This website is an archive from 2016

This site was actively maintained from 2006 to 2016. Since then I have kept it online for historical interest, but have made no further updates. Much of the information in these pages is now incorrect or obsolete.

Slovenia | A Closer Look

Near Bovec, Soca Valley

The Soča Valley

Hidden away on the western edge of Slovenia is one of its most interesting regions, with something for everyone from bungee jumpers to students of military history.

Cerknica Lake

The Karst Region

Read about some of the weird and wonderful geological features to be found in Slovena's Southwest.

Hay rack near Kranjska Gora

The Julian Alps

Explore the Slovenian Alps from Bled, Bohinj, or Kranjska Gora.

Skofja Loka Castle

Smalltown Slovenia

Slovenia has many charming small towns - here you can find descriptions of three of the best: Ptuj, Kamnik, and Škofja Loka.