September 8, 2017
Climbing with a view in Čiritež, Croatia, Istria

A day in Rock’n’Roč

Rock’n’Roč already sounds like fun and excitement and… well, it is! Hidden under the Karst plateau, this small crag offers phoenomenal views of Istria mainland. It’s not as known as many of its bigger neighbours, so you can often be alone here. Sunny, southern exposition is another bonus. The crag […]
August 23, 2017
Predjama castle, Slovenia

A day in Postojna

Postojna is probably the northernmost place we will go (apart from the arrival and departure days). But it’s so special, we can’t skip it. The town itself is nothing special. It’s one of the highest slovenian towns and it’s quite cold here most of the time. But it has some […]
August 23, 2017
Miramare castle, Italy

A day in Miramare

Of all the Habsburg creations perhaps the most beautiful one is the Miramare castle, located at an idyllic peninsula a couple kilometers west of Trieste. It was commisioned by archduke Maximillian of Habsburg, brother of kaiser Franz Joseph and he also moved there with his wife, Charlotte of Belgium in […]
June 28, 2017
Tufa paradise, Osp, Slovenia

A day in Luknja

This spectacular crag has many names: local villagers call it Cave-castle, because they used to have some fortifications here (and you can still see the remain of the walls). Local strong climbers simply call it the Hole, while its more elaborate and poetic nickname is Spider’s roof. It used to […]
June 28, 2017
Mišja peč, Slovenia, Coastal region

A day in Mišja

People will say Mišja peč is just a playground for the elite climbers. Well this certainly was the case some 15 years ago. Overhanging, yet very technical; endurance based, yet with high strength requirements; crimps, tufas and slopers one after another in the same route… The routes were somewhat scary, […]