Travel Blogs from Ljubljana
Today we left Sarajevo for our return to Ljubljana for our last night.
We stopped in ZAGREB, the largest and capital city of Croatia. It is a modern city with touches of the old European charm. I would have liked to have had more time there but we were on a schedule Back in Ljubljana we had a guided tour of the city and saw outstanding …
I am still not 100% sure but I think the correct pronunciation of the city is Lubiana.
It is certainly hard to figure out by looking at the spelling.
The plane I was on arrived on time. I had made arrangements through the tavel agent to have transportation to take me to the hotel. The instructions was a bit confusing and after not finding …
... economy here. And if they did hear, she said most would think they are hearing about Slovakia.
In the most popular square of the city there is a statue of a poet. This poet in famous in Slovenia since he wrote a poem that has been turned into the Slovenian national anthem. The stanzas from the poem that were used emphasize internationalism. This man was thought to have a muse and so above his sculpture there is a Greek goddess watching over him and this goddess is bare on ...
... more difficult to ask the guide questions. Walking through the cave I admired the sections of both the old and new sections of the cave including all the stalagmites and stalactites and the interesting shapes the cave walls formed. There was one the stalagmites was entirely made up of lime stone making it incredibly white in contrast to the red and beige colours of the rest of the cave.
After the cave tour ended, Fernando and I headed up to a castle built into a cave opening on ...
... one of the countries that we have visited, we both agree that it would be Slovenia. The people are so friendly; it’s so clean, no rubbish littering the streets, it’s just so beautiful. And with approx 2 million people living in a country the size of Wales there’s plenty of room!!
We leave here on Monday 13th and head for Austria.
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center