(CNN) Slovenia’s star is rising in 2015.
The lakes and meadowlands of this small central European country have long been under-visited, but this year’s anniversaries and cultural events are luring more travelers than ever before.
The capital city Ljubljana is toasting a double anniversary: two millennia since its foundation and 120 years of renewal after a huge earthquake.
A rare performance of Slovenia’s oldest literary work will bring drama to the town of Skofja Loka, while carnivals and wine festivities unfold in Ptuj and Maribor.
This rich calendar, as well as the timelessly beautiful landscapes, makes Slovenia almost unmissable in 2015.
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