Brda Olive Oil Experience

Brda region is the region world famous for its excellent wines (taste orange wines), cherries and extra virgin olive oils. In the hills of Brda region, the landscape is amazing, a mixture of straight rows of vines in the vineyards, fruit orchards and olive groves. The olive trees in Brda region are the northernmost olive …

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Slapnik, abandoned village in Brda region

Slapnik, a picturesque tiny village on Slovenia’s western edge underneath of Korada hill, has been abandoned and ruined for decades. It is the only entirely abandoned village in Brda region which is a hot spot for orange wine. A settlement with 17 houses once had 80 residents but it lost its population due to larger …

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Slovenia Orange Wine

Orange wine is a big thing in Slovenia. Orange wine is not made out of oranges but it is the world’s oldest wine style, rarely heard of and usually misunderstood. Orange wine has become the fourth color on wine lists all around the globe besides whites, reds and rosés. Over the past decade, however, orange …

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How to get to Goriška Brda region?

Goriška Brda region, a fairytale landscape with rolling hills, lies on the western corner of Slovenia. Imagine, endless vineyards, timeless villages and tasting award-winning wines. If you are a foodie, a photo enthusiast, wine connoisseur and in love with walking, then this is a place to discover. And one is sure, you should not miss Goriška Brda …

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Beekeeping in Slovenia

Slovenia is a country of excellent beekeepers. Beekeeping in Slovenia is one of the oldest traditional activities and important part of Slovenia’s identity, natural and cultural heritage. To be Slovenian means to be a beekeeper. Slovenia is a homeland of beekeepers and apiculture. Do not be surprised by the fact that there are 5 beekeepers per 1000 …

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