During our visit in Slovenia we decided the most economical way to travel during our European leg of our trip is to buy a car. Yes buying an inexpensive pre-owned (used) car is a better option than taking the train or renting a car. There are a few factors that helped us reach this decision: We are a family of four, it wouldn't be justifiable if you are travelling alone or as a couple. The length of time of our Euorpean leg (about six weeks), if we were travelling . . .
We are here in Koper for about two weeks before deciding on our next destination. During our time with my Uncle we had a good mix of spending time with family (translation: eating) and visiting various small towns in the area. My Uncle is a great host. The days varied from leaving in the morning and driving to a neighbouring small town (Piran, Portoroz, Isola) to relaxing at his home and just enjoying being in one place.
Piran is a beautiful small town on the Adriatic coast. Slovenia has a very small coastline and this tiny town is a gem. The centre is situated on a point jutting out into the Adriatic Sea. All the homes are crowded together, where the red tiled roofs almost touch each other. The walkways are . . .