Slovenia is a tiny (and beautiful) country in central, southern Europe. With lakes and castles, the Julian Alps and a slice of the Mediterranean, there is plenty to see and do. I visited in 2016 and barely scratched the surface!

The Way Through BW

Raised walkways on the path through Vintgar Gorge; black and white nature Read More

Blue Vista At Lake Bled

The possession of knowledge does not kill the sense of wonder and mystery. There is always more mystery. (Anais Nin) / more blue hour photography overlooking Lake Bled Read More

Vintgar Gorge

This gorge is home to hiking trails, pools, rapids and the largest river waterfall in Slovenia (Noisy Falls) Read More

Slovenia BW

Earth and sky, woods and fields, lakes and rivers, the mountains... are excellent schoolmasters and teach us more than we can ever learn from books. (John Lubbock) / Lake Bled and the Zaka Valley Read More

Bled Castle

Even castles in the sky can do with a fresh coat of paint (Haruki Murakami) / the castle and the Julian alps Read More

Lake Bled

Great shades of blue, you find them in nature. They're all magic. (Bryan Batt) / blue hour and reflections at Bled, Slovenia Read More

The Tulip Garden

A low perspective and bright red flowers against a cloudy sky Read More

Lakeside Colors

A vast array of colors, views and opportunities around the lake; Lake Bled, Slovenia Read More

Walking Around Lake Bled

Shadows are cool and peaceful places for those whose minds are overstocked with treasure. (Eva Ibbotson) / Lake Bled is a town and lake in the Julian Alps of northwestern Slovenia Read More