With dazzling blue waters, vivid green trees and towering rock faces, Vintgar Gorge has a magical fairy tale quality that’s sure to leave a lasting impression. My visit to the gorge was one of the highlights of my trip to Slovenia, and I strongly encourage anyone visiting Bled to make the time to see it because it’s one of the best Lake Bled attractions and just a twelve-minute drive away. First discovered in 1891, the gorge was originally impassable but, owing to the tourist development…Continue Reading “Vintgar Gorge, Slovenia”

Here with a breakdown of how much money I spent during a one-week holiday in Slovenia in summer 2017, during which I spent five nights in Bled and two nights in Ljubljana. Flights to Slovenia: £128 per person Return flights from London Stansted to Ljubljana with one 20kg hold bag shared between two people. Accommodation in Slovenia: £266 per person Apartments Poklukar, Bled: £403 for five nights in the apartment with terrace. These apartments are a great option if you’re visiting Bled. Ours was large,…Continue Reading “The total cost of a one-week holiday in Slovenia”