Krampus – St. Nicholas' Demonic Companion

Krampus – St. Nicholas' Demonic Companion

Krampus / Parkelj St. Nicholas' Demonic Companion It’s almost December, which means Christmas isn’t too far away; of course, as many know, Christmas isn’t all carols and presents. There’s also Krampus, the darker side of Christmas, who’s been gaining back popularity...
St Martin’s Day

St Martin’s Day

St Martin’s Day A day when the grape juice becomes wine. In a few days there will be a lot of events organised all over Slovenia in honor for St Martin, most of them will have something to do with wine, as by tradition on this day the grape juice becomes wine.   There...
Homemade Apple Juice

Homemade Apple Juice

Homemade Apple Juice From tree to table Fall is a beautiful season, not just because of the colorful nature prepairing for winter sleep but also because all the hard work on our gardens has finally paid off. Our fruit and vegetables are ripe and it’s time to harvest...
Beloved Ljubljana

Beloved Ljubljana

Beloved. Ljubljana. Photo Gallery Slovenian Capital City. Ljubljana. One of the possible explanation for the city’s name derives from a noun – “ljubljena”, which means beloved. A capital city with only a few hundred thousand residents. A...
The Beauty of the Alps

The Beauty of the Alps

Beauty of the Alps Photo Gallery There are certain places in Slovenia we really like a lot. We appreciate the beauty of the place. We respect the culture of the locals. We soothe our soul there. We find inner peace there. And most of all, we like being surrounded with...
Slovenia is Celebrating!

Slovenia is Celebrating!

Save the Bees May 20 - World Bee Day Back in the year 1734, on May 20th a man was born. His name was Anton Janša. A name that usually doesn’t tell much to a foreigner, but a name that gives pride to each and every Slovenian. He was one of the three boys, born to...