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Skofja Loka is known as the most preserved medieval town in Slovenia. The majority of the buildings are from from the end of 16th century.
Actuall history of the town started in 973 when the German emperor Oton II donated the territory of Loka to the Bishop Abraham from Freising in Bavaria. Bishofs of Freising had named the settlement of Skofja Loka (Bischoflack). The settlement was proclamed as town in 1274.
The old core of the town is consisted of Mestni trg (town market) called also Plac, and Spodnj trg (lower market) or Lontrg.
Kamniti or Kapucinski most, the Stone Bridge, is one of the oldest bridges of this style in Europe. It is more than 600 years old.
Next to Puštal Castle, on the top of the small hill which dominated the settlement of Puštal is situated a votive... more travel advice
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