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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 […]

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 […]

Let’s go to Piran!

Let’s go to Piran!

Why visit Piran? Well, if you want to see one place on Slovenia’s tiny coast, Piran is definitely the best choice – it is the most beautiful one. The town’s rich history will keep your adventurous spirit very busy. At the same time it has […]

The Beautiful Town of Vipava in Vipava Valley, Slovenia

The Beautiful Town of Vipava in Vipava Valley, Slovenia

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, relaxing […]

Ljubljana Suburbs: Šentvid and Tacen

Ljubljana Suburbs: Šentvid and Tacen

If you are on a quest to get to know Ljubljana better, you can hop on a bus number 1, 8 or 25 from Ljubljana center and visit Šentvid! You will know where to get off, when you see a remarkable St. Vitus Church, which […]

Ivana Kobilca and one timeless »Summer« in the countryside

Ivana Kobilca and one timeless »Summer« in the countryside

Ivana Kobilca, by far the most distinguished Slovene paintress was born on December 20th, 1861. She spent more than half of her life abroad, split between European metropolises, home-based Ljubljana and the Slovene countryside. In the summer, she often visited her mother’s home in Podbrezje, […]

The Art of Slovenian Shoemaking In The Tržič Museum

The Art of Slovenian Shoemaking In The Tržič Museum

Not only Italians, Slovenes too were once famous throughout Europe for their shoemaking skills, high quality shoes and great shoe design. Therefore, visiting Tržič Museum in a small town of Tržič near the Austrian border is a MUST for every shoe lover! Only an hour […]