Alex Block

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Day 196: How to visit Italy for 20$

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Italian Trieste is just couple dozens kilometres away from Koper, where i stay. Getting there by bus takes around 40 minutes and costs just 3.3€. Of course, i couldn’t miss this opportunity to check it and enjoy italian espresso! It is always interesting to cross the border by ground as almost all the times i […]

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Day 195: Izola

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Izola is little town in Slovenian coast. It is cute and nice, but feels a little sleepy. I literally had a walk there from Koper as it’s just around 5 km between them. The path goes along the coast and very clean, calm and well maintained. There are also few beaches along the way. To […]

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Day 194: Koper

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For my stay in Slovenian coast i choose Koper. It is one of several cute little towns, mostly known as port city, but also got Italian style old town. I choose it mostly because i found the most reliable place to stay and all other towns are very close. When i arrived to the city, […]

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Day 193: Scocjan caves, prosciutto and coast

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Now it’s time to leave Ljubljana and discover some more central and coastal Slovenia! I spend this great day with guys from Roundabout and in this post will describe their great Karst and coast tour! But firstly i want to tell you about some practical aspects of planning your journey in Slovenia without hiring a car. Slovenia is […]

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Day 192: Slovenian food

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It could be confusing to describe and understand what is Slovenian cuisine. So local expert could be very handy if you want to find what is what and try the best of it! Food tours are extremely popular these days, so to discover Ljubljana’s food scene i took a food tour with LjubljanaNjam. Ljubljana is […]

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Day 191: Bled lake

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Lake Bled is one of that cool places, located outside of Ljubljana. Clear blue water, mountains, forests around, castle on the rock and picturesque church at the little island in the middle of the lake makes it a perfect getaway place to enjoy some peace and relax. I decided to get here by myself and […]

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Day 190: Postojna Cave and Predjama Castle

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Now it’s time to explore something outside of Ljubljana! I choose to stay in the city little longer to explore the surroundings. Today i had great day exploring caves with guys from Roundabout. Postojna Cave and Predjama Castle are the first choice of places to see as a day trip outside of Ljubljana and i couldn’t […]

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Day 189: Ljubljana

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Hello, Slovenia! Hello, Ljubljana! ✌ Today is my first day here and i’m really excited to see what you got! Slovenia is one of those confusing countries, which is little tricky to remember. Until i researched what is what i was always messing it with neighbours. But the main trick to remember it’s name is […]

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Day 188: Museum of Broken relationships and Mirogoj cemetery

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I saved 2 of the most important Zagreb sights for my last day here. Museum of Broken relationships is one of the most memorable and interesting museum concept i ever saw. It shows different items, which reminds their owners about their past relationships. Each item goes with a story behind it, so get ready to […]

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Day 187: Plitvice lakes

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Amazing clear blue water, cascade made of 16 lakes with waterfalls between them, gorgeous scenery around! All this makes Plitvice lakes one of the main places to see in Croatia and today is the day for me to check it. It is possible to get here from most of the main Croatian cities, but Zargeb […]

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