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- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
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Slovenia has only 16 miles of coastline, not much compared to Croatia's thousands of miles of coast when you include all of its islands and peninsulas. The short stretch is quite developed with an industrial port city (Koper), a swank resort (Portoroz), and a few other old towns. The one real attraction, though, is Piran, a beautiful old town on a peninsula similar to Porec and Rovinj in Croatian Istria but ...
... closed until the spring. Zavrsje is a nearly uninhabited town that we also visited. The EU has begun some restoration work so I am guessing that restaurants and rooms for rent will be soon popping up. This hilltop area is the prime truffle hunting ground so you can hear the barking of dogs from every direction. We also went down a one way street the wrong ...
... which is perfect for us. The beach and swimming season has come to a halt with the current weather. We are having our first coffee stop and will depart for the next hill town. The caffe is filled with a bicycle tour group taking a morning break. You will see a number of posts today as we tour the hill ...
The ship docked quite early
and we had breakfast and sat on our balcony and watched the people leaving on the tours. The air was
getting hot and, at 11 am we disembarked. There was the usual mucking around
with passport control and then, off we went to see the city.
The old city is surrounded by a wall and just across where the
ship docked, there is an elevator that takes you ...
... an important national natural resource. Koper is the main urban center of the Slovenian Istria with a population of about 25,000. We have been very fortunate in meeting some lovely people along the way. Those in the pictures we met when we formed a team for trivia which was held each after noon at 4:30. We wine or cam second on most days ...