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Practicing Boleos at El Corte

Nijmegen, Netherlands

A quick video of me dancing at El Corte... practicing boleos with the marvelous Genevieve Van Beek.

Posted by jim.labbe 08:14 Archived in Netherlands Comments (0)

Slovenia's Julian Alps with Brother Ted

Triglav National Park September 18-26

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Below are the best of the best photos from my hike and bike adventures in Slovenia. I have posted more here.

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The trip begins near Bohinj, Slovenia at Bohinjsko Jezero (which I think means lake).

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We climbed and climbed into the Julian Alps and Triglav National Park...

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... to mounatin lakes.

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Encounter exotic alpine salamaders...

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... goats...

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...and majestic vistas.

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We stayed in cozy alpine huts.

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We descended aqua blue rivers.

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As well as crystal clear ones. At this site I saw my first European kingfisher!

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We dined on Slovenian cuisine.

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Before jumping on bikes and circumnavigating the Julian Alps.

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We hiked Vintgar Gorge (google it!).

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Teddy found a funky free bike to ride in a Slovenian village enroute to Italy.

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We arrive in Italy and spend one night there before...

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Climbing a mountain pass and heading back down into Slovenia.

Ten hours later we hopped a train to Zurich, Switzerland where Ted visited with his friend Tobias and I headed on to Marburg Germany.

Posted by jim.labbe 09:23 Archived in Slovenia Comments (4)

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