Spodnja Štajerska

Also Spodnja Štajerska is divided into several parts. At the upper part of the Savinja River, there is Zgornja Savinjska dolina valley with Logarska dolina, one of the most beautiful Alpine valleys, where the river Sava springs in the waterfall Rinka. Zadrečka dolina by the river Dreta is also considered a part of Zgornja Savinjska dolina. The highest mountains in this area are part of Kamnik-Savinja Alps (Planjava, Ojstrica), but also Oljševa with Potočka zijalka and Velika Raduha (2062 m) with Snežna jama are very famous. Two of the biggest…

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Štajerska

Styria is the largest Slovenian region. It is probably going to be divided into three parts ? new administrative regions. In that area, Styria is going to be divided into two parts, one at the Drava River ? Podravje or Gornja Štajerska (Upper Styria), and the other at the Savinja River ? Savinjska or Spodnja Štajerska (Lower Styria). Let?s take a look at Spodnja Štajerska for the beginning, also because we can reach Savinjska and then Gornja Štajerska over already mentioned passes Črnivec, Motnik, Trojane and Kanderše. Gornja Štajerska (Upper…

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Slovenia Terme – Relaxation for peace lovers

My previous article was about family friendly thermal spas. But, not all of you are planning to visit Slovenia Terme with your family. Maybe you are traveling by your self or with partner, friend, brother, sister or someone else and your main reason for visiting thermal spas isn?t fun, but just relaxation. I will describe some major thermal spas in Slovenia that will be appropriate for you. Dolenjske toplice – one of the oldest thermal spas in Europe Dolenjske toplice are situated in the pleasant environment of vineyard overgrown valley…

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