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Kropa – the unique heritage of iron-forging in Slovenia

Kropa – the unique heritage of iron-forging in Slovenia

When we took off from Ljubljana to Radovljica on a September morning, the day looked just perfect to be visiting the Gorenjska region of Slovenia. The late summer sunbeams were tenderly gliding over the green landscapes, while the eyes were resting high on the magnificent […]

Radovljica – a town full of history, beauty and charm

Radovljica – a town full of history, beauty and charm

The aim of this post is to get you excited about visiting the town of Radovljica (sometimes shortened to Radol’ca), located just a short drive from the famous Lake Bled. In our opinion Radovljica has one of the most charming Old Town centers in Slovenia. […]

Our visit to the Avsenik Museum in Begunje

Our visit to the Avsenik Museum in Begunje

If you are not familiar with Slovenian popular folk and polka music, then you probably don’t know how important is the legendary Avsenik Brothers Ensemble for the Slovenes and their national identity. But the Avsenik story is just too big to be missed … Photos: […]

Piran angel grounded after more than a century in the air!

Piran angel grounded after more than a century in the air!

A landmark copper statue of Archangel Michael which watched over the coastal town of Piran touched firm ground after more than a century, as a crew of soldiers, climbers, cavers and firefighters carefully unmounted it from its perch atop a church steeple to renovate it. […]

5 QUICK FACTS ABOUT GLAMPING

5 QUICK FACTS ABOUT GLAMPING

Glamping has become one of those increasingly popular form of travel over the past few years. Figures show that glamping market is becoming biggger every year. But what is glamping? And why has it become so popular now? Here are five quick facts about glamping that […]

Visit Škofja Loka Castle and Museum

Visit Škofja Loka Castle and Museum

If you love museums (as we do), especially museums inside the castles, plan a trip to a charming town of Škofja Loka. You will be definitely amazed by this little medieval town, located  just half an hour from Ljubljana on a direct bus. Additionally, you […]

Beautiful nature of Slovenia – the Tolmin Gorge 

Beautiful nature of Slovenia – the Tolmin Gorge 

The Tolmin Gorge (Tolminska Korita) are the lowest and southernmost entry point into the Triglav National Park. Very near the town of Tolmin in northwestern Slovenia, the streams of Tolminka and Zadlaščica have carved deep gorges into the rocks. Breathtaking sight of nature! The Soča […]