Julian Alps


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Julian Alps

A range of the eastern Alps in Slovenia and northeast Italy. The heavily forested range rises to 2,864 m (9,396 ft).

Julian Alps

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(Placename) a mountain range in Slovenia: an E range of the Alps

Jul′ian Alps′


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a range of the Alps in NW Slovenia. Highest peak, 9394 ft. (2863 m).
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Harry with I was staying at the Ramada Resort, in the picturesque village in the Julian Alps, a few miles from the Italian border.
That evening my wife Jenny and I dined on a terrace beneath chestnut trees with views across to the jagged Julian Alps, getting to know our fellow travellers.
A PA at a Wrexham finance firm has raised PS700 for charity after trekking through a huge thunderstorm on a Slovenian mountain range Fiona Clarke, who works for Hadlow Edwards Wealth Management, in Regent Street, took part in a four-day expedition in the Julian Alps, heading high into the Mount Triglav range, and staying in basic mountain huts along the way After a flight delay of almost 24 hours, Fiona, 24, of Connah's Quay, was glad to get started on the trek.
Embassy in Ljubljana staff converged early on a Saturday in May at an elementary school in a small town in Slovenia's Julian Alps to participate in a GeoBioBlitz, an intensive, handson exploration of the geomorphology and biodiversity of a local gorge.
An essential stop on every itinerary is Lake Bled, nestled among the Julian Alps in the country's northwestern region, overlooked by medieval Bled Castle and instantly recognisable by the tiny island that sits just off-centre, boldly sprouting a cluster of bushy trees, old buildings and a 52m-tall church tower.
Ecological regions and sub - Julian Alps, Western Karavanke - Kamniska Alpe.
Like Slovakia (and don't confuse the two, though it is easy to do so) it is a tremendous holiday location, offering ramblers a network of trails in the Julian Alps.
Along with the area's ski potential, it also has some of the most impressive mountain scenery in Europe - particularly in Bohinj, part of the Julian Alps.
The company also offers a winter package, which includes nine days for skiing and hiking in the Slovenian Julian Alps.
IN A NUTSHELL: One of the newer EU countries is undoubtedly one of the prettiest - and the prettiest part is the spectacular Julian Alps - all jagged snow-capped rock, tranquil lakes and lush green flower-filled meadows in the valleys.