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P for persimmon

P for persimmon

In autumn, when nature turns its visual pallet into all kinds of earthy colors and the wind blows away the leaves on almost every tree, we suddenly lo ...
10th October

10th October

The 10th October 1975 is a very special and important day in my life, since it was then when Ivič Kotnik and I managed to climb on the top of Makalu, ...
Frank Zappa

Frank Zappa

I was looking through my old schedule planer from my rock concerts, in which I keep track of my visits along with the tickets I bought for them, just ...
Patagonia – between love and hate

Patagonia – between love and hate

When speaking the word Patagonia the average Slovene would get the stereotypical idea of a distant place, a somewhat mystical world, a somewhere far-o ...
If you don't jump, you are not... Bosnian?

If you don't jump, you are not... Bosnian?

Some jump with their legs crosses, some jump on their heads, others jump in pairs, or in groups of three, so they can luckily climb back on the shor ...
When the Weather Laughs at Me

When the Weather Laughs at Me

About six years ago, Rick and I were sailing around Mexico when my mother decided to pay us a visit. After two years with nothing but sunshine, I dare ...
The light of the polar day

The light of the polar day

The light of the polar day is an unbelievable experience. It is like the source of life itself; especially looking at in places with 300 km and more a ...
Lake Baško and Zelenci

Lake Baško and Zelenci

Last year we presented you the Harley Owners Group meeting or the meeting of the “hogs” in Portorož that we wrote about in our Beehive, so this year w ...
Šugo

Šugo

In our family, this is what we call homemade tomato paste. The name is familar to me, because the etymological ear clearly places the sauce in the wor ...