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The Spectacular Predjama Castle in Slovenia

The Spectacular Predjama Castle in Slovenia

The Predjama Castle in Slovenia is one of the most famous in the country. Slowly, but very certainly is also becoming one of the most famous castles in the world. Many visitors say that it is unlike anything they have seen before. The castle is built […]

Visiting Prešeren’s birth house in Vrba

Visiting Prešeren’s birth house in Vrba

What is Shakespeare to the English, Goethe to the Germans and Pushkin to the Russians – this is Prešeren to the Slovenes. You cannot visit Slovenia without hearing and learning about the greatest Slovenian poet France Prešeren (1800-1849). You will come across his statue right […]

5 Ljubljana neighbourhoods to visit!

5 Ljubljana neighbourhoods to visit!

So, you will be soon visiting Slovenia’s capital Ljubljana. Or you are already in the area. Ah, Ljubljana Old Town is really pretty and there are certainly many things to see and do in Ljubljana Center! Luckily, you have more than a day or two for […]

Apitourism is unique to Slovenia!

Apitourism is unique to Slovenia!

Slovenia has around 9.000 beekeepers and therefore among every thousand citizens four people are beekeepers. This is unique in the world! No wonder Slovenia is the first – and only – country to certify apitourism providers. What is apitourism? Apitourism or bee tourism is a new discipline and very fresh […]

Welcome to the herbal heaven in Slovenske Gorice!

Welcome to the herbal heaven in Slovenske Gorice!

We went to the heart of Slovenske Gorice, Slovenian hilly north-east region. The purpose of our trip was to visit herbalist Danica Kolarič and her beekeeper husband Jože Kolarič. On their property in Sveta Ana (St. Ana) Danica and Jože have created a true rural […]

Jože Plečnik, the architect who gave Ljubljana a soul

Jože Plečnik, the architect who gave Ljubljana a soul

Slovenians are well aware of the genius of Jože Plečnik’s (1872 –1957) architectural opus, which is also why many tourists from all over the world visit its capital Ljubljana. At this year’s anniversary – the 145th anniversary of his birth and the 60th anniversary of […]

From Prlekija, with Love!

From Prlekija, with Love!

Prlekija is located in eastern Slovenia, where hilly Slovenske gorice (»Slovenian hills«) and endless fields of the Pannonian Plain meet. With its fertile plains and slopes, covered by vineyards, Prlekija hospitality smiles on visitors who find time to get off the beaten track from Slovenian […]

The Beautiful Slovenian Town of Vipava

The Beautiful Slovenian Town of Vipava

Only one hour drive from the city life of Ljubljana we indulged ourselves in the peace and beauty of the Slovenia’s south- western town of Vipava in the wine-rich region of the Vipava Valley. Here is the story of a weekend well spent between sightseeing and […]