Slovenia

 
  • Flowers, Fungi, and Fliers

    08 September '18 - We were expecting beautiful vistas overlooking the foothills and mountains of the Julian Alps, and we certainly weren’t disappointed. But don’t forget to look down. Read the full post here ...
  • Pohod v Slovenijo – Walking in Slovenia

    02 September '18 - As the taxi pulled into the drive of Pri Lenart, Zana came out and warmly greeted us with a big, cheerful smile. Such was the start to several days of ...
  • It Was a Dark and Stormy Night

    15 August '18 - It was our last night in Ljubljana, but there was no rain or clouds or winds. Then jeannie said, “I don’t feel so great and my stomach is still a ...
  • Karst to Coast

    14 August '18 - Though Slovenia is a small country, it isn’t lacking in interesting things to see or places to visit but, we didn’t have an automobile, and many places are essentially inaccessible ...
  • Jeannie’s Genealogical Journey

    30 July '18 - As we departed Trieste, Italy, I eagerly scanned the roadside for the first indication that I had entered the country that my Dad’s ancestors came from, and only two generations ...
  • Ljubljana – a Slovenian Surprise

    17 July '18 - The longer we stayed here the more we came to appreciate the origin of the name Ljubljana. The most popular belief is that it derives from the word Ljubljena, meaning ...