Ever wondered what it'll be like to bed down in a military jail cell in Slovenia? One word. Hedonistic.
Far from being the restrictive trip that she feared, a self-guided bike tour in Slovenia turned into a woman's own adventure.
Slovenia's petite capital is a pretty Central European city set on the bend of a river and overlooked by a medieval hill castle.
Max Davidson finds everyone smiling in a nation of forests and old-fashioned charm.