The city hosts the University of Maribor, established in 1975,and many other schools. Maribor is also home to an old grapevine, called Žametovkawhich is more than 400 years old.
Maribor is the hometown of NK Maribor a Slovenian football team. This club participated in the UEFA Champions League in the 1999–2000 and 2014–15 seasons, and in the UEFA Europa League in the 2011–12, 2012–13 and 2013–14 seasons.
Every January the skiing resort of Mariborsko Pohorje,situated on the outskirts of the city on the slopes of the Pohorje mountain range, hosts the women's slalom and giant slalom races for the Alpine Skiing World Cup known as Zlata lisica (The Golden Fox). Every June the two-week Festival Lent(named after the waterfront district called Lent) is held, with hundreds of musical, theatrical and other events.
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After coming here twice for a sport's event, and with the help of a local family, I decided to leave a geocahe in this quiet road.
The local place owner allowed to use this spot to hide this cache.
It's 27/7 acess in the side walk