EP29: A cake imported from Serbia, a wine that only a saint allows, and dragons without any Games or Thrones. This week we’re in Ljubljana, Slovenia

Show notes:

Guest Rick Kaempfer

Every Cub Ever Rick’s book about Chicago Cubs

Minutia Men Rick’s funny podcast

Free Kicks Rick’s soccer podcast

Rick’s blog


Eat and Drink

Zbornica great spot for Jota and Ricet

Klobasarna Jota and Ricet here, with vegetarian options

Moji Štruklji the place to get excellent Štruklj

Park Cafe in the Park Hotel top place for kremšnita (at Bled,Slovenia)

Central Market one of the best open air markets in Europe

Movia Wine Bar located in the Ljubljana city hall

Gostilna Na gradu great restaurant in the courtyard of Ljubljana castle

Lasko Slovene beer

Tabar Slovenian tapas restaurant


Things to do

St. Martin’s Day the day in Slovenia when must becomes wine

Dragon Bridge

Triple Bridge iconic Ljubljana Bridge

Jože Plečnik house museum dedicated to the legacy of the Ljubljana architect

Ljubljana Castle

Metelkova alternative living and artist community

Lake Bled island church

Triglav National Park