iTravel #2 : I feel sLOVEnia, episode 2

in #travel4 years ago (edited)

Hello my Steemit friends :) In my previous episode I said I will show you 7 reasons why is Slovenia such a special country and a destination worth to visit!

Last time I have revealed only the first reason, so now is the turn to show you the reason number 2!

Reason number 2. - Medieval castles, mansions and fortresses


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In the past many different people from different nations went through Slovenia. One of the most known were the Romans and the Turkish soldiers with their incursions. Both of them left many traces of their era. But the most visible traces from the past are the Medieval castles. The most of them were built in the era of Renaissance and Baroque, some of them even in the Antique.

Hundreds of castles, mansions and fortresses were sown in the country of Slovenia, but many of them took an unpredictable history. Behind many of them remained only the ruins, which are still exciting a modern human because of the stories that were hidden in thick walls, and because of wonderful views of the picturesque landscape.

However still many of these mighty buildings are very well preserved and have an important role in everyday life - in these buildings you can watch various exhibitions and performances, listen to concerts, see the museums, eat, sleep, experience a dream wedding and most important...relive a part of the history and feel the adventure!

Here are some of the most known castles in Slovenia:

Blejski grad
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Predjamski grad
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Ljubljanski grad
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Grad Bogenšperk
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Grad Sevnica
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Grad Brežice
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Grad Otočec
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Grad Snežnik
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In this episode we have covered the second reason, why Slovenia is a perfect destination for traveling. I hope you liked it and that it gave you value. If it did, I would appreciate your upvote, and of course I would be more than happy to answer to your possible questions in the comments. Follow me and you will find out the remaining 5 reasons.

If you have missed the first episode, here is the link:

iTravel #1 : I feel sLOVEnia, episode 1

Thank you IfeelsLOVEnia official FB page for the photos!

See you in the next episode :)

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it looks so pretty an magical there! Thank you for sharing i followed you :)

Thank you, I will try to make my posts as interesting as possible ;)

Nice :)

2nd one picture really awesome!
god job

Thank you, you should see it in live, than you would be amazed ;)

nice shot

I love castles. It is amazing the locations some of them have been built on.

Yes it is indeed. But this is just a small fraction of all the castles and mansions that are in Slovenia, many of them have really astonishing view.

Beautiful photos!

Good job! :)

Beauty of Eastern Europe is unparalleled! We only had the privilege of traveling till Prague, which just touches on the beauty. Brilliant pics.

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