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- Continental Breakfast
- Minbar in room
- Concierge desk
- Multilingual staff
- Smoking rooms available
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Trieste does not figure highly on most tourist itineraries,
and there aren’t any major sights to see in the city. I was interested in
stopping for a day, though, because it was right along my way between Ljubljana
and Venice and also because of its historical significance as the main port
city of the Austro-Hungarian Empire and the place where Italian, Slavic, and
Germanic cultures in Europe converge. This is where Captain ...
... of what was that country!
Postojna is one of two major cavern systems in the so-called
Karst Region of southwestern Slovenia. That refers to the limestone rock under
the surface that is very favorable to the formation of caverns. Postojna is
still the biggest crowd pleaser, apparently now from what I read with a train
on a track to take the tourist hordes through the cavern. That didn’t exist
back in 1985, though. We walked on a tour, and ...
... some kinds of oak trees have a unique and potent flavor. It only takes a little infused oil or a few shavings in a dish or on top of one to infuse it with a strong truffle flavor. I think what appeals to people most, though, is the rarity of truffles and their high price which make them an exclusive luxury food. They say "When in Rome…….." so I made it a point to try a few truffle dishes, but I have to say they’re not something I can’t live without. ...
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 ...
... a 4hr stopover. Then it's a 777 plane to Perth arriving at 6.35am and the end of our 5 week adventure.
We've had the best adventure and seen so much beauty, eaten some fantastic food and some not so good too. Drunk a multitude of cocktails and beer and feel like we've walked to the moon at back!!
We have heaps of photo's, you've seen a few.........it's back to the real world!!