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... lunch in Bad Radkersburg, a little town right on the boarder of Slovenia and Austria. Mat was pleased with his XXL schnitzel (it was actually called that!). We got back to the van around 6.30pm, just as it was getting dark. A very pleasant "flat" (only 800m climbing!) 75km ...
... when the mountains are completely hidden by clouds and it’s raining heavily. I’ve come to the conclusion that it rains a lot in Croatia and Slovenia and probably much of Europe in October.
So instead I drove directly to Ptuj on the highway. I passed through Slovenia in early 2006 on my Dragoman Silk Road tour and have noticed some changes in the roads since. While a decade ago we had expressway from the Austrian border to Ljubljana, it ended at the edge ...
Three months we've been gone! And we are definitely not ready to come home :) So many times we've said "let's just move here"! Just over three more months of adventures to come!! The rain didn't stop all night. And it kept going until around 4pm. We drove to Libnitz for some lunch and to do some planning on the net. We booked our return ferry from France to UK and also one ...
... the signs seemed to want o go round in circles.
I got the map out, put Sally on so I knew my heading, needed to be heading South.
Ok now I was enjoying the bendy roads, but Zagreb wasn't getting much closer.
After the fifth diversion, to be honest I'd lost count, I thought me, Sally, or the map, needed to find a motorway.
As it turned out it was a joint effort, but I ...
... up cobblestone streets to the Ptuj Grad (Castle), where we discovered the annual wine harvest was underway. Amazingly for us, we first toured the Castle’s impressive art display and interpretive exhibit of the town’s regionally famous Carnival celebration called Kurentovanje. This spring festival entails elaborate costumes depicting traditional characters, most importantly Kurent, who chases winter away. Everyone in the village has a role in this ...
Other places to stay in Ptuj
Pot v Toplice 9, Ptuj | 4 star hotelfrom $140