A brave another world

Who’d guess that mountains (ok, and a bathtub) would be the most missed objects if one moves to Tuscany? There is one mountain queen in Tuscany called Monte Amiata, and when we wished to visit it in late April, it snowed. And then it snowed up the road leading to the top again, in July! Drama! To take amore to Slovenian mountains…

WPC: Edgy, Slovenian-style

About a month ago we spent a day on the edge. Of civilisation, normalcy, unmountainness, unsnow, if you ask a Roman native. Ten minutes higher up another world begins. But today only the edge. Welcome to Logarska dolina, Slovenia. First, a promotional ad, shot in this valley among other locations, which came out with the slogan “Slovenia,…

Playtime

Think of playtime like an innovation lab where tomorrow’s civilization is being actively designed. —Jordan Shapiro (more quotations on importance of play here) Photo: a © signature mmm production

Thursday Doors, August 11

Today three Savinja valley doors and three photos of each. First, a lovely little mountain hut almost in the end of the Logarska valley where we had a snack with a magnificent view of the mountains. More photos from here coming up in future posts. As I was admiring the little house, I had to…

Ten easy pieces from here

Finally it’s raining and I can put up some photos as an illustration of my stay in the country of origin. Petra, don’t stop reading! The cake is coming up! I’ve been all over the place and it’s hard to organise thoughts and images. We have been treated so well by my family and friends…