Slovenia (37th-> 45th days)

37th Day, Wednesday, September 27th, day of rest in Maribor and city tour. We meet Lucas, Polish cyclo-traveler.

38th Day, Thursday 28th September, we take the road towards Ljubljana, the capital. We camp in a field in Prebold: 83 km travelled.

Cycling in Slovenia to Ljubljana
En route to Ljubljana, with our friend Lucas
Lucas who slept in the beautiful star, despite the cold
Lucas who slept in the beautiful star, despite the cold

39th Day, Friday 29th September, we arrive in town around 3.30 pm: 65km travelled. 

40th and 41st Day, weekend in Ljubljana.

Yasmina on the bridge in Ljubljana
Ljubljana, a city surprising by its beauty and dynamism

Ljubljana City Center

Ljubljana City Center

42nd Day, Monday 2 October, departure from Ljubljana. After two punctures on Arthur’s tyre we arrive at Postojna where we spend the night in hostel and where we meet two young Frenchmen from Haute Savoie on holiday in Slovenia: 60 km travelled.

43rd Day, Tuesday 3 October, we take the departure of Postojna, the day is quite rainy. We arrive on the coast at Koper: 70 km travelled.

Pigs in Slovenia on the road to Koper
These beautiful Slovenian pigs
The Couchsurfing caravan in Koper
Thanks Gregor for this beautiful night in caravan
In front of the Couchsurfing caravan in Koper
In Slovenian Gypsies

44th Day, Wednesday 4 October, bike Ride along the cities of the Slovenian coast (Koper-> Isola-> Strunjan): about 25 km travelled.

Koper, city center
Koper, city center
Arthur Cycling on the port of Koper
Port of Koper
First bathing in Koper for Arthur
1st bathing, beach of Koper

45th Day, Thursday, October 5, after a morning at the beach of Strunjan, we go to Piran for a tour of the city. We pass the Croatian border at the end of the day and put the tent at 6km before the town of Umag.

Piran, centre
Arthur at the top of the Piran bell tower
At the top of the city control tower
Arthur repairs a flat tire in Piran
Puncture at the bottom of the wall of Piran
Yasmina in the streets of Piran
Steep descent of the alleys

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