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Bovec is a small alpine town in northwestern Slovenia. One of the 193 municipalities (občine) of Slovenia, its official language is the Slovene language. 136 km from Ljubljana at an altitude of 434 m, Bovec (ISO 3166-2 geocode SI-006) lies in the Trenta valley of the Julian Alps along the Predil Pass, partially within the Triglav National Park. A municipality or general-purpose district (compare with: special-purpose district) is an administrative local area generally composed of a clearly defined territory and commonly referring to a city, town, or village government. ... This article needs cleanup. ... Three Bridges (Tromostovje) and Franciscan church (FrančiÅ¡kanska cerkev) in baroque style in the back Ljubljana (IPA ), German Laibach (), Italian Lubiana () is the capital of Slovenia, situated on the outfall of the river Ljubljanica into the Sava, in central Slovenia, between the Alps and the Mediterranean. ... ISO 3166-2 for Slovenia (ISO 3166-1 : SI) The purpose of this family of standards is to establish a worldwide series of short abbreviations for places, for use on package labels, containers and such. ... Edelweiss, Julian Alps, Slovenia The Julian Alps is part of the Alps that stretch from north-eastern Italy to Slovenia, where they rise to 2864 metres at Triglav. ...

Bovec features the source of the river Soča, the 106 m high Boka waterfall, the ski resort Kanin, numerous hotels, and a sport airfield (LJBO). A ski area is a place where one goes to participate in the sports of skiing and snowboarding. ... This is a list of airports in Slovenia International (Public) Airports Ljubljana (Brnik) (LJLJ) - Elevation: 388. ...

The population is 1600.

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