It is much easier to describe Ptuj's location between Slovenske gorice and Haloze and between Dravsko polje and Ptujsko polje than to write a short history of the city. Its history is rich and the city has numerous monuments to prove it. Its history reaches back to the Stone Age, but the city experienced its greatest flowering in the Roman period. The name originates in the times of Emperor Trajan, who granted the settlement city status and named it Colonia Ulpia Traiana Poetovio
Thermo-mineral water offers relief from rheumatic diseases and following injuries to or operations on the locomotor system. Many therapeutic programmes contribute to a better feeling of wellbeing.
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