BOSNIA and HERZEGOVINA: short road trip from north to south

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This year, as many before, we planned to spend some days on one of Croatia´s many islands and we decided for Mljet. We tend to go every year somewhere else and usually we want to get there as quickly as possible, driving the highway from Ljubljana first to Zagreb and on to Split and continue towards the south. But this …

20 things to do in & around Kranjska Gora, Slovenia

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Kranjska Gora, a place to which we return every year on our visit to Slovenia, to get away from the city heat and to enjoy the mountains and fresh air. It is situated near Italy and Austria, in the NW part of Slovenia. Surrounded by Julian Alps on one side and Karavanke on the other makes it a perfect place …

Monday´s special: LÖWE-PFAD FOREST WALK, Wolfenbüttel

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LÖWE stands for “Langfristige Ökologische WaldEntwicklung”, in translation this would mean “long-term ecological forest development. The path is 2,5 km long and along the way there are many stops with educational content. Besides those stations, there are many other signs explaining the facts about our forests (including names of trees) and other areas where your kids can test their balance …

Monday´s special: WIND & WATERMILL MUSEUM, Gifhorn

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The international “Mühlenmuseum Gifhorn“ opened its doors in 1980 when visitors could take a look at three original windmills (two German ones and one from Austria). Year after year more wind- and watermills were added and today one can see 16 mills from 13 different countries, including: Germany, Austria, Greece, Ukraine, Hungary, Serbia, Portugal, Spain, Russia, France, Korea, Taiwan and …

Monday´s special: “LIEBESBANKWEG”, Harz NP

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Liebesbank weg is about 7 kilometres long and is known for the 25 uniquely carved wooden benches, all of them symbolising and representing love. Besides benches, there are also “poetry stones” and interesting wooden sculptures dedicated to specific occasions of love and wedded life. If that sounds too cheesy for you, just don´t pay too much attention on it and …

disrespect on forums

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So, I used to be quite active on a few Slovenian travel forums – if I wasn´t replying to some questions I was just going through other topics, reading some interesting tips about countries I never visited, but were possible on my bucket list. Then I got pregnant and I noticed, I could not really find any useful information about …

BALI WITH KIDS – in 2 weeks around the island with backpacks

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Bali is very well developed and there are so many families travelling around that one might think this is the best place in the world for family travel. Well, the truth is not far from that. It´s very safe, the kids will love the beaches and the monkeys, it is very easy to get nice hotels with pools and all …