Introducing Lake Bohinj…

Many visitors to Slovenia say they’ve never seen a more beautiful lake than Bled…that is, until they’ve seen Lake Bohinj! Much like Lake Bled, Bohinj lake is also glacial in origin and is 4.2 km long and 1 km wide at its maximum width. After settling in, a walk around the lake is a must to get

Lake Bled: The Loveliest Lake Of Them All

Lake Bled is very special. The lake itself is just over 2 kilometres long and almost 1.5 kilometres wide whilst the walk around it is 6 kilometres and can take you anywhere from 1 hour to 4 hours, depending on the amount of photos you take and how long you spend staring in awe at

The Churches Of Bohinj

Bohinj is home to one of the most important churches in Slovenia, St John the Baptist church. It is not only one of the most important but also the most photographed in the whole country. St John the Baptist has a symbolic meaning for the recognition of Bohinj in the national and wider scale mostly

The Cave Of Babji Zob Hill

The hill Babji Zob, which translates as “The Hag’s Tooth”, is the rocky point on the north-western side of Jelovica Mountain. It is 1,128m high and provides magnificent views of the Lake Bled area. It is a strenuous walk to the top, so you will need sturdy walking shoes and poles but it’s definitely worth

Fantastic Walks For Your First Day In Kranjska Gora

Kranjska Gora is home to many different walks which allows you to decide whether you would prefer an easy, gentle stroll, or a more taxing hike to the very peaks of the surrounding mountains. It is always nice to start your holiday with some of the more gentle walks first. These are two wonderful walks

The Slovenian Culinary Experience

For me, no walk in Slovenia would be complete without a visit to one of the numerous Slovenian Huts, known locally as ‘Koca’ or ‘Dom’. These Huts are normally looked after by hiking enthusiasts who are more than willing to fill you in on their favourite walks or to suggest other routes for you to

Beekeeping In Slovenia

In Slovenia, our native bee, the Carniolan bee, is a protected species and we’re the only EU country to have such legislation in place. The Carniolan bee is said to be the friendliest of bees, it is also hard working and has a brilliant sense of direction. The Carniolan bee is the second most widespread

From Slovenia To Italy: Cycling To The Laghi Di Fusine

Kranjska Gora lies in the North West corner of Slovenia, only 4km away from Austria and 7km away from Italy. It’s a running joke here that if you go for a long walk you could end up in another country but if you rent a bicycle that makes crossing the border even easier! There’s a