Murska Sobota is a northeast gateway to Slovenia and centre of Pomurje, the region which links the Slovenian Pannonian space on both banks of the Mura River. Despite its wonderful historic buildings, which tell of its rich history, Murska Sobota is a young and energetic town. Fast motorway link, the growing industrial zone, successful businesses, educational centers and a lively pulse of the town, featuring a wide variety of cultural and social events. The rich soil in the region creates conditions for excellent cuisine, where local and fresh ingredients are used. Full of ethnological curiosities, historical monuments, events and tradition, Murska Sobota is a true tourist delight.