Tag Archives: Slovenia

The Streets of Ljubljana Old Town, Slovenia

Once part of war-torn Yugoslavia, Slovenia is today a beautiful and peaceful country. This is nowhere more apparent than in the historic heart of its capital, Ljubljana. Old Town Ljubljana nestles in an area of flat ground along the Ljubljanica … 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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A Window On Piran, Slovenia

Q: What’s outside the window of our hotel room? A: Tartinijev Trg (Tartini Square) in Piran, Slovenia. It’s mostly quiet now. And from above, it’s just a window of light in darkness. But roll back the clock through the evening … Continue reading

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