Here are a few fast facts about Slovenia to whet your appetite:
Firstly Slovenia has over 200 hours of sunshine every month between April and September, making it one of the most sought after activity destinations in terms of climate in Europe.
Slovenia has over 7,000 km of marked mountain trails, which for a country of only 20,000 square km is pretty impressive.
Alongside 216 square km of vines, the oldest vine in the world can be found here, and is over 400 years old!
Four contrasting landscapes combine to make Slovenia visually stunning including Alpine peaks, the Mediterranean coast, the Pannonian Plain and Karst limestone rock formations.
There are 32 regional dialects found within Slovenia, and the language is one of the most ancient in Europe.
One of Headwater’s trusty route checkers has recently been out to Slovenia enjoying the amazing mountain scenery, breathing crisp, clean mountain air and checking the cuisine and wine is just right for all future customers.
Colin Stump writes a fascinating blog on all his jaunts abroad, and you can see how he got on and gain an impression of this beautiful country by clicking the link.
And in addition to the Slovenia photoessay that is in Colin’s blog, here are an additional selection of photos showcasing a few of the sights to be seen in Slovenia and a link to our holiday here.