The conference will be hosted in hotel City in the heart of Maribor, a beautiful city with the oldest vine in the world. The district of Lent is the centre of social life in Maribor, including restaurants, cafes, stunning architecture and a myriad of ways to relax with well-known spas scattered around the city. Maribor is featured among 15 European cities you have to visit now via Lifehack. Visiting the city will give you a great opportunity to enjoy Slovenia, one of the top 5 countries of the most desirable destinations for 2014, according to the Rough Guide traveller guides.
Maribor is the capital of the Štajerska region and the second-largest city in Slovenia. At the same time, it is pleasantly small and lodged in the wonderful nature of Pohorje on the one side and wine-growing hills on the other, with the river Drava wending its way through it. It has one of the largest and oldest classic wine cellars in Europe – it boasts an area of 20,000 m2 and 2.5 kilometres long underground tunnels, which lead you into a wonderful world full of the tastes of wine! It was the European capital of culture in 2012. Maribor hosts FIS ski world cup for women, known as Golden Fox.
The conference venue, hotel City in Maribor, is situated in the city centre, with excellent conference facilities. It offers two conference rooms with a capacity of 120 and 150 participants and featuring all the necessary equipment, like projectors and screens.
The hotel is located in the city centre and offers the possibility of reaching almost everything on foot. The hotel offers guests access to a private parking lot. Cars that run on LPG gas are not permitted in the parking lot.
More info about the venue location can be found at http://www.hotelcitymb.si/en/