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    Hiking in Slovenia: the best trails and tips

    Anyone who goes hiking in Slovenia will be pleasantly surprised! Not just because of the beautiful nature, but also because of the friendly and active people. Although you might not expect it, Slovenia has a huge outdoor culture. It’s said that every Slovenian should climb the highest mountain Triglav at least once in his/her life. Slovenians usually go outside in their spare time to be active in nature. In this article I will give you all my tips for hiking in Slovenia, including beautiful places, things that are useful to know and nice Slovenia hiking trails to check out. Enjoy reading!     Hiking in Slovenia: good to know before…

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    Highlights of the Soča Valley in Slovenia

    Highlights of the Soča Valley in Slovenia Soon it will already be a year since I was in Slovenia. Earlier I wrote about my hiking adventures in Radovljica and about my visit to Bohinj and its lake of the same name, today I tell you more about the highlights of the Soča Valley in Slovenia. This valley is one of the most beautiful in the country and has, besides the bright blue Soča River, several other highlights that you shouldn’t miss as a nature lover. Here goes!     1. The lake at Most na Soči Blue water is what the Soča Valley is best known for and the lake…

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    Bohinj in Slovenia: so more than just a lake

    Bohinj: so much more than just a lake In October 2018 I made a beautiful autumn trip through Slovenia, where I visited some of the most special places in the Julian Alps region. One of them was the area around Bohinj. You may have heard of Lake Bohinj, but there is much more to see and do than just the lake. I spent 24 hours hiking, being outside and discovering beautiful places. In this article I’ll tell you more about my visit to Bohinj: much more than just another lake.     Also read: walking near Radovljica – away from the crowds     Overnighting in silence at the Pokljuka…

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    Hiking Slovenia: away from the crowds near Radovljica

    Hiking Slovenia: away from the crowds near Radovljica Radovljica – just try pronouncing that in one go without problems! I did not succeed, unfortunately, but I believe it I have been forgiven. That you can make some incredible hikes in Slovenia should not be a surprise to most of you. It is a true paradise for hiking fans like me, but sometimes it can be a bit tricky to find a place that hardly anyone knows. In this blog I take you with me on my journey to Radovljica and surroundings, where I have not seen one single tourist. Although you are only a few kilometers away from the busy…