This brand new edition Insight Pocket Guide is the ideal companion for your trip to Slovenia. Expertly written by a local author, it features 12 tailor-made itineraries designed to cover all the recommended sights and attractions, including the historic capital city of Ljubljana and the Krka Valley Monasteries to Ptuj and the Jeruzalem wine road. You can pick the tour to suit the time you have to spare, either half-day, full-day or overnight excursion, so no matter how long your stay you can be sure you will see the very best of this fascinating area. Each route is clearly marked on a detailed and fully-indexed, pull-out map that can be used in conjunction with the guide or independently. There are plenty of ideas for how to spend your leisure time, including information on shopping, eating out and entertainment, as well as essential travel information covering accommodation, transport, health and more.
A British freelance writer currently based in Athens, Greece, Jane Foster has travelled extensively through the Balkans. She has written about Croatia, Slovenia, Montenegro and Greece for guidebook publishers including Footprint, Insight, DK Eyewitness and Fodor's. She has also had travel articles published in several British newspapers including the Telegraph, the Guardian, the Observer and the Independent. A graduate in Architecture, she lived six years in Split, Croatia, before moving to Greece. She speaks English, Italian, Croatian and Greek.