Last tastes of the Slovenian cream
Sevnica, Bled, Škofja Loka
Probably most of us have a wish list or ‘bucket list’ with the places we would like to visit while going to a new city or country. Some people try to use the given time in order to visit the most popu…
Tales engraved in stones
Celje, Laško, Vurberk, Betnava, Donačka Gora
Sometimes we are in a rush and assume that it is possible to see, experience and understand everything in only a couple of hours. Contemporary tourism marketing makes us think that it is just a matter…
Reaching the gates of Istria
Koper, Piran, Izola
When someone thinks about Slovenia, their first idea is usually associated to snow-white mountains, endless forests, and mystical, medieval castles. However, as I have already mentioned before, this c…
Faraway hills, infinite plains
Kranj and Murska Sobota
I have already mentioned a lot that Slovenia has an extremely great cultural diversity due to the fact that the territory of the country was influenced a lot by neighboring nations in the area. It is …
Legends of an enchanted valley
Castles and lakes in Velenje
During the last two months I had a chance to explore the Eastern part of Slovenia, which mostly included plains, hills, river valleys and a couple of mountains. After becoming familiar with the charac…
Carnival of Novelties
My further trips in Podravska region
We often consider the world around us to be something automatically created and given. Something which has always been and will always be, thus everything we can see and experience is natural and evid…
Ancient slopes, whispering fields
Pohorje and the Styrian countryside
The real spirit of a country and its people does not always lie within the enormous and spectacular historical monuments, but sometimes it hides in the smooth everydays and the land where it stands. I…
A Journey with The Knights
The castle hill of Celje
After visiting some of the most famous and touristic places in Slovenia, the time has finally come to explore something completely different. Since the beginning, I have been very interested in the la…
Cultural Crossovers Over The Mountains
Magic in Maribor and Ljubljana
Last time I already gave you some of my general impressions about my new life in Slovenia, and we have been to the oldest settlement of the country, the charming and gorgeous little city of Ptuj. This…
The Land of Familiar Unknown
A prelude to Slovenia and visiting Ptuj
As it was Czech Republic two years ago and Poland was last autumn, this year had also been waiting for me with a new adventure in a new country. Somehow I had known for a long time that my path would …