Why I fell in love with Slovenia

Love was in the air the moment US writer Noah Charney set foot in LjubljanaAnd after he met his future wife, there was a whole country to get passionate about, with dramatic landscapes, curious traditions and great food

‘The wind makes Karst people stay in, and gives them character’: walker and author Nick Hunt

For the Stanford’s Travel Book of the Year nominee, the Bora wind influences every part of life on this wild plateau – straddling Italy and Slovenia – from the architecture to the inhabitants and their food.

Julian Worker has written a number of travel books including

Travels through History : France

Travels through History – The Balkans: Journeys in the former Yugoslavia

Travels through History – Northern Ireland and Scotland

Five gorgeous short hikes in Europe

The ‘man who hiked the world’ is an Instagrammer from London who travels the globe in search of great walking routes. Here he picks his favourites in Europe, all under five hours

Melania Trump’s Slovenian home town cashes in on White House link

Sevnica, an hour east of Slovenian capital Ljubljana, is offering visitors first lady-related merchandise from wine and cake to pies and salami. But locals may be tiring of the connection already