Tag Archives: Slovenia

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 Ljubljana Castle through June 17. McCurry popped into town today for tonight’s official opening, hosted by Slovenian President Danilo Turk. A facebook friend was kind enough to send me an invitation,
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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 occupation of Ljubljana during the second World War. I posted another of the same sculpture about a year-and-a-half ago and another four years before that, during the first week of the LJ
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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 Clean Slovenia 2012 campaign, a follow up to the nation-wide effort two years ago which turned out to be the largest volunteer project in the country’s history. According to organizers,
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