Three Slovenian towns bear names of world metropolises

Ljubljana, 9 July - Statistics show that there are around 6,040 settlements of various types in Slovenia, and some of their names have a very positive or rather negative connotation, such as "party" or "injustice". However, there are also towns named Rome, Vienna and Jerusalem, although much much smaller than the world's eponymous cities.

The remains of an ancient fort - "gradišče" in Slovenia - which gave name Gradišče to eight towns around the country.
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