July 13, 2014. The date Katarina Zrnič, Koča's shop on the Golici, a popular mountain above Jesenice, where, in May, for the meadows full of daffodils, threw the trumpets of the hikers, especially remembered. On this day, Anže Kopitar, the world-famous hockey player of Hrušica, Golica, whose legendary brother Ansambel Avsenik dedicated the entire song, brought the Stanley Cup, the highest value in the world of hockey, with the helicopter.
Anže Kopitar was rather mysterious about his visit. "He just told the media he would take the trophy to the mountain, but he did not say which one. They all thought he would take him to Triglav, but because he was a native he brought it to us and the helicopter." an unforgettable surprise, which will last exactly five years on July 13, is still very vivid today Katarina Zrnič, the Koca shop at Golici.
"When we heard the helicopter, we thought first that an accident had happened, after which the helicopter landed and Anza intervened with her father, partner and personal security officer." Katarina said, but I said I will be here once brought the cup The surprise was perfect! "Our interlocutor laughed after many years. She also recalled that Kopi took the prestigious cup to the pastor on the Hrušana plantation, and then placed her in the event at the Podmežakla hockey hall in Jesenice.
From Kališče to Komna and Kredarica
This is one of your favorite memories of the janitor's life, although there are still many of them in the store. They are connected with work in Kališče, where she began her care work, at the time as a member of PD Kranj, and continued in higher positions, also in Komna, and also besieged Kredarici, who belongs to PD Ljubljana – Matica.
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"I always looked against Mežakli"
"The mountains always attracted me.I come from Jesenice and from there I always looked at Mežakli", begins with its mountains a closely related story, which we present in our section on Thursday titled The stories of managers of Slovenian mountain huts.
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Although Katarina admits that she did not defend her work in the highlands, where she prefers as in the lower parts, she also likes Golica, a mountain that consecrated her Avseniks to the song "Golica", without which hockey revenue in Slovenia is not possible , and which can boast the adjective of the most played instrumental compositions in the world. Of course, they also have a harmonica in the hut, and anyone who can pick up their keys can borrow and play. Golico also played in front of the cabin also Sašo Avsenik, the grandson of the late Slavko Avsenik, and Katarina does not hide that this was another special occasion.
Golica? Dubai and Monte Carlo in the same breath.
"I tell myself we have Dubai and Monte Carlo here at the same time, because you see when the weather is beautiful, Julijca and all the way to Ljubljana, from the top of Golica to Austria.
He says that if you want to be a caretaker, you need to like mountains as well as people, and those who think they are going to earn a lot in the mountains say they prefer to stay home.
The most common question: are daffodils already blooming?
She lives in Koča on the Golici, at an altitude of 1,582 meters above sea level, which can be reached in up to eight directions, suitable for children aged three to 85, she spends half a year, so this is her home, says she. The biggest "ruker" is, of course, in May, when the daisies bloom on the slopes of Golica and the hikers are actually visiting massively. At that time, the telephone in the hut is constantly ringing, but the questions are the same as the eggs of the egg: are the daffodils already blooming?
In the summer, it misses the interval of May
Although it is the worst at the time – this summer he moved to June because most of the rain was raining in May, if not even snow – Katarina misses the May naval season.
"Especially in summer, when Slovenes are at sea or prefer to go to high mountains, I really miss May. I like when action is when people are" recognized by a caretaker who wants people to improve before they go to the mountains get ready for a ride and learn about behavior that is only suitable in the mountains.
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