The month’s salary burning in your pockets? Itching to get gifts for friends and family? Curious to find the very best stores, bookshops and markets in Ljubljana? Is browsing your number one hobby? We understand, and so do our locals, who have their own favorite hidden gems, top picks for when nothing but a bit of window (or actual) shopping will do the trick. Check out their recommended local shops and never fall in a tourist trap again.
Azil Bookshop Café New Square – Brain asylum
“Azil Bookshop Café New Square” Ljubljana is a bookstore and café in one that offers a truly cozy atmosphere where I can smell the knowledge in the shelves.
Full Article by Tjaša Janovljak
Babushka Boutique – Unique gifts
“Babushka Boutique” is a must if you’d like to bring something cute back from your visit to Ljubljana. Here I find the best selection from here and abroad.
Full Article by Mankica Kranjec
Bankomat – Solid advice!
Here’s my tip on how to avoid trap ATMs – go for the ones that read “Bankomat” over them!
Full Article by Kevin Ducheyne
Center Ponovne Uporabe – Buy a couch for €30
“Center Ponovne Uporabe” is the best place in Ljubljana to furnish a new apartment with old, recycled furniture. I had this idea first, I swear!
Full Article by Jošt Derlink
Centromerkur Gumb – Needles, hooks and yarn
“Centromerkur Gumb” Ljubljana is a little store where you can find tools from needles to hooks and yarn, stuff you’d need to knit your own grandma sweater!
Full Article by Miha Poredoš