Travel Blogs from Bled
I've wanted to visit Lake Bled for a long time, and I was not disappointed. The lake is a perfect size, about a kilometer long, surrounded by mountains with a picturesque castle perched atop a cliff and a photogenic church crowning a little island in the middle. We stayed in the very comfortable (Best Western) Hotel Lovec. As soon as we arrived, …
We drove about 25 km and parked about three miles from the memorial of the WW II battle at Dragoce where I was told about 400 Slovenes fought the German Nazis to the death in the mountains. There the Slovenes built a memorial to the dead and had a ceremony there with patriotic music from the era playing in the background. I was amazed at the number …
We aborted our posting during the trip as it became prohibitively time consuming to upload photos without our own computer. That being said we still wanted to finish our travel blog with BY FAR our favorite stops (Slovenia and Lebanon). Slovenia is truly beautiful. In addition to its overwhelming natural beauty, the neatly manicured medians and …
... we flew around Mount Stol and saw where Dad went over the mountain 50 something years ago. Then we circled Triglav, highest peak in Slovenia and there were climbers on top, I know I would rather see it from the helicopter, we also flew over Lake Bled and saw it from a different perspective. The whole trip was breathtaking, cant wait to post some photos, annoying I know.... Like all good things it ...
... managed to ship all the materials over to build it. There is also a castle thing on a high cliff by the edge of the lake, which was also very pretty. There are also tons of swans and fat ducks floating around on the lake, and plenty of people sunbathing and just enjoying the scenery on a bench or piece of grass, reading a book or having some ice cream, or some of lake Bled's famous dessert- the creamschitten (sp?), which has a very funny name! ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility
rooms have two single beds in them. no gym facilities but those who stay here can use the gym at the nearby hotel compass. Restaurant in the hotel is good and within walking distance from other restaurants.
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