Footbridge, Ljubljana Moors

A lonely footbridge at Ljubljana Moors Regional Park, Slovenia, snapped the same day I was trying to chase wildlife in Europe’s southernmost wetland. ~~ For the record, today’s Pic du Jour, the site’s 1,145th straight, was snapped on 17 February 2017.   Share!

Namaste, Ljubljana

Nazi graffiti in Ljubljana, Slovenia

Here’s one way to ruin an otherwise sunny lunch hour. This was taken today on Trubarjeva street in the center of Ljubljana; Namaste is a Hindu greeting, a sign of welcome. Neo-Nazi scrawls like this one which appeared over the past day or two aren’t new to Slovenia’s capital, though there has been a marked… Continue reading Namaste, Ljubljana

Marriage Equality Supporters Rally in Ljubljana on Eve of Referendum

Sign reading "It's time for equality" at a rally or marriage equality supporters in Ljubljana, Slovenia

Here are a dozen shots from today’s rally of same-sex marriage and equal rights supporters in Ljubljana ahead of Sunday’s referendum in Slovenia that could overturn a marriage equality law approved by parliament last spring. If the “za”, or “yes” campaign triumphs, Slovenia will become the first Central European and post-Communist nation to enact full… Continue reading Marriage Equality Supporters Rally in Ljubljana on Eve of Referendum