Prepping olive branches for Palm Sunday at the central market in Ljubljana, Slovenia

Palm Sunday Shopping – Pic du Jour

Prepping olive branches for Palm Sunday shoppers today at the central market in Ljubljana, Slovenia. 12-Apr-2014

A winter scene in Ljubljana, Slovenia's central Prešeren Square.

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Bollywood in Ljubljana

Bollywood in Ljubljana – Pic du Jour

A Bollywood production crew is in town for six days shooting music scenes for an upcoming production. Here’s one of the dancers freshening up between takes late this morning at Ljubljana’s central Preseren Square. Sorry, I didn’t get his name. Related articles Seven Snaps Between Storms in Ljubljana’s Old Town …

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Ljubljana’s Museum of Contemporary Art – 2014 Schedule

Today’s Pic du Jour was actually snapped today, and serves a practical purpose, too: presenting the 2014 exhibit schedule for my favorite museum in Ljubljana, the Museum of Contemporary Art. So if you’re planning to be in town this year, you have no excuse.

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Abandoned: 21 Photos From Ljubljana’s Oldest Pool

This is the Kopališče Kolezija, the oldest swimming pool facility in Ljubljana, Slovenia’s capital. Located southwest of the city center, a public pool has been in this area since at least 1879. It probably hasn’t always been this colorful, making it a fitting inauguration for a new and occasional urban …

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Flash Gallery: 34 Pics From the 2014 Collecta Fair in Ljubljana

Here’s another Flash Gallery, this time from today’s opening day of the 2014 Collecta Collectors Fair in Ljubljana, Slovenia. Seriously – what Kiss fan wouldn’t want this limited edition Pez dispenser quartet? The fair, this year celebrating its eight edition, features all the usual suspects in the world of collecting …


The Three Most Haunting Cherubs You Haven’t Yet Seen Today

That’s how a friend described these perky wooden statuettes when I showed them to her but I don’t agree. I find them irresistibly photogenic, screaming to tell a story. They’d likely have interesting tales to tell. These wooden cherubs are just three of several dozens that protrude from the altar …

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Church of St. Anthony of Padua – Kobarid

Today’s Pic du Jour is of the steps leading to the Church of St. Anthony of Padua at the Italian Soldiers Ossuary in Kobarid, Slovenia, which houses the remains of soldiers who were killed in the infamous Battles of Caporetto in the first World War. Kobarid is also home to a …

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Ljubljana’s Central Market

Today’s Pic du Jour is this snap taken late yesterday morning of Ljubljana’s central market where I proudly reign and rule as Mayor. On Foursquare, anyway. When I’m in town, I visit six days a week and keep a regularly-updated market-related photo album on Google+ here. I’m not at all a …


13 Photos From Recent Floods in Planina, Slovenia

This is currently the end of the road where the village of Planina and Planinsko polje, the plain that bears its name, converge. If you weren’t familiar with the area, you’d think you were standing at the edge of small boat launch on the shore of calm lake. The plain, …