Pohorje From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Bachergebirge Pohorje near Maribor Highest point Peak Black Peak (Črni vrh) Elevation 1,543 m (5,062 ft) Coordinates 46°30′13″N 15°27′11″E Geography Location of Pohorje Country Slovenia Range coordinates 46°32′N 15°28′ECoordinates: 46°32′N 15°28′E Parent range Southern Limestone Alps   Pohorje (pronounced [ˈpoːxɔɾjɛ]), also known as … Read More

Slovenska Bistrica

Slovenska Bistrica From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Slovenska Bistrica (pronounced [slɔˈʋeːnska ˈbiːstɾitsa] (listen); German: Windisch-Feistritz) is a town south of Maribor in eastern Slovenia. It is centre of the Municipality of Slovenska Bistrica, one of the largest municipalities in Slovenia. Traditionally the area was part of the Styria region. The town is … Read More

CLIMATE in Maribor/Slovenska Bistrica

Climate Maribor/Slovenska Bistrica has a humid continental climate (Köppen climate classification: Dfb), bordering on oceanic climate (Köppen: Cfb).[12] Average temperatures hover around zero degrees Celsius during the winter. Summers are generally warm. Average temperatures during the city’s warmest month (July) exceed 20 degrees Celsius, which … Read More

18 fascinating facts about Slovenia

18 fascinating facts about Slovenia, the country where one in 20 people keep bees 18 fascinating facts about Slovenia  1. They love bees “Hives and honey are practically a religion in Slovenia – there are around 90,000 beekeepers in a … Read More

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Natural sights: a walk to Black lake

Natural sights: a walk to Black lake The Black Lake is black indeed! Its water is actually crystal clear, but organic waste of plants and animals gathers at the bottom of the lake and create a thick layer of silt … Read More

Natural sights: a walk to BISTRISKI VINTGAR GORGE

Natural sights: a walk to Bistriški Vintgar Gorge Do not expect only a few meters wide gorge surrounded by steep walls in Bistriški Vintgar. This is actually not a gorge but “only” a picturesque valley created by the Bistrica stream. Its … Read More