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So we're now on route to Ljubljana capital of Slovenia. Our 4th Capital city this trip and 8th country crossed. We're 6 miles short of 1500miles into our trip and it's been amazing so far. The boys have compiled a list of the best thing each day and struggled to find any negatives. Their geography of European countries has improved and they've recognised how lucky we all are. Not only to have what we have but most importantly we have each ...
Whilst planning the trip Charlie wanted to make sure we covered all of Slovenia, Maribor looked nice from the pictures so we decided to stay here, it was also near ptuj which was recommend by other blogs and travel books. The image from the book (from the bridge over the terracotta roofs) was all ...
Went for a wander through the pretty valleys...made more so by the patchwork effect of all the different crops farmed and grown here... this small section has corn, here is hay, some potatoes and other crops... obviously they are using crop rotation and older wiser farming practices and value there land, but for the tourist driving through the countryside, it is just an absolute delight.
Around ever corner and bend their is something new to look at - an ...
... the coiled serpent while Denny and I took pictures... how thoughtful of us. Watched a nice TV show - the Roman Mysteries series by BBC - kids love it.... and two tired kids fell fast asleep while we enjoyed a delicious bottle of wine our host dropped into us... they made the wine themselves from grapes on a 100+yr old vineyard.... without a doubt one of the best wines we have ever tasted.
... meal - mushroom soup with buckwheat, followed by freshly home-baked cherry strudel. It was delicious!
On Monday we hopped on some bikes and went for morning ride through the countryside. We had to be really careful on the narrow and winding roads, as cars tend to go quite fast and cross over the line while cornering. What a ride though! We were thrilled to be biking through Slovenia, taking in new sites and sounds while reflecting on an entirely different ...