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Christianity is the largest religion in Slovenia (61%) with Roman Catholicism being the second largest.
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International phone code:
UTC +2 hours / 8 hours behind Eastern Standard Summertime in Australia.
The climate in Slovenia varies from season to season and in different parts of the country. In the alpine region, the climate can be harsh but by the coast it’s a sub-Mediterranean climate. Hading towards the north-east lowlands, the climate is more continental. In January the temperature can drop to around 0°C but in July it can be above 20°C.
Visas are not required by Australian, Canadian, British and US nationals. They can stay in Slovenia for up to three months without a visa. EU nationals may stay for an unlimited period, but must register with the local authorities after three months. For more information click here.
Flight times from Australia:
Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane around 25 hours via a number of different routes such as Abu Dabi, Singapore, KL, Bangkok, Istanbul, Zurich, Belgrade and more. Flights direct aren’t available.
In years gone by, tipping wasn’t common however, in recent years, tips are becoming more common, especially in some of the areas highly visited by tourists.
Internet and communication:
Unlimited internet / wifi is common in cafes and bars at usually no cost however, sometimes you may need to buy a drink or meal. You will have to ask for login details. .