Pri Lenart Hotel
Travel Blogs from Skofja Loka
A fantastic walk today to ease us into it. Today we walked 12 km up hill and down dale on a round circuit. We stopped and had lunch in a meadow then a little further on had drinks at a local form - home pressed apple juice and grapefruit shandy- accompanied by rum cakes. It was a bit harder to get started after stopping but we managed and reached …
... we were all still exhausted at the end. We all started the walk together but Pieter, Iet, and Norma decided to stay in the valley. This was an area used to create rubnik lines for defence so there are many abandoned bunkers dotted around. These bunkers now seem to shelter the local wildlife - sheep. Another riotous evening for dinner. A degustation dinner. See the ...
... chatting with us asking where we were from and such, then saw how big our eyes got and gave us each a free krapfen "to welcome two Canadian students to the area." At the end of this day, I was reflecting on just how helpful and sweet people had been to us so far and, feeling thankful and excited set my alarm for our 4:30am wakeup to catch the train off to Ljubljana.
"Loo-blee-ana" is the proper way to say this city name. Not "Loob-way-nee-a" or ...
... by their Slovenian counterparts.
After looking at our passports they handed them back with a comment of "Interesting trip" and stamped them to let us in to the country.
I'm not sure what "Interesting trip" implied but the guy had called someone on his phone to check our details by some other means other than the big passport scanning machine he had slung around ...
... in Vienna were dead after 10pm. Our first mistake was our failure to realize that the major evening activities in Vienna are 7:30pm operas and classical concerts. After realizing all these performances were way out of our price range and required reservations months in advance, we turned to the trusted lonely planet for guidance of where the nightlife scene was in Vienna--that was our second mistake. If nothing else, we got a great feel for the Vienna metro system ...
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- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking