Vipava valley wine adventures rocks!

Welcome to Vipava valley, the valley of wine and fruit, castles, manors, clustered villages, narrow streets, stone houses and velbani hrami/vaulted wine cellars. A quick Živjo (Hello) and we were invited in a green van. Let the Vipava valley wine adventure begin. In Ajdovščina we met Matjaž and Vito, our guides, wine enthusiasts and local …

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SUPing on Ljubljanica river

„What about if I fall into Ljubljanica river? Everyone will laugh at me! And do I need a life jacket?“ I was still not sure either to stand up paddling or not. But experienced SUP instructor Matija told me that if I follow certain SUP rules, I can hardly fall into the water. Let’s experience …

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Real forest experience

Within a radius of my sight there are trees, green pastures, high mountains and mysterious ravines. The landscape around Cerkno region is very diverse. I put some forest perfume/insect repellent on and start walking with fellow nature lovers. My ears become more aware of birds songs, rustling tree leaves and murmuring streams. In the embrace …

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Hands-on culinary workshop experience in Ljubljana

It was so charming and welcoming, as if I was invited into my friend’s kitchen. Bohinj pork lard spread with Kranjska sausage, the ramson spread and a glass of cviček wine were teasing me. I dipped a piece of homemade bread into extra virgin olive oil from Slovenian Istria and tasted cottage cheese with pumpkin seed oil. …

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Idrija lace festival and Idrija žlikrofi

I have never visited Idrija lace festival so it was just a matter of time when I will go. On a sunny Sunday after a looong breakfast we hit the road towards Idrija. Since mid 19th century the town of Idrija and its surroundings have been famous for a local specialty, Idrija žlikrofi. The exact …

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