Communism or Socialism? The life in Tito's Yugoslavia
Ljubljana - Slovenia

Join Mateja on an intriguing journey as she delves into the historical and cultural landscape of Yugoslavia during the era of communism

45 minutes

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About the tour

In this immersive tour, we will uncover the truths and intricacies of life in Yugoslavia under socialism, shedding light on the fascinating nuances of this political system that dominated the latter half of the 20th century.

Mateja will take you on a captivating exploration of the lesser-known aspects of Yugoslavia's socialist era. Discover why it was called socialism and not communism, unraveling the distinctions and ideologies that shaped this unique political landscape. Gain insights into the everyday realities of living in Yugoslavia during this time, from the economic policies to the social structures that defined the era.

As we journey through time, you will learn about the challenges, triumphs, and contradictions of life in Yugoslavia, as well as the legacies that endure to this day. Delve into the cultural, social, and historical aspects of Yugoslavia's socialist past, and understand the complexities of the system that shaped the lives of its people.

But the tour doesn't stop there - we'll also explore the reasons behind the nostalgia and longing for the "good old days" that some people still feel. Hear personal anecdotes and stories that shed light on the sentiments and memories associated with Yugoslavia's socialist era, as we gain a deeper understanding of its impact on society and its legacy in the present day.

Join us on this captivating tour that goes beyond the surface, delving into the nuances and intricacies of life in Yugoslavia during the time of socialism. Uncover the secrets, stories, and complexities of this historical period, and gain a deeper appreciation for the social and cultural fabric of Yugoslavia during this transformative era.

Meet your guide


Živjo! Hi, my name is Mateja and I come from Slovenia.

I am an independent entrepreneur and mainly work as a tourist guide, tour manager, destination consultant and turist guide trainer.

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