FEEL Slovenia Podcast

On World's Oldest Grapevine and Maribor

August 05, 2022 Feel Slovenia Season 1 Episode 9
FEEL Slovenia Podcast
On World's Oldest Grapevine and Maribor
Show Notes

In this episode, Dr Noah Charney talks about the world's oldest vine, which is over 450 years old.  The Old Vine is considered the jewel in the crown of Maribor, Slovenia’s wine-loving second city located in the north-east of the country.

To unveil all the fun facts connected with the Old Vine, he talked with Aleš Jenuš, Maribor City Guide,  two renowned Slovenian sommeliers, Nina Bratovž and Jernej Lubej, who organises the Big Guy's Wine Tour, and Michael Manske, an expat to Slovenia, the host of entertaining radio show "How to Become Slovene".

Of course, they couldn't go without mentioning also other sightseeing spots worth visiting in Maribor and its surroundings, which is why this episode is a must for all who plan to visit Maribor in the future and are keen on hearing some expert advice on what to see and experience there.

For more inspiration, read the story about the Old Vine on www.slovenia.info and explore what makes the Big Guy's Wine Tour so special that it is listed among Slovenia Unique Experiences that indicate unique 5-star experiences. The strict rules for awarding the label ensure that you experience a story in a very personal way, at its original location, in touch with locals, and in line with the sustainable principles in tourism.