Fun facts Planica

English speakers scroll down, please 😉 Ker smo te dni vsi v pričakovanju zadnje tekme v tej sezoni v smučarskih skokih  (in ker je Jure velik oboževalec zimskih športov), sva zbrala nekaj zanimivosti o naši sneženi kraljici – Planici. 🙂 Prvi skok čez 100 metrov je leta 1936 uspel mlademu Avstrijcu Seppu Bradlu, ki je … More Fun facts Planica

Charming Slovenia

A newly opened resort in the middle of Savinjska valley is as the name says: “Charming” It was the last trip we took on our SLOVEnia trip before we headed off around the world for a year. With only 10 luxury tents it´s pretty private – at the time of our visit we were alone … More Charming Slovenia

House Raduha

When we arrived at Hiša Raduha, we were fascinated by the architecture and design. It’s so simple, yet so special. The treehouse is like a wooden box on a tree, the hayrack is like other hayracks in Slovenia. We took a look at both rooms and decided to take the hayrack. Why? It’s a bit … More House Raduha

Sleeping in treetops

Are you looking for a special experience? Do you like nature? Then sleeping in treetops is just what you are looking for! 3 platforms and 3 hanging beds are waiting for you in Geoss Adventure Park in the geometrical centre of Slovenia. After the adventure park closes, it´s just you and the forest. First they … More Sleeping in treetops

Farmhouse Firbas

There are many farms in the Slovenian countryside. If you want to visit one, a good choice is Farmhouse Firbas in the north-east of the country. A lovely old family home with incredible food, typical rooms and even a special wellness is a good idea to escape busy city life. Upon our arrival we were … More Farmhouse Firbas

Idrija

A small town worth visiting for 3 reasons: Lace local food »žlikrofi« mercury First: Lace Idrija is famous for its lace-making tradition and it´s the place where the most beautiful lace in the country is made. You can visit a lace museum (which is actually a lace-making-school) or you go to the Gewerkenegg castle in … More Idrija

Goriška Brda

If someone dropped us from a plane and we wouldn’t know where we are, we would think, we’re in Tuscany – charming small villages, vineyard covered hills and small castles and villas. A real gem is the village Šmartno. It sits on a hilltop, surrounded by a stone wall. We stayed at Hiša Marica – … More Goriška Brda