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Ljubljana, Train Journey to Klagenfurt

Ljubljana Train Journey to Klagenfurt Austria

The view from the bedroom window when we woke was  a dreary and disappointing misty morning that obscured the view of the city buildings but we were planning to take a trip to Klagenfurt in Austria today so we hoped that the weather might improve along the way.

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Slovenia, Yugoslavia and the Balkans

Yugoslavia had been created in 1918 after the First World War by the victorious western allies in the hope of bring some stability to the Balkans but this had been a hopelessly optimistic attempt to impose a solution on a disparate region of Europe who were never going to coexist easily as one single nation.

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