Koper is one of Slovenia's four coastal cities on the Adriatic Sea (the others are Piran, Portoroz, and Izola). It is home to Slovenia's largest maritime port and offers great views of large shipping vessels in action. Like the other coastal cities, its style is very Italianate and beautiful.
From the Koper Travel Guide
Good location although it's near a parking truck and it's a little noisy at certain hours. It's near from the city centre, just 5 or 10 minutes walking. All the installations are pretty new and really comfortable. It's a value for your money. It's one of the best places that I've been sleeping. ... more
Travelling from Koper to Rijeka
Hiya, I would like to go from Koper (in Slovenia) to Rijeka or -better- to the island of Rab (both in Croatia). Is there a direct bus or train link between Koper and Rijeka? Can anyone advice me on this, please? Cheers! ...
yeah I think most of Southern Euorpe is hell-like-heat right now... try visiting Koper in Slovenia - only a few miles from Trieste. Also Venice is about 2-3 hour train ride. And the Croatian coast is not far by ferry. Trieste is a great location for exploring - good choice. ...
Visited the two other main towns along the Slovenian coast, Isola & Piran. Both nice fishing/boating towns similar to Fremantle. No real beaches to swim though, although they make do by making the water accessible with steps & ladders. (Swimming beach at Koper) Both towns have Venetian heritage, so ...
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