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McCurry in Ljubljana, Thru June 17

There won’t be too many of you who won’t recognize this iconic photo taken by Steve McCurry, whose work will be on exhibit at...

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LJ Pic of the Day

This is another shot of one of my favorite sculptures in Ljubljana, a memorial at Žale Cemetery for civilians killed during the German...

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Rain, Drunks and an Underpass With a View (LJ Pic of the Day)

This was taken this afternoon from a pedestrian underpass facing Kongresni Trg (Congress Square) and castle hill. Local drunks like to...

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Let’s Clean Slovenia 2012 – LJ Pics of the Day

If you were anywhere in Slovenia today, it’s likely that you saw lots of bags very much like these. It was part of the Let’s...

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Slovenia Comes of Age – Government Sites Targeted by Anonymous

When Slovenia signed on to Acta last week, did they actually think nobody would notice? Or maybe just hoping that most of Anonymous’s...

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Five Minutes to Midnight

This is a detail from Slovenia’s offering to the United Buddy Bears exhibit that was on display on the Ku’damm in Berlin from...

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LJ Pic of the Day

This was taken about two weeks ago in the central Prešeren Square. They were playing the Theme from the Godfather on two of my favorite...

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No, she wasn’t a ghost....

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LJ Pic of the Day

Taken this afternoon on Kolodvorska Cesta. Yes, people do still use them....

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Ljubljana’s ‘Boj Za’ Camp, Day 7 (LJ Pics of the Day)

Here are a few shots taken about an hour ago of the gradually growing camp of demonstrators in the plaza in front of Ljubljana’s...

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First snow of the fall....

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Occupy camp at Ljubljana’s Stock Exchange

One last bit from the weekend before my mind will have to be occupied elsewhere. Here’s a quick video to give you an idea of what the...

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OccupyLjubljana vidblog

Here’s a quick (semi) rough cut of yesterday’s 15 October demonstrations here in Ljubljana, complete with a...

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#OccupyLjubljana Notebook.

Here’s a few dozen images from today’s #OccupyLjubljana demonstrations in the Slovenian capital, and a few scattered notes: The crowd...

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#OccupyLjubljana today

Ljubljana’s Congress Square, or Kongresni Trg, beginning at 15:00 local. If you can’t come out on this absolutely lovely fall...

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‘Are we all in the same boat?’ – #occupyLjubljana update

That was the title of a talk given last night by Slovenian philosopher and sociologist Igor Pribac, who clearly believes that we’re...

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Slovenians’ political loyalties? – LJ Pics of the Day

I’ve been in Slovenia now for more than seven years and have finally given up trying to figure out where Slovenians’ political...

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#occupyLjubljana – 15 October (LJ Pics of the Day)

These are a couple shots of Ljubljana’s Kongresni Trg, or Congress Square, reopened after a v e r y long renovation in late June. On...

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LJ Pic of the Day

Here’s a shot taken from the home office window early last night, a day that quite likely brought an end to Slovenia’s hottest...

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In Ljubljana – free hug and kiss, through Sunday

Through Sunday 9 October, to be precise. At Grad Tivoli in Tivoli Park, courtesy of Praxis (Brainard & Delia Carey), in their...

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