Postojna

Postojna (German: Adelsberg, Italian: Postumia) is a town and a municipality in the traditional region of Inner Carniola, 35 kilometers (22 mi) from Trieste, in southwestern Slovenia. Population 14,581 (2002).

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Duchy Of Carniola - Geography - Administrative Divisions
... (Notranjska), in the southwest, around the towns of Idrija and Postojna ... districts (Kreise) of Ljubljana, Novo Mesto and Postojna ... Kamnik, Kranj, Radovljica, the neighbourhood of Ljubljana, Logatec, Postojna, Litija, Krško, Novo Mesto, Črnomelj, and Kočevje ...
Postojna - Overview
... One of Slovenia's major tourist attractions, Postojna Cave, is located in the municipality ... tourist attraction, located approximately 9 km from Postojna, is Predjama Castle, a 16th-century castle built in the mouth of another karst cave ... Within the urban area of Postojna, the church dedicated to the Prophet Daniel in the hamlet of Zalog and the chapel dedicated to Saint Lazarus at the town cemetery also belongs to this parish ...
Liplje, Postojna
... Liplje is a small settlement north of Planina in the Municipality of Postojna in the Inner Carniola region of Slovenia. ...
Olm - Cultural Significance
... Postojna Cave is one of the birthplaces of speleobiology due to the olm and other rare cave inhabitants, such as the blind cave beetle ... of the olm contributes significantly to the fame of Postojna Cave, which Slovenia successfully utilizes for the promotion of ecotourism in Postojna and other parts ... Tours of Postojna Cave also include a tour around the speleobiological station – the Proteus vivarium, showing different aspects of the cave environment ...
Veliki Otok
... Veliki Otok (Italian Ottocco Grande) is a village north of Postojna in the Inner Carniola region of Slovenia ... The entrance to Postojna Cave lies immediately east of the village ... Both belong to the Parish of Postojna ...