Between the perky iron railing and the striped awning is a view of Lake Bohinj in Triglav National Park.
A similar view from our pension's breakfast room:
The clang, clang, clang of the bells around these Alpen cows' necks momentarily halted as they watched yet another tourist take their photo:
These overhangs are fairly common in mountainous areas. This flatlander is guessing the purpose is to reduce rockfall and avalanches on the road. At any rate I really like the geometry.