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Lipica Stud Farm and Skocjan Caves Day Trip from Koper
"Your guide will meet you at the passenger terminal to escort you to the Lipica Stud Farm one of the oldest stud farms in the world. In a unique natural environment in the middle of fairy meadows and the shade of oak and chestnut trees you will find beautiful white horses that will certainly enchant you. Taking a walk on the Stud Farm estate is like traveling through history. The old manor house and the gracefulness of the Lipizzan horse will take you back in time to when horse carriag the tradition of breeding these white horses has been preserved in the center of the unique Karst landscape which today represents one of the most beautiful natural and cultural monuments in Slovenia. On your trip you will experience the world of the Lipizzan horse
From EUR107.00
 
Skocjan Caves and Piran Private Day Trip from Ljubljana
"Morning pick up at your hotel and drive towards world famous Skocjan caves a unique natural phenomenon and the creation of Reka river. The Skocjan caves are on UNESCO's list of natural and cultural world heritage sites and are definitely worth of visit. Visiting the Caves includes some moderate walking. It is approx 2 hrs guide with a local cave guide. Then you continue towards Slovenian seaside where you will stroll through Piran the old seaport with narrow streets and compact houses. On this tour you will also make a short stop in Portorož. Return to Ljubljana in the afternoon."""Visit Unesco heritage site Skocjan caves and drink cappuccino by the Adriatic sea.
From EUR99.00
 
Bled and Postojna Day Tour
"Just 45 minutes from Ljubljana lies the magical lake Bled. There you can ascend the old castle perched on top of a steep cliff above the glacial Lake Bled. Castle terraces offer spectacular views of the lake and its tiny island in the middle.Your cultural and natural heritage of Bled region. Take a boat ride with ‘Pletna’ – traditional boat made by locals only known at Bled and let the oarsman takes you to the only true island in Slovenia. There is 99 stairs leading to the single nave church from 15th century with a 52-meter high free-standing bell-tower where you can ring a ‘fortune bell’.Continu where wooden path leads along rushing river Radovna through the picturesque gorge which measure 1600m and ends with 26-metre waterfall Sum. Each guest can visit all the attractions: Bled castle Bled Island with boat ride and Vintgar Gorge. On the other hand each guest can visit only one or two attractions. Free time is best used to walk around the lake or tasting a famous Bled’s cream cake in one of the cafes on the bank of Bled Lake.Di most popular karst cave in the world. Hour and a half long guided tour will consist of a ride by electrical train and followed by a walk through beautiful passages and chambers with spectacular drop stones
From EUR97.00

More Things to Do in Livade

White truffle on the Guinness book of World Record

In 2004, the half kilo truffle was the biggest but in the Zigante shop of Livade is on exhibit a bronze molding of a 1,310 g white truffle that was found in Livade on November 2nd 1999. It has been...
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JLBG
Feb 23, 2005

Fritaja tastes better than bronze truffle !

Bronze record white truffle is great but does not taste ! Let us go back to real truffle for taste. Here, a cook is preparing a "Fritaja", scrambled eggs added with thinly cut truffles tastes better...
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JLBG
Dec 10, 2004

Close up on the fritaja

Look on this close-up how the fritaja looks like. The white truffle is not really white but pale grayish-brownish. The slices of truffle appear as darker than the scrambled eggs. There is plenty of...
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Dec 10, 2004

White truffle on TV!

Here a Television crew interviews and films Carlo Zigante for the News. I would not be surprised if that happened every weekend during the month of October as he owns the only company that trade and...
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JLBG
Dec 10, 2004

The scent of the white truffle!

On this picture, Carlo Zigante smells deeply the strong flavor of the big one ! When one knows how strong is the scent of a miserable 10 g white truffle, one cannot imagine how a 500 g truffle may...
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JLBG
Dec 10, 2004

Best 2004 white truffle!

The record truffle, shown here, was "only" a little more than 500 grams ! It was bought on auction by Carlo Zigante, here in the middle of the picture. The price of the white truffle depends of the...
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JLBG
Dec 10, 2004
 
 
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White truffles, vintage 2004!

2004 has not been a good year for the white truffle. There has not been enough rain when the truffles were supposed to grow. 1999 had been a very good year in Istria but since then, each year, the...
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JLBG
Dec 10, 2004

White truffles to look at! Don't touch!

On most tables, the truffles are kept under a glass cover that allows seeing them but keeps the scent. For those who have never smelled the white truffle, it is very special and strong. Some find it...
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JLBG
Dec 10, 2004

White truffles for sale

In another part of the showroom, several tables present truffles for sale. If you click on the picture, you will see the name of the merchant written over the table, behind Zdenka (VT Nikaenen)...
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JLBG
Dec 10, 2004

White truffle experts

Experts are busy looking at the white truffles, smelling them on every side, checking their firmness, evaluating their size, their color and noting everything on the "exam" sheet. The evaluation of...
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JLBG
Dec 10, 2004

White truffle show

On a long table, the best samples of white truffles were on show on silver trays, with an identification number, either alone for the largest samples or as batches when smaller. Single and batches...
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JLBG
Dec 10, 2004

IVth White Truffle days

The official opening ceremony of the "IVth White Truffle days" was held with speeches by organizers and local authorities. The whole ceremony was conducted by the lady on the right of the picture who...
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JLBG
Dec 10, 2004

..... and the winner is

After a couple of hours of very detailed examination, the international jury has proclaimed the winner. This piece of truffel have more then half a kilogram of weight, good enough to make "fritaja"...
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croisbeauty
Oct 25, 2004

White truffels competition

The truffels in the competition for the best in year 2004. This is the final selection of those truffels which passed the preliminary round. International jury, composed of Italian and Croatian...
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Oct 25, 2004

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