Not much is known about the area during the settlement of Slavs in the period between the downfall of Emona and the Early Middle Ages.
Situated at the middle of a trade route between the northern Adriatic Sea and the Danube region, it was the historical capital of Carniola, The origin of name of the city, Ljubljana, is unclear.
Clockwise from top: Ljubljana Castle in the background and Franciscan Church of the Annunciation in the foreground; Visitation of Mary Church on Rožnik Hill; Kazina Palace at Congress Square; view from Ljubljana Castle towards the north; Ljubljana City Hall; Ljubljanica with the Triple Bridge in distance It has been the cultural, educational, economic, political, and administrative center of independent Slovenia since 1991.
Its central geographic location within Slovenia, transport connections, concentration of industry, scientific and research institutions, and cultural tradition are contributing factors to its leading position.
After they were expelled in 1598, marking the beginning of the Counter-Reformation, Catholic Bishop Thomas Chrön ordered the public burning of eight cartloads of Protestant books.
In 1597, Jesuits arrived in the city, followed in 1606 by the Capuchins, to eradicate Protestantism.Preko chat sob, ki vam jih nudi naša klepetalnica, lahko pridobite nova poznanstva, prijateljstvo, morda se rodi tudi kakšna resna zveza.