Slovenia is located in central Europe. Slovenia is bordered by the Adriatic Sea, Italy to the west, Austria to the north, Hungary to the east, and Croatia to the south.
Explore Slovenia Using Google Earth:
Google Earth is a free program from Google that allows you to explore satellite images showing the cities and landscapes of Slovenia and all of Europe in fantastic detail. It works on your desktop computer, tablet, or mobile phone. The images in many areas are detailed enough that you can see houses, vehicles and even people on a city street. Google Earth is free and easy-to-use.
Slovenia on a World Wall Map:
Slovenia is one of nearly 200 countries illustrated on our Blue Ocean Laminated Map of the World. This map shows a combination of political and physical features. It includes country boundaries, major cities, major mountains in shaded relief, ocean depth in blue color gradient, along with many other features. This is a great map for students, schools, offices and anywhere that a nice map of the world is needed for education, display or decor.
Slovenia On a Large Wall Map of Europe:
If you are interested in Slovenia and the geography of Europe our large laminated map of Europe might be just what you need. It is a large political map of Europe that also shows many of the continent's physical features in color or shaded relief. Major lakes, rivers,cities, roads, country boundaries, coastlines and surrounding islands are all shown on the map.
Celje, Domzale, Dranj, Grosuplje, Jesenice, Kamnik, Kobarid, Koper, Kozina, Kranj, Litija, Ljubljana, Maribor, Menges, Murska, Nova Gorica, Novo Mesto, Postojna, Ptuj, Ravne, Rob, Sobota, Trbovlje, Velenje and Visnja Gora.
Adriatic Sea, Drava River, Golfo di Trieste, Gulf of Venice, Mura River and Sava River.
Slovenia Natural Resources:
Slovenia has metal resources which include silver, lead, mercury, uranium and zinc. Other natural resources for the country include lignite coal, hydropower and forests.
Slovenia Natural Hazards:
Natural hazards for the country of Slovenia include earthquakes, and flooding.
Slovenia Environmental Issues:
Environmental issues for Slovenia include water pollution of the coastal waters with heavy metals and toxic chemicals, and of the Sava River with industrial and domestic waste. There is also air pollution from metallurgical and chemical plants, which has resulted in acid rain. This, in turn, has caused forest damage near Koper.