Awa on the Road

My journeys, discoveries and fascinations


Cloister Olimje

OLIMJE – Herbs and flowers gardens

Herbs are used by monks for healing and flowers are needed for their bees. Continue reading “OLIMJE – Herbs and flowers gardens”

OLIMJE – Altar dripping with gold

With the first glance you get captured with its extravagant beauty. Continue reading “OLIMJE – Altar dripping with gold”

OLIMJE – Old pharmacy

Supposedly it’s one of the three oldest pharmacies in Europe. Continue reading “OLIMJE – Old pharmacy”

OLIMJE – Cloister in a castle

In XVII century it was just an abandoned castle. Thanks to the monks it turned into flourishing cloister. Continue reading “OLIMJE – Cloister in a castle”

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