We’ve gathered last month’s figures and crunched some numbers to figure out which articles on Kongres Magazine received the most views and got the most attention. Here are the 20 most articles of August 2017:


Opening of Hotel Intercontinental, the first five-star hotel in Ljubljana
The Serbian Delta Holding owns the first five-star hotel in Ljubljana. 20 floors, 83 meters in height, 23 thousand square meters are the figures of the prestigious hotel, where 115 employees will take care of for the well-being of their guests.


MTLG 2017 Results: M Meeting Destinations
The long awaited 2017 MTLG results, the fruit of hard graft, solid field work and unflagging enthusiasm are finally here. We are confident that our objective evaluation will help event organisers and at the same time allow destinations to implement the further improvements required to overcome their comparative disadvantages.

What is Game of Thrones bringing to Dubrovnik’s tourism?
Creative movie industry is highly impacting the tourism destinations or we could say – it can also start tourism in a destination. Lord of the rings has done miracles for New Zealand and the same story could now be happening in Croatia.

Nataša Keršič Razinger is the new Hotel Lev Manager
Nataša Keršič Razinger has been appointed as the new hotel manager of the four-star hotel and conference centre. For Nataša, a great enthusiast and proud member of the Slovenian hospitality industry, her career started out at the Slovenian Tourist Board.

Interview with Gašper Hrastelj, National Focal Point for the World OER Congress/
Slovenia is becoming one of the leading countries in the field of Open Educational Resources (OER), hosting the 2nd World OER Congress to be held at Cankarjev Dom Congress Centre in Ljubljana.

7 Trends In The Meetings Industry You Shouldn’t Miss/
A meeting is a meeting, just as a meeting table is well, a table where you have meetings at. Right? Well, not entirely, because it seems that nowadays we’re quite literally breaking through the ceiling and moving away from those practices.

Venezia Autentica – Improving The Future Of Venice/
We spoke to Valeria and Sebastian, Co-founders of Venezia Autentica to tell us a bit more about what went into developing their business and sticking to their mission of helping the city of Venice.

Marketing secrets of best hotels and destinations revealed/
Hotels and destination managers are facing similar challenges: guest satisfaction, positioning on the market, branding, recognition, telling the story right, low season capacities…

Miha Kovačič remains the head of Slovenian Convention Bureau
Slovenian Convention Bureau named Miha Kovačič for the director of the Bureau for the period of 2017 – 2021. His fourth mandate will begin on the 1st of September.

You Need To Feed The Digital Beast With Quality Content
Gorazd Čad: “For quite some time now, I’ve been witnessing a shift in habits of events and meetings participants. I’ve also spent a lot of my time at boring meetings, where I concluded that we need to change the way we organize meetings.”


Are destinations financially ‘bribing’ international congresses?
We have asked the destinations of New Europe and their Convention Bureaus about this hot topic and, as you will see, most of them “officially” don’t offer subventions.


Thailand To Become A True “Kingdom Of Bleisure”
From 15 to 19 August, Thailand Convention and Exhibition Bureau is organizing their annual International Media Familiarisation Trip, or IMFT2017 to provide a first-hand experience of Thailand.

In bed with Crossover speakers: Romana Vlašić
I love the people. In our business people matter the most – different yet equal, here and anywhere else in the world. I love representing my city, being one step ahead of challenges.

6 Jaw-Dropping Hotel Rooms In Europe
There are many ways to pamper ourselves, but a really attractive one is staying in a very nice hotel room. We recently took a look at some of the best hotel rooms in Europe.

Slovak Radio

The Pyramid found in the heart of Bratislava
Not far from the Bratislava Old Town, located at the street Mýtna ulica, one would easily find a building of the Slovak Radio, called the Pyramid – something extraordinary and worth seeing.

Jungle spirit at Conventa Crossover: between music, trees, animals and MICE experts
Conventa Crossover, the summer congress event of the year, brought together 150 MICE experts from 15 different countires in Hotel Lev on 28th and 29th of August.

Bratislava CVB

Bratislava – an epic MICE destination!
Bratislava recently hosted an amazing FAM trip loaded with culinary delights and great activities, and presenting amazing insight into a city that offers a great platform for the meetings industry.

Take Bratislava’s Survey And Win An Amazing Prize
Bratislava Convention Bureau is crafting plans to further improve its image as one of the best congress destinations in Europe and needs your help.


4 Events That Turned Things Upside Down: Conventa Crossover
A desire to exchange knowledge in the fields of content marketing, events, congress destinations and hotels quickly mushroomed into something bigger: an event idea.


Urban Beekeeping on the terrace of CD Congress Centre Ljubljana
When you read this title, you most likely thought – ‘hang on, WHAT?’ Yes, the biggest Slovenian congress centre does indeed recognize the importance of beekeping.