Top Choice Food & Drinks in Bovec

Zaklad Soče

Small but filled with a careful selection of local wines, craft beers, cheeses and cured meats, 'The Treasure of Soča' lives up to its name.
Spices in Idrija

Hiša Zelišč

This appealing place specialises in all-natural herbs, whether for teas or aromatherapy. You'll need to ring or email ahead, but once you're here, you might find yourself spending half a day learning about the herbs…
Arts & Crafts in Idrija

Vanda Lapajne

An excellent lace shop that's been in the same family since 1875, Vanda Lapajne has the usual tablecloths and the like, but also some modern takes on the whole lace obsession with earrings, bracelets and handbags.
Food in Radovljica


A central farmers-market foodstore, just next to the TIC. Stocks loads of delicious locally made products like honey, cheese and edible oils, as well as fresh fruit and veg.
Arts & Crafts in Idrija

Studio Koder

Of all the lace shops in town, we like the superior Studio Koder, a small, but stylish shop across from the TIC – the quality is unimpeachable, and there's no hard sell.
Gifts & Souvenirs in Lake Bled

Zakladi Slovenije

The perfect spot to pick up that last-minute gift or souvenir – whether it be a bottle of wine, a T-shirt or locally made cheese, honey or chocolate.
Arts & Crafts in Kropa

UKO Kropa Forgers’ Workshop

Across the street from the Iron Forging Museum, pop into the UKO Kropa forgers' workshop, which exhibits and sells all manner of articles made of wrought iron – from lamps and doorknobs to garden gates.
Shopping Centre in Lake Bled

Bled Shopping Centre

A modern, central complex that's home to banks, a supermarket, stores, restaurants and services.
Books in Kranj

Mladinska Knjiga

Sells regional maps.