My Slovenian Experience...
Highs: Lake Bled; the market in Ljubljana; viewing the landscape and small towns from the buses
and trains; cafes and restaurants galore.
Lows: Can't think of any.
Best Moment: The boat ride out to the island in Lake Bled. It was peaceful and gave a great
opportunity to enjoy the scenery.
Smells: Can't think of any prominent smells.
Sounds: Bells tolling at the churches; people on the streets enjoying themselves.
Sights: Castle in Bled (6 Euros), island in Bled (10 Euros), castle in Ljubljana; green landscape.
Tastes: Cream cake in Bled; risotto with cuttlefish ink; strukji (stuffed dumplings); strudel.
Purchases: A pair of pants.
Street Food: Ice cream.
Fun Food Finds: McDonald's sundaes with cherry topping; Light Fanta Lime soda.
Western Companies Out Here: McDonald's.
Other General Info...
Visa needed? No.
Type of currency? Slovenian Tolars.
Wallet Friendly? It is decent. Food is reasonable for a good meal in a good location. Internet was
pricey. Hotels were pricier than we were expecting.
Transportation: I took the train from Vienna, Austria. It was about 6 hours. We are taking the
bus to go onto Croatia.
Things Slovenia Is Known For: Crystal.
Costs: About $300