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GO LOCAL: Žganci at Šenk Homestead in Zgornje Jezersko 😋

GO LOCAL: Žganci at Šenk Homestead in Zgornje Jezersko 😋

While staying in Zgornje Jezersko, we visited Tourist farm Šenk Homestead (Šenkova domačija). The farm is considered one of the oldest homesteads in Jezersko with engraved year 1517 above the doorframe of the main building. Here’s what we had for lunch! Traditional Slovene “žganci”  Translated 

Visiting Plečnik’s house in Ljubljana

Visiting Plečnik’s house in Ljubljana

The great Slovene architect Jože Plečnik (1872-1957) was a visionary and a reformer. He was a pioneer in urban planning. His legacy belongs to Ljubljana, Vienna and Prague. His works were marked with elements of Secession although they were designed in a modern style. With 

TRUBARJEVA – THE COOLEST LJUBLJANA STREET

TRUBARJEVA – THE COOLEST LJUBLJANA STREET

It might seem a bit peculiar at first (especially comparing to Ljubljana charming Old Town), but once you dive into it, Trubarjeva Street opens some new doors and views to Ljubljana cultural and urban life, which has been developing here over many decades. Eclectic mixture of unique shops, bars 

Ljubljana listed among 8 of the world’s most sustainable cities by Lonely Planet!

Ljubljana listed among 8 of the world’s most sustainable cities by Lonely Planet!

The world’s largest publisher of travel guides, Lonely Planet, has put Ljubljana on the list of the eight most sustainable cities in the world, along with Copenhagen, Portland, Singapore, Lisbon, Bengalore, Vancouver and San Francisco. January 5, 2021 Lonely Planet’s writer Emma Sparks praised over 

Lonely Planet Lists Slovenia’s Juliana Trail as One of the World’s Best New Long-Distance Hiking Trails for 2021!

Lonely Planet Lists Slovenia’s Juliana Trail as One of the World’s Best New Long-Distance Hiking Trails for 2021!

January 5, 2021 Slovenia debuted the Juliana Trail in October 2019 in an attempt to get visitors to stay longer and visit more than just its capital Ljubljana and main tourist town of Bled. Long-distance hikes are a travel trend for 2021! “Nothing will bring you closer to a place – 

Our TOP 5 Places In Slovenia We Visited In 2020

Our TOP 5 Places In Slovenia We Visited In 2020

In 2020 we visited some new places! by Let’s go Slovenia Travelling around Slovenia in 2020 Despite 2020 being a year of global pandemic, we managed to make some short trips – when we were (still) allowed to travel and move across country’s different regions.  

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