Travel Blogs from Bled
... I was actually allowed to look! No more hand dragging me away from the sparkly windows clad with jewels.
First place we went into was lovely and I liked a moissanite ring in a different setting to what I got but I wasn't sold. We moved on next door to Mr.Diamond. As soon as you walk in you are being sales pitched. It was hard to think straight as everything is so gorgeous. We were taken behind the counter and into a private room where they brought ...
... apart from the occasional tourist or Slovenian hiking with their dog, we had the pathway virtually to ourselves. We took many photos and finally emerged at the top of the gorge overlooking the waterfalls. We tried to figure out how to get to the bottom. On one side, I noted some stairs to the shore, but Joe pointed out that due to the curve in the river, we would not be able to see from that side. So, we started our hike down an old and muddy trail on the ...
... message across that we needed a cab when low and behold around the corner came the bus. We jumped on and about 15 minutes later arrived in the centre of Bled. The weather had gotten a hell of a lot worse. There was really low cloud, fog and light misty rain falling. The temperature had also dropped. A steady walk up the hill took us to our hostel called “Castle Hostel 1004” When we arrived there was no reception and no one official there ...
Happy birthday Kirsty :) Up early again for another day of big travel on the bus. Headed to a place in Slovenia called Lake Bled. Beautiful fresh water lakes with a castle overlooking it and the only island in Slovenia in the middle with a church on it. Was raining and cold to start with best the day got better as it went on. We arrived there about 10am so went straight for a coffee and cream cake ( the local specialty). Sarah and I walked around the lake for a bit and then hired a ...
Well we ate at the menuless restaurant; it was OK, Jenny's roast beef turned out to be a steak which had truffle sauce, but that in turn had other ingredients so she could not identify the truffle taste. I had ginger soup(delicious) followed by pork medallions with corn flour dumplings containing ricotta. Desert was a vanilla cream with a sour cherry sauce- delicious!
This morning we went up to ...
Other places to stay in Bled
Cesta Svobode 15, Bled | 4 star hotelfrom $153
- Great Hotel
- Highly delighted.
- Great lake and mountain view
Cankarjeva 4, Bled | 4 star hotelfrom $177
- We loved it!
- Fantastic Golf Hotel
- Excellent Hotel
C Svobode 12, Bled | 4 star hotelfrom $207
- Top marks for Toplice
- Beautiful view
- Panorama Restaurant
Cesta Svobode 8, Bled | 3 star hotelfrom $104
Ljubljanska 7, Bled | 3 star hotelfrom $84
Cankarjeva 2, Bled | 4 star hotelfrom $135
Presernova 44, Bled | 3 star hotelfrom $123
Izletniska 44, Bled | 4 star hotelfrom $109
Cankarjeva 6, Bled | 3 star hotelfrom $129
Ljubljanska Cesta 6, Bled | 4 star hotelfrom $148
Cankarjeva c. 20a, Bled | Hotelfrom $83
C Svobode 26, Bled | 4 star hotelfrom $216
Cesta Svobode 12, Bled | 3 star hotelfrom $87
Zeleska cesta 9, Bled | Hotelfrom $44
Kolodvorska Cesta 33, Bled | 4 star hotelfrom $109
Pod Strazo 13, Bled | Hotelfrom $52
- Hotel owner cancelled our reservation because he did not like us!
- Absolutely fabulous!!!!
- Excellent have booked again!
Zeleska c. 7, Bled | Hotel
- So relaxing...
- Better than Home Away from Home!
- Fantastic hotel
Zupanciceva 9, Bled | Hotelfrom $108