Wild Swimming Picture of the Week: Slovenia


On a hot summer day, what could be more refreshing than slipping into the cool, clear waters of the River Krka. This is what Slovenian Martin Strel did before he swam the Danube, Mississippi, Parana and Yangtze, before tackling the Amazon. But for the rest of us, what could be more exciting than plunging into a hidden Slovenian waterfall. Here the rivers, lakes and waterfalls, are cleaner, safer and more accessible than anywhere in Europe and the health benefits of a wild swim or natural dip are now well known, so take the plunge and dip in. Imagine a summer of swimming, exploring and discovering hidden places to swim, snorkel and sunbathe. Visit and discover glorious rivers and lakes and swimming holes, all of your own. More…

For those of us who love wild swimming and live in Leicester, this scene looks very similar to our own Abbey Park.


Swimming in Abbey Park Leicester


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