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It was an early one again this morning... Okay, well it was meant to be but after Sophie had apparently been attempting to get me up for some time and my only responses were grunts, she left me to it! The reason we were supposed to of got up early was so we could visit Vintgar gorge before the rain came as it is apparently a must do in this area. However, upon finally waking up, we realised that the rain had started a lot earlier than expected and it ...
Today we are leaving Austria behind and moving on to Slovenia. Fortunately, our train wasn't until 10:30 so we were able to have a bit of a lie in which was absolute bliss. The train journey was pretty standard, it took just under 6 hours and we changed in the capital Ljubljana. I did however have a mini heart attack when I suddenly looked at my watch to realise it was 2:30 and we should have got off the first train 20 minutes ...
OK - so when someone says, this place you've never heard of is GREAT...and they're in a very small country...you kind of learn to take it with a grain of salt ;) That's we had expected about the Lake Bled area in Norther Slovenia (Slovenia - formerly part of Yugoslavia - is just east of Italy, south of Austria, and west of Croatia). Wow, were we wrong!
Before we got to our campground, we ...
... Pass, seeing some beautiful scenery - lovely little farming villages nestled among tiny farms with small areas of crops growing.
Gaspar spent time on this leg to outline our tour and explain the way he operated, also handing out info sheets on many topics - as I said he is very well organised!
The city of Graz was our first stop - another lovely old Austrian city - where again we had a walking tour to explain the many ...
Sunday 14th - Tuesday 16th September 2014
Our destination was Lake Bled, in Slovenia, about 430k drive. The weather was dreadful, so it was a very slow journey. After about 2hrs we had only covered 110 kms.
We stopped in Werfen for lunch. Burg Hohenwerfen is a castle which stands high on a mountain peak and can ...
Other places to stay in Slovenia
1909 Harper Rd., Beckley | 2 star hotelfrom $70
Dunajska cesta 154, Ljubljana | 4 star hotelfrom $125
- Wonderful Hotel
- Brilliant Hotel - Best I have stayed at
- Good Hotel
Obala 2, Portoroz | 4 star hotelfrom $181
Slovenska cesta 34, Ljubljana | 4 star hotelfrom $131
Miklosiceva 1, Ljubljana | 4 star hotelfrom $130
- A really nice hotel, but nothing out of this world
- Great location, great hotel
- Agree with other reviewers =)
Cesta Svobode 15, Bled | 4 star hotelfrom $153
- Great Hotel
- Highly delighted.
- Great lake and mountain view
Dalmatinova 15, Ljubljana | 3 star hotelfrom $108
- Beware builders!
- Pretty good
- Not perfect but perfectly adequate
Obala 45, Portoroz | 5 star hotelfrom $253
Obala 33, Portoroz | 4 star hotelfrom $161
Obala 33, Portoroz | 5 star hotelfrom $182
Derceva 4, Ljubljana | 3 star hotelfrom $97
Miklosiceva 3, Ljubljana | 4 star hotelfrom $128
Cankarjeva 4, Bled | 4 star hotelfrom $177
- We loved it!
- Fantastic Golf Hotel
- Excellent Hotel
Pohorska ulica 59, Maribor | 5 star hotelfrom $134
Pot za Brdom 4, Ljubljana | 4 star hotelfrom $141
Zdraviliska Cesta 4, Lasko | Hotelfrom $169
C Svobode 12, Bled | 4 star hotelfrom $207
- Top marks for Toplice
- Beautiful view
- Panorama Restaurant
Trg svobode 1, Lasko | Hotelfrom $81
8525 North Tryon Street, Charlotte | 2 star hotelfrom $124
Obala 2, Portoroz | 4 star hotelfrom $141
Obala 75A, Portoroz | 3 star hotelfrom $110
Cesta Svobode 8, Bled | 3 star hotelfrom $104
Ljubljanska 7, Bled | 3 star hotelfrom $84
Obala 75A, Portoroz | 4 star hotelfrom $172
Strunjan 148, Strunjan | 4 star hotelfrom $194