Ljubljana

What every city can learn from Ljubljana

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Towards the end of this summer, just when I thought I had seen all there is to see about Eastern Europe, Ljubljana happened and it blew me away within, erm, probably two minutes of exiting the train station. It had everything I was looking for: small-town lanes, laid-back cafes, that certain "everything is possible" vibe, a beautiful sunset over the canal - [...]

11 reasons to visit Ljubljana

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There are a few cities that have sat on my "must visit" list so long that they have changed and in some ways they are no longer the place I thought they were. At the risk of offending my editor and many of you lovely readers, Berlin was one of those cities for me. By the time I visited it was no longer "up and coming"; it had come up as high as it pos[...]