Category - Slovenia

Village of Pregarje, in Slovenia Brkini hills

Misty Afternoon, Pregarje, Slovenia

Today’s Pic du Jour, the 219th (!!) straight, was actually taken today during a quick afternoon visit to the village of Pregarje, the geographic center of the Brkini hills of southwestern Slovenia, to give a cousin and her travel...

Heathen Maiden, Vršič Pass, Slovenia

The Legend of the Heathen Maiden

This is Ajdovska deklica, or the Heathen Maiden, whose forlorn visage hangs permanently on the sheer rock face of the 2,547m (8,356 ft) high Prisojnik, a mountain that forms part of the eastern wall of Slovenia’s Vršič pass. It’s a...