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Photo Friday: River Soca

river soca

I tell my kids river Soca is magical. So, why would I tell you anything differently. There is probably a very coherent scientific explanations for the emerald green water that has been inspiring and astonishing people for decades but for the sake of the argument, let’s leave it with special powers. Besides kids and me …

10 Reasons You Should Never Take Your Kids to Ljubljana

Ljubljana Castle

1. You will break your tongue trying to pronounce the name of Slovenia’s capital. Imagine how many times your kids will make you say Ljubljana just to mess with you. 2. Nobody knows where it really is. Do you really want your kids to suffer hours of geography lessons, learn there is more to Europe …

Photo Friday: Logar Valley

Logarska Valley

As Slovenia celebrated its Independence Day, we took the day off and went exploring Slovenia’s gem –  Logar Valley. It is one of the most beautiful glacial valleys in Europe. 7 kilometers long, 250 meters wide and surrounded with mountain peaks more than 2000 meters tall. A terrific place for hiking or just gentle strolling, …

Photo Friday: Hvar Island

Hvar Island

Secluded coves, historically rich towns, lush vineyards make Hvar island one of Croatia’s most popular destinations. It is known as an island of superlatives; the longest, the sunniest and the trendiest place in the Adriatic Sea. But I have gotten to know and fall in love with it its mysterious, secluded and serene side. Hvar …

Photo Friday: Coolkidzcooltrips is on Instagram

Every Summer has its own story

Finally summer is upon us. We have plenty of fun activities already planned and many will be on the spur of the moment. It looks like an exciting time. We invite you to keep up with us on our Instagram account, where you can easily find us @Coolkidzcooltrips. And to keep it even easier we …

Can’t Say No to Family Camping: Camping Bled Review

Camping Bled

Camping Bled and its new mobile homes bring everyone closer to camping. The four state of the art houses with all the necessary amenities debunk all excuses for saying no to family camping. While I love camping, I know it comes with a lot of hassle. Especially if you are doing it with kids. Still …

Photo Friday: Beer and Burger Festival Ljubljana

Ljubljana is slowly but surely becoming the food capital of Slovenia. There is so much variety on offer, everyone’s taste buds will be satisfied. Tourist can get their share of the local cuisine and locals can indulge in the exotic meals. And the Open Kitchen project taking place every Friday from Spring to the Fall, …

Why the Game of Thrones Should be Filmed in Slovenia

Slovenia: small, yet diverse. With, wild rivers, stunning castles, vast woods, majestic waterfalls, a capital famous for its dragons…. it has Game of Thrones written all over. As a big fan of the Game of Thrones I often find myself thinking how great it would be if the series was actually filmed in Slovenia. I …