Travel Blogs from Kranj
Ready for a shock. Family have been phoned.
I am sad to say that I am in hospital. Came last Sunday morning. After lots of test, CT,X-ray,blood it is decided that I have pneumonia and pleurisy, I had already guessed something like that. It hurts lots, you cant breath and you just feel yuk!
Here is what happened.
I had a "bit of a cough" and also developed a "bit" of a sore chest. I had visited ...
DAY 215 – 02/08/13 – LJUBLJANA – LOWER GORENJSKA – TRIGLAV NATIONAL PARK
After our big adventure yesterday, we decided to stick to more of the main roads and less of the dirty and dusty roads. This was more of a requirement put on the first officer and flight commander from the flight control in the back seat, but still, due to the events of yesterday it seemed like the best thing to do. Although not bush bashing, ...
12 July 2013
My apologies to the English speaking readers but as I need a catchy heading I could not let that one go by- . More on that later.
It was my plan to leave but my host insisted that I should use his home as base for a day while he went to work and take advantage of the challenging roads which starts right from the front gate and seems to lead straight to heaven.
... learned a lot about how Goodyear came over to Slovenia to take over Sava tire. It was interesting to learn about how they eventually came to own 100% of the company after only 8 years.
After grabbing a quick lunch, we went on a city tour of Ljubljana to see the watch tower, the funicular and the virtual museum. It was really cool to be able to see an overview of the entire city and then continue our tour of the city. It made it a ...
... up to Maribor to visit our friend, Michael Manske -- the man I call, "the voice of Slovenia"! Michael looks great and seemed pleased to have the Cheetos we brought along. He has a somber view of the near term prospects of this country but like many others, he is hopeful.
On the way home we stopped at a Gostilna in a little village called Zagrad. Gostilna Francl is reportedly the favorite restaurant in this ...