Bohinj: what I miss, and the things that I look forward to seeing

The last two years have been a serious reality check for globetrotters, frequent fliers, and those who usually got away as often as they could. Travellers now inhabit that rather uncertain no man's land between unrestricted movement and outright lockdown, with day to day pandemic-related uncertainty impacting upon decision-making of whether to venture forth, and…

Lake Bohinj welcomes all who arrive with the best of intentions

The Great Reset is a term that has been bandied around for the last year, primarily in the wake of and to some extent the continuation of the novel coronavirus pandemic. Seen by many as more a basis for what conspiracy theorists have presaged for years than a coordinated global response to Covid-19 and the…

Bohinj: what’s on offer to overnight guests

This blog post reviews many(but far from all) of Lake Bohinj's accommodation options in what has become a shrinking marketplace due to the demise of many of its mainstay operators. My overall rating(out of ten) is born from part experience and the location, tariff and facilities relevant to each property. Being purely subjective, I have…

Bohinjsko/From Bohinj initiative seeks to identify the region with quality, area-specific produce

Slovenia's Bohinj region has this last few months made the headlines for the wrong reasons, undermining the many unique attributes that favourably sets it apart from the neighbouring resort of Bled. An ethos reflecting the tight rein held by the Triglav National Park(TNP) authority, the environmental watchdog tasked with overseeing two thirds of the Bohinj…