Top Choice Food & Drinks in Ljubljana


This fantastic delicatessen with more than 300 products from farms (mostly) in the Karst stocks pršut (dry, cured ham) in all its variations and cheeses, as well as wines and spirits, oils and vinegars, and honeys a…
Top Choice Fashion & Accessories in Ljubljana


Dušanka Herman's scrumptious painted silk accessories include unevenly cut ties and scarves for men and daringly coloured dresses for women. Just try to leave without buying something.
Top Choice Books in Ljubljana


This superb shop stocks travel and nautical guides, maps and books about Slovenia in English. There's a popular cafe/bar attached.
Cosmetics in Ljubljana

Piranske Soline

This place in the Old Town sells bath sea salts and other products from Sečovlje along the Adriatric coast. Half the products are intended for the bathroom – bath salts of various scents, sea-mud soap and peeling sa…
Food in Ljubljana


Come here for the jams and marmalades, with more than two-dozen varieties available. From strawberry and mandarin to pomegranate and kiwi, they are loaded with fruit. Lotos is a family-run business and they do thing…
Gifts & Souvenirs in Ljubljana

Galerija Idrijske Čipke

If Idrija in Primorska is not on your itinerary but you hanker for some of the fine lace for which that town is renowned, visit this shop. It has a large collection of curtains, tablecloths and bed linen on sale, as…
Food & Drinks in Ljubljana

Oliviers & Co

Part of a French chain, this shop has gone totally local and sells the finest oils from, including olive oil from Slovenian Istria, the unusual spruce oil (smrekovo olje) and the finest of both cold-pressed and roas…
Glass in Ljubljana

Rogaška Crystal

The town of Rogaška Slatina in eastern Slovenia is as renowned for its high-quality crystal as it is for its mineral water. If you aren't heading for Štajerska, choose from a wide range of leaded crystal glasses and…
Homewares in Ljubljana

Počen Lonec

This little outlet with the funny name of 'Cracked Pot' sells colourful and very nostalgia-driven enamelled metal teapots, mugs, plates and bowls. If you're under 35, you probably don't remember them first hand, whi…
Wine in Posavje

Pleterje Monastery Shop

This shop at the Pleterje Monastery is where the monks sell some of their own products, including beeswax candles, honey, Cviček wine and various fruit brandies, including hruška (pear), which comes with a pear grow…