Experience Unique Ljubljana Slovenia in One Day by JetSettingFools.com

One Day in Ljubljana: Essential Experiences in the City

Ljubljana, the capital of Slovenia, is a fairytale city filled with iconic sights, delectable cuisine, interesting art, nature parks, good craft beer and incredible community events. There is enough going on in Ljubljana to fill an entire week, but for visitors who have just one day in Ljubljana, we’ve rounded up a list of the city’s essential experiences.… Read the rest


17 Ljubljana Sights What to see in Ljubljana, Slovenia by JetsettingFools.com

17 Ljubljana Sights: What to see in Ljubljana, Slovenia

Ljubljana is a city that lands on just about every Slovenia itinerary – and for good reason! The capital city looks like a fairytale with the curving Ljubljanica River flowing through the center and around the hill-topping castle. The pedestrian-only Ljubljana Old City, decorated in ornate architecture and cafe-lined cobblestone streets, is filled with Ljubljana sights!… Read the rest


Ljubljana Food Festivals serve up some great fare, like the Holesterol burger at the Pivo & Burger Fest

Ljubljana Food Festivals

We’ve said it before: We love festivals. If they involve food and beer, all the better. By chance, we’ve had the fortune of being able to partake in local events on numerous occasions during our journey, like the Cape Town Beer Fest and the Kotor Karneval.… Read the rest


Ljubljana café culture: outdoor tables are popular on sunny spring afternoons - especially with a view of the Cathedral and Castle

Ljubljana Cafes: A Buzzing Culture

Spring is in the air. The sun is shining. The birds are chirping. And the Ljubljana cafes are in full swing.

Since we arrived in Ljubljana a week ago, we’ve spent a decent amount of time joining in on the Ljubljana café culture.… Read the rest


Ljubljana park Tivoli City Park and Tivoli Castle

4 Ljubljana Parks: Nature Paths in the City Center

Like most cities in Slovenia, Ljubljana is very walkable. However, the bright and wide pedestrian-only streets that run along the Ljubljana river are only the beginning of the many places to walk in the city center. The Slovenia mountains that linger in the distance are ripe with natural beauty and the logical destination for Slovenia hiking, but a trip to Triglav National Park and the Slovenia Alps isn’t necessary to get in touch with nature.… Read the rest


Lake Bled hiking to Scenic Viewpoints: Ojstrica and Osojnica

If we thought we landed in a fairytale when we arrived in Ljubljana, Slovenia, we were in no way prepared for the captivating atmosphere of Lake Bled. Nestled amidst snow-capped mountains, the serene lake has one island, which is occupied by a church with a wish-granting bell, and a dramatic cliff-hanging castle along the shore.… Read the rest


Ljubljana Castle views through the ramparts

Ljubljana Castle: Like a fairytale

Just like in a fairytale, the Ljubljana Castle sits prominently atop a hill complete with a lookout tower and giant, billowing flag. The Castle is visible from practically every point in town and it beckoned a visit.

Ljubljana Castle from afar

Getting to the Ljubljana Castle

We could have been zipped to the top of the hill via the modern, glass funicular, but instead opted for the steep climb.… Read the rest