Everybody says – Škofja Loka is so pretty!

Only 23 km (14 miles) from the Slovenia’s capital Ljubljana, you can spend a day back in time in Škofja Loka. This small town is among the most beautiful and oldest settlements in Slovenia. Its medieval town center is the best preserved in the whole country and it […]

Lake Bled or Lake Bohinj?

This is the question Let’s Go Slovenia gets asked quite often by people, who are making their travel itinerary prior to their first Slovenia visit. So, what is that they should know? Featured photo: Lake Bled, Slovenia (Photo: Samo Šmarčan) Too close for big dilemmas […]

Welcome to Slovenia’s region of Jeruzalem!

Yes, you did read it correctly. There is a place with a name Jeruzalem in Slovenia, too. But in Slovenia, Jeruzalem is a small settlement in the northeastern part of the country. It is best known for its endless vineyards and the breathtaking panoramic views […]

BEE THEIR GUEST – MUSEUM OF APICULTURE RADOVLJICA

Composed of baroque and renaissance buildings with some stunning views of mountains and valleys the town of Radovljica is also home to Slovenia’s Museum of Apiculture. In a country where there are five beekeepers for every thousand people, the museum is well worth visiting to […]

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Ten Must-Take Home Souvenirs from Slovenia

Ten Must-Take Home Souvenirs from Slovenia

Slovenia has many unique products to offer – from traditional food and drinks to handmade products. Therefore, getting a unique Slovenian souvenir won’t be hard. Here’s Let’s go Slovenia’s list of ten MUST take home souvenirs from Slovenia! by Let’s go Slovenia – Marijana 1. […]

Visiting Ribnica – the town famous for woodenware or “suha roba”

Visiting Ribnica – the town famous for woodenware or “suha roba”

When mentioning the town of Ribnica, people in Slovenia first think of the famous local tradition of woodenware or “suha roba”. First written records of woodenware date from 14th century, in a fair document from Lož. It is also mentioned in the permission given by Frederick III […]

Ljubljana Drama Café: Afternoon tea, evening prosecco

Ljubljana Drama Café: Afternoon tea, evening prosecco

You can find the 1919 Ljubljana Drama green building not far from Cankarjev dom or Ljubljana Congress Square in the city center. The cafe is located on the first floor in a former foyer, reachable by a winding staircase. But the climb is definitely worth […]

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 Slovene poet France Prešeren (1800-1849). You will come across his statue right […]

Nina Majcen of Nest Campers campervan rental: “Stop, make yourself a nice cup of tea or coffee and enjoy the views!”

Nina Majcen of Nest Campers campervan rental: “Stop, make yourself a nice cup of tea or coffee and enjoy the views!”

There are many ways to see and explore a country and traveling in a car is one of them. By adding a bed and a basic kitchen to the four wheels, Nest Campers is providing a road experience most of us dreamed of taking one […]

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 a village of Kropa 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 […]

VIDEO: Discovery Science navdušuje nad izjemno dogodivščino v Sloveniji

VIDEO: Discovery Science navdušuje nad izjemno dogodivščino v Sloveniji

Science Channel (v lasti Discoveryja) raziskuje skrivnostne podzemne svetove pod našimi nogami. V eni prvih v nizu načrtovanih televizijskih oddaj, poimenovanih Underground Marvels (Podzemna čudesa), predstavljajo »edino ekstremno podzemno kolesarsko stezo na svetu« – opuščene mežiške rudniške rove Podzemlja Pece. (Naslova fotografija: Kolesarjenje v rovu […]