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AIDA World
Championships
Maribor 2007

4th - 7th of July 2007
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Slovenia

VISA requriments

In most cases, a valid passport is sufficient to enter Slovenia. The participants are advised to check the requirements at the nearest Slovenian Embassy or Consulate. A list of diplomatic authorities with contact information can be found at: www.mzz.gov.si?id=39&L=2

Letter of invitation

The Organising Committee will send a letter of invitation upon request. The invitation is intended to facilitate participants travel and visa arrangements, and does not imply the provision of any financial or other support.
Please contact: wch2007@h2oteam.com

Currency

From 1st of January 2007 Slovenia has become a part of the European Monetary Union making EURO the national currency.

Foreign currency may be exchanged at banks, exchange offices, travel agencies, hotels, airports and railway stations.

All major credit cards (American Express, Diners, Master Card-Eurocard and Visa) are widely accepted in hotels, larger stores and restaurants.

Restaurants

There are several restaurants offering a wide assortiment of food (self-service, a la carte, pizzerias, snack bars) within walking distance from the pool.

Shopping

Throughout the week normal shopping hours are from 9.00 to 19.00. On Sundays shops are mostly open until 13.00 h. On Sundays you can also visit the flea market on Maribor - Tezno.

In walking distance of the pool there is a big shopping mall "Europark" open every day from 9.00 to 21.00.

Electricity

Voltage: 220 V, 50 Hz.

Time

Central European (one hour ahead of Greenwich Mean Time - GMT+1).

Climate

Maribor lies at about 250 m height above the sea level and has a central European climate.

Public Transport

Slovenia aswell Maribor has a good bus transportation system payable with travel tokens. Price 1 EUR.

Interesting sites to see


More about Slovenia: www.slovenia.info
Maribor - Lent
Maribor - Lent
Maribor - Rotově
Maribor - Rotově
National theater Maribor
National theater Maribor
River Drava
River Drava
Saint Janez Krstnik church
Saint Janez Krstnik church
Small chapel
Small chapel
Sava Bohinjka River
Sava Bohinjka River
Bled Castle
Bled Castle
Lake Bohinj
Lake Bohinj
Piran
Piran
Lipica
Lipica
Postojna Cave
Postojna Cave