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It’s funny how a first lady can awaken the world to an entire country.

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Melania Trump’s homeland has seen a massive spike in interest since 2016, and not just because people are interested in where she's from. Pictures of the Julian Alps, where you can hike from hut to hut for weeks on end, whet our collective appetites. And then, inevitably, we run into the even more inviting images of Lake Bled.

We’ll show you how to hike through spots like Triglav National Park — and all the other places to find the best scenery in Slovenia. You’ll also learn about some of the foods to try, like the thick, meaty Bograc stew, and how to take a train trip through Slovenia, stopping in many of the country's magical seaside towns.

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10 things Slovenians can be proud of

6 amazing Slovenian towns you can reach by train

Five incredible small European towns you can visit by rail

18 photos that’ll have you scrambling to book a trip to Slovenia

I just traveled 3,300 miles through Europe. These were my favorite moments.

How to road trip Eastern Europe

11 things you’ll miss when you leave Slovenia


How to go hut-to-hut hiking in Slovenia’s glorious Julian Alps

Everything you’ll miss in Slovenia if you only see Lake Bled

5 places to see Slovenia’s incredible natural beauty

9 traditional and hearty Slovenian dishes you need to know

How to plan the ultimate road trip through the Balkans

4 underrated Eastern European wine regions to visit before they’re famous

Ana Ros, the world’s best female chef of 2017, is putting Slovenian cuisine on the map

Don’t visit Slovenia’s Lake Bled without eating this creamy cake

Why Slovenia should be a mandatory stop on your next trip to Europe


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