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What’s The Sliva Story page all about?

What’s The Sliva Story page all about?

On our page The Sliva Story, we are going to publish our own imagined story with the headline “Translucent civilization“, well it’s more like an adventure novel. On our recent travel around Peru, we were inspired to write down the novel. Yes, Machu Picchu is […]

Colorado Snow Shapes

Colorado Snow Shapes

Chris from Daily Photo Blog sent us this beautiful winter photo from Colorado, a place we also dream of visiting someday. It’s just wintertime there and when he was hiking, he found this picturesque moment on the way and captured it on a photo. You can […]

Sliva freeride skiing trip to Tauplitz

Sliva freeride skiing trip to Tauplitz

This weekend, some of the Sliva members made a trip from the north-eastern Slovenia to Tauplitz ski center. It was the first day this season when there was enough snow for proper freeride skiing in combination with a sunny weather without any cloud in the […]

1 thing you need on all travels: Lavender hydrolate

1 thing you need on all travels: Lavender hydrolate

Maybe you haven’t even heard of that thing – but I claim it’s something that should be with you on your trips, always and ever. Why, you ask? It is super-helpful with literally all of the skin trouble – no matter whether your skin is […]

Sliva Blog Got The Versatile Blogger Award

Sliva Blog Got The Versatile Blogger Award

We’re super excited to have received The Versatile Blogger Award Nomination – big thanks for the nomination goes to Jenn. I can suggest you to check their blog The Redhead Abroad for awesome posts about her travel experiences. The award we got is given by bloggers to bloggers […]

Summer outdoor recreation in Slovenia

Summer outdoor recreation in Slovenia

As somebody else said, Slovenia is not just Ljubljana, Bled and Postojna cave. Slovenia is, as of our experience, a true outdoor playground. In one day, you can visit a complete flat land, drive under the mountains which reach 2.864 meters, and swim in the […]

Should I buy flat or SPD pedals for my mountain-bike?

Should I buy flat or SPD pedals for my mountain-bike?

You are or aspire to be a mountain-biker, right? It is quite simple to decide about which type of pedals you want to buy: If you tend to do a lot of uphills, use your mountain bike mainly to maintain fitness and go downhill on […]

e-reader, tablet, nothing, or both? :)

e-reader, tablet, nothing, or both? :)

Anything at all? A girlfriend of mine recently thought about purchasing something, either a tablet or an e-reader. So we did a bit of a research. For now, she has a laptop and a smartphone. I used to be the same, but since a few […]

Best tablet and laptop for travel

Best tablet and laptop for travel

By now you probably know that I travel a lot and because of the nature of my work I have to “open up” my laptop even when I am on holidays. So, over the years I learned few things what a laptop for travel needs to […]

Question answered: How to get from Colombo to Arugam Bay, Sri Lanka?

Question answered: How to get from Colombo to Arugam Bay, Sri Lanka?

Despite the fact that the distance between Colombo and Arugam Bay is around 300 km, the ride with a car or bus is going to take between 8 and 9 hours. Rent a car Renting a car is not something you do on Sri Lanka, […]