Rain clouds clearing over the Kamnik Alps after a day of heavy rain. On the higher ground they brought snow.

The Ice Saints Cometh in full force this year in Slovenia

It’s the time of the Ice Saints, and in Slovenia this year Ledeni Možje have brought with them the coldest period in May for 15 years, and as I sit here now writing this, Polulana Zofka is truly pissing herself. Confused? Let me explain.

The annual Pust carnival in Cerknica, Slovenia 2009 ( A traditional celebration where people dress up to scare off the winter )

Pust – Scaring off the Winter – A yearly festival in Slovenia

Everyone hates the winter. And not just these days, but even going back to ancient times the pagan people hated the winter so much they created elaborate festivals to scare […]

Dragon Bridge in Ljubljana, Slovenia.

The Ljubljana Dragon

The Dragon of Ljubljana If you have ever taken a stroll around the beautiful city of Ljubljana, then you couldn’t have failed to notice the abundance of dragons. In particular, […]