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Ljubljana Castle Blends History & Culture in Slovenia

If you’re a castle lover, Slovenia is the right place for a blend of history and culture in a country that’s still untainted by the tourist factor. First stop on your list will likely be the capital city’s Ljubljana Castle built in the 15th century.  Located in the city of its namesake, the castle sits atop a hill with sweeping views of the city and the countryside and it’s the largest and most visited castle in the country. Not surprising. It’s free to enter the castle courtyard so even if you just want a good view and a cup of coffee or glass of wine at the top, you’ll be able to take in the atmosphere no cost. Guided tours take place daily from June to mid-September at 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. and are about an hour long.  From […]

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