This was taken in the village of Obrov in the Brkini Hills of southwest Slovenia. There is no sign of any seafaring from the main road that passes through the village, but that doesn’t mean it’s far away. Nearly equidistant are three key northeastern Adriatic ports in three countries: the northern Istrian port at Rijeka, Croatia, Slovenia’s primary hub at Koper, or Italy’s northeast port at Trieste.
Today’s Pic du Jour, the 265th straight, was snapped in September 2013. Please click on the image to see the full uncropped version.