Sticna monastery experience

The Cistercian monastery (the only monastery in Slovenia still in operation), built in 1132, is located in the village of Stična. It is one of the most important sacral, cultural and historical monuments in Slovenia. Famous series of valuable illuminated medieval manuscripts called Stična Manuscripts (Stiški rokopisi), considered to be one of the first written …

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Booking.com vs. Airbnb.com platforms

Soca valley, a picturesque world of the Julian Alps, Triglav National Park and Soca river, is paradise for active outdoor adventures and a must see region while exploring Slovenia. Tourism is booming here and there are more and more visitors each year. I have been working in the tourism sector for more than 10 years …

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Maribor Wine Walk Experience

I contacted Jernej through Slovenian Wine page. He was ready to send me a great book titled Amber revolution which I used for my blog post about Orange wines. We kept in touch and one day in October I sent him a message asking if he can show me his Maribor, the center of Slovenia’s …

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Brezice experience

Brezice, a green paradise at the confluence of Krka and Sava river lies close to the Croatian border. Here you will find endless castles, thermal springs, underground cellars, tasty local food and unique sleeping options. My top 6 things to do in Brezice and its surroundings Visit Castle Mokrice Even though medieval Mokrice castle is …

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Kunstelj Inn Experience

Kunstelj Inn is a family-run restaurant in Radovljica overlooking jaw-dropping views of Jelovica plateau and the Julian Alps. It has a long tradition that dates back in 1873 and it is located close to the entrance to Radovljica’s medieval old town within just a few minutes from the train and bus station. For the past …

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