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Škocjan Caves UNESCO World Heritage Site, Slovenia

The breathtaking Škocjan Caves are located beneath the Karst limestone plateau, less than 50 miles southwest of the Slovenian capital of Ljubljana, near the Italian border. The region gives its name to geological landscapes of this type around the World, … Continue reading

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Predjama Castle, Slovenia

Castles. Forts. Citadels. Strongholds. Fortresses. I’m a peaceful Giraffeses, but I’m still fascinated by all forms of fortification, no matter what name they go by. From prehistoric hill forts to Roman walled towns. From medieval castles to Napoleonic citadels. You … Continue reading

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