Snowboarding in Krvavec – Video

By | March 14th, 2017|Slovenia|

Snowboarding in Krvavec, hopefully you've read the article by now .. no? Well I'll post a link below, but in a nutshell Krvavec was cloudy, but still a great budget destination for snow lovers such as myself, who need a quick fix over a weekend. http://www.backpacksandbunkbeds.co.uk/slovenia/cost-snowboarding-in-slovenia-krvavec/ So that was the article, and while I threw [...]

The cost of snowboarding in Slovenia – Krvavec

By | February 12th, 2017|Budget Travel, Slovenia|

Budget snowboarding in Slovenia, it is most certainly possible, and I'd like to think I've already proven once it before, having visited and written all about my taking to the slopes in Vogel (2015).  This year however it was the turn of Krvavec, Slovenia's #1 ski resort according to its website. Whether it was and [...]

24 Hours in Ljubljana

By | April 17th, 2015|Slovenia|

Just 24 Hours in Ljubljana, one whole day in the Slovenian capital. What to do? Hot on the heels of spending 4 days snowboarding in the Julian Alps nearby to Lake Bled, we arrived in Ljubljana via bus. We'd actually passed the airport in order to reach Ljubljana from Bled so I was under pressure from [...]

Scenes from Lake Bled, Slovenia

By | April 9th, 2015|Slovenia|

Lake Bled is stunning.  Fact. Seriously, it's stunning, like really really pretty.  I don't often do Sunday morning walks, actually that's a lie, I NEVER do Sunday walks, but lake Bled succeeded where everything else has failed.  Sunday March 8th, I got out of bed of my own accord and walked 6km around its waters [...]

G+ Stories: Snowboarding Vogel, Slovenia

By | March 22nd, 2015|Google Stories, Slovenia|

Ah Slovenia, what an amazing first visit to this wonderful country I just experienced.  Whilst I knew of Bled's beauty prior to my visit, I still wasn't fully prepared for just how amazing it was to be, nor was I prepared for the affordability of its skiing and snowboarding opportunities.  On reflection, 5 days in [...]

Budget Snowboarding in Vogel (Slovenia) with the Julian Alps Pass

By | March 17th, 2015|Budget Travel, Slovenia|

That's it, done.  100% confirmed.  I hereby commit (whilst my knees are still able) to snowboarding at least once every 12 months for the rest of my life.  I am without a doubt, hooked. Hot on the heels of 4 days snowboarding in Valmorel, it was off to Slovenia for another bought of snow based [...]