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#NGTRadar: Travel Lately

The Radar: The top travel news, stories, trends, and ideas from across the web. Got Radar? Follow us on Twitter @NatGeoTravel and tag your favorite travel stories with #NGTRadar. Check back on the blog each Wednesday for our Travel Lately roundup.

The Radar: Travel Lately

The Radar: The top travel news, stories, trends, and ideas from across the web. Got Radar? Follow us on Twitter @NatGeoTraveler and tag your favorite travel stories from the web #NGTRadar. Check back on the blog on Wednesdays for our Travel Lately roundup.

I Heart My City: Marko’s Ljubljana

Marko Orel has studied abroad in Poland, Italy, and the Czech Republic, but his heart will always belong to Slovenia and its small-but-beautiful capital city, Ljubljana. Check out his guide to making the most of his hometown, then add your two cents.

The Radar: The top travel news, stories, trends, and ideas from across the web. Got Radar? Follow us on Twitter @NatGeoTraveler and tag your favorite travel stories from the Web #ngtradar. Check back on the blog for our roundups. Photograph by Jignesh Shirke, My Shot.

The Radar: Top travel news, stories, trends, and ideas from across the web. Got Radar? Follow us on Twitter @NatGeoTraveler and tag your favorite travel stories from the Web #ngtradar. Check back the next day for our daily roundup.

Slovenia is playing England in the World Cup today and we’d wager that you probably know a lot more about one country than the other. So here’s a quick user’s guide to Slovenia. UPDATE: If you’re a Brit who already booked a holiday in Slovenia for this year with one of eight UK travel companies,…

Hello city-lovers! Today we’re headed to the Slovenian capital of Ljubljana, where resident Petra tells us what she loves about her hometown. Want to see your city on IT? Copy and paste our list of fill-in-the-blank questions into an e-mail, fill in your answers, and send your responses to IntelligentTravel@ngs.org. And if you’re still waiting…

To Tour or Not to Tour?

I’m setting off on a group tour to Morocco next week, and throughout my travel planning, I’ve been somewhat apologetic as I explain that yes, as a travel editor, I signed up for a tour. So I was heartened to read Daisann McLane’s column in our current issue espousing the benefits of group travel, which…

In his last post from Slovenia, Traveler photographer Bob Krist mentioned visiting the Lipica Stud Farm, the original home of the famous white Lipizzaner stallions. Today, he sends us a more detailed glimpse inside the riding school. These horses “embody elements of the Slovenian culture,” says narrator Michael Benz of the Slovenian Tourist Board. They…

National Geographic photographer Bob Krist is on assignment in Slovenia, and sends us another peek through his viewfinder (you can find his first one here). Visit his blog for more tips, or get them in person at our upcoming Traveler Photo Seminar in Denver, Colorado on September 27. My assignment has taken me from one…