Travel Blogs from Trebesing
... but our guide snuck us in and we found out it wasn't just closed because it was an off season but because parts of the bridge was broken!! We walked on broken boards and missing railing for a little bit of the hike along the gorge. All of this combined with it being slippery was really dangerous but no one got hurt and I am so glad we did it!
That night we had a tradition Slovenia dinner as a group and it ...
... hell, why not?! So strapped in to a little kart each, they kind of sit on top of a single metal rail track which winds down the mountain. You just have a little handle between your legs to push forward to go and pull back to brake. Here we go!!
Kind of tame but also pretty hairy in places I enjoyed myself :) Picked up some good speed in a couple of sections and almost ...
... bright but kind of chalky blue, due to limestone rock. We also saw some tunnels dug in the mountains which were apparently used in the war. Sneaky.
Most of the way was relatively gentle, effortlessly drifting downstream enjoying the scenery and sunny day. But in places we had some pretty good rapids with rocks to avoid and big waves splashing over the front of our raft. I almost fell out a couple of times but did successfully keep ...
... get down would be to pretend I was a bike. So, with that I raced off tearing down the track running up the banks and jumping over the mounded jumps. Yeehaa! Then in a particularly good run I hit an exceptional patch of mud and became bambi. Everything was in slow motion as I slid for a good 2 metres flailing my arms before the inevitable happened and I landed face down in the thick slimey mud. If only we had filmed ...
... a bit and ended up off-roading up an old dried up river bed, scrambling and crawling over the rocks. After some time of this the excitement wore off and tiredness drew in so we went in search of the more 'walkable' path. This meant cutting through some forest thickly blaketted by leaves and coming out at another river bed, this time much wider and gentlier sloped.
So we followed this down, picking our path over stepping stones ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Free parking