• Slovenia,  Travel

    Slovenia: Is Maribor worth visiting?

    I’ve always associated Slovenia with the skiers I’ve used to see on the Austrian slopes and whose language was successfully deciphered by me through the similarity to the Polish. I knew that the culture of Slovenia was quite close to the Polish and Austrian, and I knew they had good food with encouraging prices. But for some reason so far I have never been motivated enough to travel to those areas – and that was a mistake! Fortunately now, while living in Graz I have about 60km to the Slovenian border and about an hour to Maribor. Not looking for excuses, we decided to go there during the weekend to try the local cuisine…