-Slovenia-Slovenia-Map.jpg
Slovenia-Map.jpg
1899x1291
www.mappery.com
Map-Slovenia-Slovenia-Map-2.jpg
Slovenia-Map-2.jpg
1435x1571
mappery.com
Map-Slovenia-Slovenia_map.jpg
Slovenia_map.jpg
1435x1571
upload.wikimedia.org
Map-Slovenia-Slovenian-physical-map.gif
Slovenian-physical-m...
1800x1216
www.ezilon.com
Map-Slovenia-political-map-of-Slovenia.gif
political-map-of-Slo...
1800x1212
www.ezilon.com
Map-Slovenia-slovenia_pol00.jpg
slovenia_pol00.jpg
1430x1520
images.nationmaster....
Map-Slovenia-road_map_of_slovenia.jpg
road_map_of_slovenia...
1430x1520
www.vidiani.com
Map-Slovenia-Slovenia-map1.jpg
Slovenia-map1.jpg
1430x1520
www.marknassutti.com
Map-Slovenia-ScanKarto.jpg
ScanKarto.jpg
1748x1229
www.themapshop.co.uk
1 2 3 4 5 

Photograph

Slovenia-Tourism-Panoramics of Piran 2015
Tourism
Panoramics of Piran 2015
Slovenia-Tourism-Postojna (22206343750)
Tourism
Postojna (22206343750)
Slovenia-Transport-Pendolino ETR 310
Transport
Pendolino ETR 310
Slovenia-Transport-Motorways-SLO-map 2018
Transport
Motorways-SLO-map 2018
Slovenia-Transport-Ljubljana airport 2017
Transport
Ljubljana airport 2017
Slovenia-Demographics-Dancing in the Square - Ljubljana (15617215922)
Demographics
Dancing in the Square - Ljubljana (15617215922)
Slovenia-Languages-Slovenian Passport3
Languages
Slovenian Passport3
Slovenia-Religion-Radovljica Brezje Bazilika Sv Vida 28082012 011
Religion
Radovljica Brezje Bazilika Sv Vida 28082012 011
Slovenia-Religion-Evangeličanska cerkev, Bodonci
Religion
Evangeličanska cerkev, Bodonci
Slovenia-Education-University of Ljubljana Palace
Education
University of Ljubljana Palace
Slovenia-Education-UniverzaMaribor
Education
UniverzaMaribor
Slovenia-Culture-Ivan Grohar - Sejalec
Culture
Ivan Grohar - Sejalec
Slovenia-Cuisine-Velika noč - jedila hren šunka pirhi potica
Cuisine
Velika noč - jedila hren šunka pirhi potica
Slovenia-Cuisine-PrekmurskaGibanica1
Cuisine
PrekmurskaGibanica1
Slovenia-Literature-Prešern-Goldenstein
Literature
Prešern-Goldenstein
Slovenia-Literature-Prečrtana kitica Zdravljice
Literature
Prečrtana kitica Zdravljice
Slovenia-Music-Slak lojze
Music
Slak lojze
Slovenia-Music-LAIBACH Press Photo 2011
Music
LAIBACH Press Photo 2011
Slovenia-Music-2009 Lent Festival - Vlado Kreslin (4)
Music
2009 Lent Festival - Vlado Kreslin (4)
Slovenia-Theatre-Lublana 143
Theatre
Lublana 143
1 2 

Administrative subdivision

Country, State, Region,...


City, Village,...

Facebook

 mapnall@gmail.com