Slovenia Turns 25

Slovenia celebrated its 25th birthday today. And it’s still acting like a teenager.

The image, the site’s 904th straight Pic du Jour? Another shot of the mountain lodge at the Triglav Lakes Valley, which I described in a hiking trip post back in October like this:

This is the Koča pri Triglavskih jezerih, a mountain lodge nestled quietly in the Triglav Lakes Valley in Slovenia’s Julian Alps. Even framed by the gray skies and daunting clouds –elements I generally find inviting– this was one of the most beautiful mountain scenes I’ve ever witnessed. And it took less than four hours to reach on foot – by any measure, a just reward for breaking a sweat.

I hope everyone has a chance to celebrate something, somewhere this weekend.

Triglav Lakes Valley, 27 September 2015.




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